World IP Day 2016 - Bay Area

The Bay Area intellectual property community is invited to attend a cocktail reception and hear remarks from local leaders in intellectual property as we celebrate World Intellectual Property Day on April 21, 2016 at the Silicon Valley U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.  World IP Day is celebrated around the world to promote discussion of the role of intellectual property in encouraging innovation and creativity. 


John Cabeca, Director, Silicon Valley U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Honorable Matthew Clements, Lead Administrative Patent Judge, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Honorable Paul Grewal, Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California

Lisa Turbis, Director, Global IP and Litigation, Autodesk

Hosted by the USPTO and AIPLA and WIPO

Reception sponsored by Morrison Foerster & Fenwick

The event is free and open to the public, but please register by April 19: