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Enhanced Patent Quality Initiative events

The Enhanced Patent Quality Initiative (EPQI) ensures we are positioned for a continuous process of patent quality improvement well into the future. We are building more confidence in our patent system, making the system understandable and usable by all inventors, and ensuring each of our customers is treated fairly and professionally throughout the patent application process. Join one of our many events that discuss this topic.

August 2001
7
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership August 7, 2001
12:00 AM ET
7
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical (BCP) Customer April 17, 2001 Arlington, VA US
12:45 AM ET
20
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership August 20-24, 2001
12:30 AM ET
November 2001
15
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership November 15, 2001
12:00 AM ET
March 2002
19
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership March 19, 2002
12:00 AM ET
October 2002
8
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership October 8, 2002 Arlington, VA US
12:00 AM ET
8
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical
12:45 AM ET
January 2003
14
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership January 14, 2003
12:00 AM ET
April 2003
29
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership April 29, 2003
12:00 AM ET
July 2003
29
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership July 29, 2003
12:00 AM ET
29
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership July 29, 2003
12:00 AM ET
29
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership July 29, 2003
12:00 AM ET
October 2003
29
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:45 AM ET
February 2004
3
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
1:00 AM ET
April 2004
27
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:15 AM ET
August 2004
3
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:00 AM ET
December 2004
8
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:00 AM ET
March 2005
15
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:00 AM ET
October 2005
10
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
1:00 AM ET
November 2005
10
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:30 AM ET
January 2006
1
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
1:45 AM ET
June 2006
13
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:45 AM ET
September 2006
13
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:15 AM ET
December 2006
5
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:30 AM ET
5
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:45 AM ET
June 2007
13
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:30 AM ET
September 2007
12
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:30 AM ET
December 2007
4
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:30 AM ET
March 2008
12
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:30 AM ET
June 2008
4
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:15 AM ET
September 2009
9
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical/Customer Partnership
12:45 AM ET
November 2009
20
TPAC Meeting Agenda - November 20, 2009 Alexandria, VA US
12:00 AM ET
February 2010
11
Patent Public Advisory Committee (PPAC) Meeting - Feb 11, 2010
8:00 AM ET
25
TPAC (Trademark Public Advisory Committee) Meeting - Feb 25, 2010 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
March 2010
2
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:45 AM ET
3
PPAC Quarterly Meeting - March 3, 2010
11:00 AM ET
April 2010
29
PPAC (Patent Public Advisory Committee) Meeting - April 29, 2010 Alexandria, VA US
12:00 AM ET
May 2010
7
TPAC (Trademark Public Advisory Committee) Meeting - May 7, 2010 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
June 2010
1
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:45 AM ET
August 2010
8
PPAC Weekly Meeting
12:00 AM ET
September 2010
2
TPAC Meeting - September 2, 2010 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
8
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:00 AM ET
November 2010
23
