Economics events

Conferences, symposia, workshops, and visiting speakers bring together international experts focusing on patent, trademark, trade secret, and copyright policy. These events advance knowledge and understanding of important topics in the economics of intellectual property (IP), including assessing the economic implications of domestic and international laws and policies regarding IP.

Conferences and roundtables

OCE hosts/co-hosts conferences and roundtables at the USPTO or at partner institutions to explore economic, legal, and policy developments in intellectual property.

Chief Economist Speaker Series

Academics are invited to the USPTO to present their latest research on patent, trademark, trade secret, or copyright issues.

PatentsView workshops

Events on PatentsView, OCE's patent data visualization and analysis platform, that focus on improving the quality and availability of patent data.