TPAC (Trademark Public Advisory Committee) Meeting - November 23, 2010 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
December 2010
8
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:00 AM ET
February 2011
10
TPAC (Trademark Public Advisory Committee) Meeting - February 11, 2011 Alexandria, VA US
1:30 PM ET
March 2011
2
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
1:00 AM ET
April 2011
14
PPAC Quarterly Meeting - April 14, 2011 Alexandria, VA US
8:00 AM ET
June 2011
1
Streamlined Patent Reexamination Proceedings Roundtable
12:00 AM ET
2
TPAC (Trademark Public Advisory Committee) - June 3, 2011 Alexandria, VA US
12:00 AM ET
8
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
1:00 AM ET
July 2011
14
PPAC Quarterly Meeting - July 14, 2011 Alexandria, VA US
8:00 AM ET
August 2011
19
TPAC (Trademark Public Advisory Committee) Meeting - August 19, 2011 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
September 2011
1
PPAC Quarterly Meeting - September 1, 2011 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
13
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:15 AM ET
13
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:30 AM ET
November 2011
17
Trademark Public Advisory Committee Meeting - November 18, 2011 Alexandria, VA US
3:00 PM ET
December 2011
1
PPAC Quarterly Meeting - December 1, 2011 Alexandria, VA US
8:00 AM ET
January 2012
18
PPAC Conference Call Agenda (Janurary 18, 2012)
1:00 AM ET
21
USPTO to Host Combined Medical Device & Biotechnology Partnership Meeting
1:00 AM ET
February 2012
1
PPAC Conference Call Agenda (February 1, 2012)
12:00 AM ET
14
PPAC Quarterly Meeting - February 14, 2012 Alexandria, VA US
8:00 AM ET
March 2012
8
Trademark Public Advisory Committee Meeting - March 2012 Alexandria, VA US
3:30 PM ET
April 2012
25
WES - Women's Entrepreneurship Symposium
12:45 AM ET
June 2012
6
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:45 AM ET
14
PPAC Quarterly Meeting - June 14, 2012 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
26
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:45 AM ET
July 2012
12
Trademark Public Advisory Committee Meeting - July 2012 Alexandria, VA US
3:00 PM ET
September 2012
5
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:45 AM ET
14
Texas Regional Independent Inventors Conference
12:45 AM ET
27
PPAC Quarterly Meeting - September 27, 2012 Alexandria, VA US
8:15 AM ET
October 2012
11
Trademark Public Advisory Committee Meeting - October 2012 Alexandria, VA US
3:00 PM ET
15
USPTO Semiconductor Customer Partnership Meeting October 15, 2002
12:30 AM ET
December 2012
13
PPAC Quarterly Meeting - December 13, 2012 Alexandria, VA US
8:00 AM ET
14
Second USPTO Cooperative Patent Classification (CPC) External User Day
12:30 AM ET
February 2013
19
PPAC Conference Call Agenda (February 19, 2013)
12:00 AM ET
28
Thursday February 28, 2013 - Executive Session 3:00 - 4:00pm (EST)
3:00 PM ET
March 2013
6
Postponement of the March 6, 2013, RCE Outreach Event
12:00 AM ET
14
PPAC Quarterly Meeting - March 14, 2013 Alexandria, VA US
12:00 AM ET
April 2013
23
Design Day 2013 - A Smashing Success!
12:15 AM ET
May 2013
8
PPAC Conference Call - May 8, 2013
12:00 AM ET
16
PPAC Conference Call - April 23, 2013
12:00 AM ET
16
PPAC Quarterly Meeting - May 16, 2013 Alexandria, VA US
9:30 AM ET
June 2013
4
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:00 AM ET
21
Innovation Expo
12:15 AM ET
July 2013
8
Trademark Public Advisory Committee Meeting - July 2013 Alexandria, VA US
3:00 PM ET
August 2013
5
PPAC Conference Call - August 5, 2013
5:00 PM ET
14
PPAC Pre-Meeting Public Session - August 14, 2013 , US
2:00 AM ET
15
PPAC Quarterly Meeting - August 15, 2013 Alexandria, VA US
9:30 AM ET
September 2013
10
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership
12:00 AM ET
13
PPAC Conference Call - September 13, 2013
12:00 AM ET
October 2013
18
TPAC Quarterly Meeting - October 2013 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
November 2013
19
An Introduction to Patents and Trademarks - Free Workshop
12:45 AM ET
December 2013
February 2014
28
Trademark Public Advisory Committee Meeting - February 2014
9:00 AM ET
March 2014
5
Roundtable on the Written Description Requirement for Design Applications
1:00 PM ET
April 2014
24
World IP Day 2014
12:30 AM ET
27
Florida Regional Independent Inventors Conference Tampa, FL US
12:15 AM ET
May 2014
1
Intellectual Property Training Programs and Conferences
12:30 AM ET
17
New York Saturday Seminar
12:30 AM ET
June 2014
19
Trademark Public Advisory Committee Meeting - June 2014 Alexandria, VA US
3:00 PM ET
26
Deputy Director Michelle K. Lee Presents June 26 Lecture at Stanford Law School
12:45 AM ET
30
Denver Satellite Office Opening Ceremony June 30
12:45 AM ET
July 2014
19
Saturday Seminars at the Detroit Office
12:00 AM ET
21
Joint 5x5 Relay and Swearing-in Ceremony, July 21, 2014 in San Jose
12:00 AM ET
22
Alexandria, Virginia - Software Partnership Meeting Alexandria, VA US
12:15 AM ET
August 2014
14
16th Annual Independent Inventors Conference
12:00 AM ET
September 2014
November 2014
14
First Cybersecurity Partnership Meeting Menlo Park, CA US
8:30 AM ET
December 2014
January 2015
8
USPTO Trade Secret Symposium Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
14
USPTO DevOps Day in January 2015 Alexandria, VA US
5:30 PM ET
21
Eligibility Forum (Subject Matter Eligibility) Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
29
ESTTA USERS FORUM Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
February 2015
18
Roundtable on Domestic and International Issues Related to Privileged Communications Between Patent Practitioners and Their Clients Alexandria, VA US
10:00 AM ET
19
Patent Public Advisory Committee Quarterly Meeting - February 2015 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
19
Roundtable on Evolving TTAB Processes Alexandria, VA US
12:30 PM ET
24
Clemson, South Carolina Clemson, SC US
10:00 AM ET
27
Trademark Public Advisory Committee Quarterly Meeting - February 2015 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
March 2015
18
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership- April 7, 2015
10:45 AM ET
23
"What You Need to Know About IP" - Roadshow (North Carolina) , NC US
12:00 PM ET
25
USPTO Quality Summit Alexandria, VA US
8:30 AM ET
28
Women's Entrepreneurship Symposium New York, NY US
9:30 AM ET
31
#USPTOJobsCA: Silicon Valley Recruitment Webinar
12:00 PM PT
April 2015
7
PTAB to Host Second Boardside Chat on Tuesday, April 7th Focused on Ex Parte Appeals
12:00 PM ET
7
PTAB Boardside Chat Webinar - April 7, 2015
12:00 PM ET
10
225th Anniversary of the Patent Act Celebration Alexandria, VA US
2:00 PM ET
13
#PTORoadTrip15: Patent Examiner Silicon Valley Recruitment Road Trip
8:00 AM PT
17
#USPTOHiresHeroes: IT Veteran Hiring Fair 2015 Alexandria, VA US
8:15 AM ET
20
Celebrating the Expansion of Patent Law Pro Bono Assistance in the Upper Midwest St Paul, MN US
1:00 PM CT
22
Patent Basics for Inventors, Entrepreneurs, and Startups New York, NY US
6:00 PM ET
25
PTRC Training and Events
10:00 AM ET
25
PTRC Training and Events
10:00 AM ET
25
PTRC public seminar on intellectual property protection Akron, OH US
10:00 AM ET
27
Intellectual Property Basics for Inventors, Entrepreneurs, and Startups New York, NY US
7:00 PM ET
28
Going Global with Intellectual Property: Copyrights
1:00 PM ET
29
USPTO Forum on the Geneva Act: Final Rules Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
29
Going Global with Intellectual Property: Patent Cooperation Treaty
1:00 PM ET
30
Going Global with Intellectual Property: Trademarks
1:00 PM ET
30
Intellectual Property Basics for Inventors, Entrepreneurs, and Startups Nesconset, NY US
7:00 PM ET
May 2015
2
Innovation Family Festival Washington, D.C., US
11:30 AM ET
4
Patent Pro Bono Program Launches in Miami, Florida Miami Beach, FL US
1:15 PM ET
6
Patent Pro Bono Program Launches in Tampa, Florida Tampa, FL US
5:30 PM ET
12
Colorado Bar Association and Mi Casa Resouce Center Denver, CO US
8:30 AM MT
14
Patent Public Advisory Committee Quarterly Meeting - May 2015 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
16
Detroit Saturday Seminar Detroit, MI US
10:00 AM ET
21
USPTO Webinar for Patent Pro Se, Pro Bono, and Law School Clinic Certification Programs Alexandria, VA US
2:00 PM ET
24
Ideashares Radio Show Nashville, TN US
1:00 PM CT
June 2015
1
Nashville Regional Launch of the Patent Pro Bono Program Nashville, TN US
3:30 PM CT
2
Patent Technology Center 3700 Customer Partnership Information
8:30 AM ET
2
PTAB Boardside Chat Webinar - June 2, 2015
12:00 PM ET
3
Protecting Your IP in the Age of the Collaborative Economy San Francisco, CA US
8:30 AM PT
3
Memphis Regional Launch of the Patent Pro Bono Program Memphis, TN US
3:30 PM CT
5
Trademark Public Advisory Committee Quarterly Meeting - June 2015 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
8
2015 Legal Secretaries & Administrators' Conference Alexandria, VA US
8:00 AM ET
9
Future of Urban Innovation Summit New York, NY US
8:45 AM ET
18
PTAB & AIPLA Bench & Bar Conference Alexandria , VA US
1:00 PM ET
22
Vermont Launch of the Patent Pro Bono Program Burlington, VT US
10:00 AM ET
26
#USPTOJobsCA15: Patent Examiner Career Open House (San Jose) San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
July 2015
8
3rd Additive Manufacturing Partnership Meeting , US
1:00 PM ET
14
PTAB Boardside Chat July 14, 2015 Webinar
12:00 PM ET
14
Patent Quality Chat Webinar — Face-to-Face Examiner Interviews, A Demonstration of USPTO Tools , US
12:00 PM ET
15
Riverside, CA PTRC Public Training Program Riverside, CA US
9:00 AM ET
20
AIPLA’s 19th Annual Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) Seminar San Francisco, CA US
8:00 AM ET
23
AIPLA’s 19th Annual Patent Cooperation Treaty Seminar Alexandria, VA, US
8:00 AM ET
29
IIPLA Global IP Summit 2015 - Improving Global Prosecution London, UK, US
7:30 AM ET
29
USPTO Patent Quality Overview New York, NY US
5:15 PM ET
August 2015
4
Buffalo, NY PTRC Public Training Program , IN US
12:00 AM ET
4
PTAB to Host Fourth Boardside Chat Webinar on Tuesday, August 4
12:00 PM ET
10
Patent Basics for Inventors, Entrepreneurs, and Startups New York, NY US
6:30 PM ET
10
The Ultimate Inventor Assistance New York, NY US
6:30 PM ET
11
Patent Quality Chat Webinar — Measuring Patent Quality Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
12
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership- September 14, 2015
2:30 PM ET
13
eMod Patent Center Focus Sessions Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
19
2015 PPAC Annual Report Planning Meeting
3:00 PM ET
20
Patent Public Advisory Committee Quarterly Meeting - August 2015 Alexandria, VA US
8:30 AM ET
24
USPTO Co-Hosts Cross-Country Roadshows on Patent Quality and AIA Trials Santa Clara, CA, US
9:00 AM PT
26
USPTO Co-Hosts Cross-Country Roadshows on Patent Quality and AIA Trials Dallas, TX, US
9:00 AM CT
28
USPTO Co-Hosts Cross-Country Roadshows on Patent Quality and AIA Trials Alexandria, VA, US
9:00 AM ET
28
Intellectual Property Iconathon Alexandria, VA US
10:00 AM ET
September 2015
1
Launch of the IP Clinic and PatentConnect Pro Bono Program Bloomington, IN US
12:00 PM ET
8
America’s Small Business Development Center (ASBDC) Conference , US
8:00 AM PT
8
Patent Quality Chat Webinar — Improving Global Patent Prosecution Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
10
USPTO Improvements Focus Session (3 components: eMod Patent Center, Global Dossier, and Call Center) Alexandria , VA US
9:00 AM ET
10
An Evening with USPTO: Where IP, Technology & Law Intersect (Austin) Austin, TX US
5:30 PM CT
10
An insider's view of the new Silicon Valley U.S. Patent & Trademark Office San Jose, CA US
5:30 PM PT
11
Global Dossier Focus Session Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
14
Global Dossier Focus Session Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
15
Exporting for Small Business Owners and Lenders Supporting Global Opportunities San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
16
Indianapolis IN PTRC Public Training Program Indianapolis, , IN US
10:00 AM ET
16
What To Expect When Filing A Patent: The Patent Examination Process New York, NY US
6:30 PM ET
16
An Evening with USPTO: Where IP, Technology & Law Intersect (Houston) Houston, TX US
5:30 PM CT
17
USPTO New Initiatives Focus Session (eMod Patent Center and Global Dossier) Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
17
An Evening with USPTO: Where IP, Technology & Law Intersect (Dallas) Dallas, TX US
5:30 PM CT
18
#USPTOTxJobs15: Patent Examiner Career Open House (Dallas, TX) - Day One Dallas, TX US
9:00 AM CT
19
#USPTOTxJobs15: Patent Examiner Career Open House (Dallas, TX) – Day Two Dallas, TX US
10:30 AM CT
24
Advanced Seminar on the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) , US
8:00 AM ET
24
PatentsView Inventor Disambiguation Workshop Alexandria, VA US
8:30 AM ET
25
Trademark Public Advisory Committee Quarterly Meeting - September 2015 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
26
Innovation Festival 2015 Washington, DC US
10:00 AM ET
October 2015
1
PTAB Boardside Chat about Proposed AIA Trial Rules
12:00 PM ET
8
ALA’s 2015 Intellectual Property Conference for Legal Professionals , US
10:45 AM ET
8
Congressional Trademark Caucus Relaunch Washington, DC US
2:30 PM ET
13
Patent Quality Chat Webinar — Special Programs for Patent Prosecution , US
12:00 PM ET
14
Patent Application Filing and Management Focus Session Alexandria, VA US
9:30 AM ET
14
Launch Event for the Chicago-Kent Patent Hub Chicago, IL US
5:00 PM CT
15
IP Primer and Considerations for Inventors, Entrepreneurs, and Startups New York, NY US
6:30 PM ET
16
Silicon Valley StartUp Conference San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
17
USPTO Detroit Saturday Seminar Detroit, MI US
10:30 AM ET
21
Alexandria, Virginia - Software Partnership Meeting on October 21, 2015 Alexandria, VA US
11:30 AM ET
21
Silicon Valley Open House for San Jose City Employees San Jose, CA US
11:30 AM PT
21
Patent Quality Roundtable Denver, CO US
2:00 PM MT
28
STEM Community Outreach
1:00 PM ET
30
Third Annual Safety Datapalooza Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
November 2015
3
Trademark Fee Proposal Hearing Alexandria, VA US
1:30 PM ET
4
Patent Quality Discussion Series – Michigan event Auburn Hills, MI US
9:00 AM ET
5
eMod Patent Center and Global Dossier Information Session Alexandria, VA US
2:00 PM ET
6
Patent Quality Discussion Series – North Carolina event Durham, NC US
9:00 AM ET
10
Midwest Regional Office Press Tour Detroit, MI US
10:00 AM ET
10
Roundtable - Invention: Does Gender Matter? Richardson, TX US
10:00 AM CT
10
Patent Quality Chat Webinar — Update on the Enhanced Patent Quality Initiative , US
12:00 PM ET
10
Watch in Silicon Valley USPTO - Patent Quality Chat Webinar San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
10
Invention: Does Gender Matter - Networking Lunch Richardson, TX US
11:45 AM CT
10
Silicon Valley USPTO Trademark Tuesday—”Lunch and Learn” San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
17
STEM Community Outreach Mt. Clemens, MI US
3:00 PM ET
17
Collegiate Inventors Competition Expo and Awards Ceremony Alexandria, VA US
3:00 PM ET
17
Info Session: Ombudsman, Prior Art Search, and Interview Practice San Jose, CA US
3:30 PM PT
19
Patent Public Advisory Committee Quarterly Meeting - November 2015 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
19
Patent Public Advisory Committee Fee Setting Hearing Alexandria, VA US
2:00 PM ET
19
Patent "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
23
Delaware Patent Pro Bono Program Launch Wilmington, DE US
1:00 PM ET
December 2015
7
Midwest Regional Office IP Attaché Outreach Detroit, MI US
4:00 PM ET
7
IPR Protection, Cross-Licensing and International Trade Shows San Jose, CA US
1:00 PM PT
8
Silicon Valley USPTO Trademark Tuesday—”Lunch and Learn” San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
10
Legal Secretaries & Administrators’ Conference , US
8:00 AM ET
11
Trademark Public Advisory Committee Executive Session Alexandria, VA US
11:00 AM ET
12
Denver Saturday Seminar Denver, CO US
10:00 AM MT
17
Patent "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
January 2016
7
Hosting Program on Ex Parte Appeals and AIA Trials Dallas, TX US
9:00 AM CT
8
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
12
Global Dossier Information Session , US
9:00 AM ET
12
Patent Quality Chat Webinar (2016 Series) – Topic Submission for Case Studies and Post Grant Outcomes Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
12
Watch at Silicon Valley USPTO - Patent Quality Chat Webinar San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
12
Trademark Tuesday—”Lunch and Learn” San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
14
Global Dossier Information Session , US
9:00 AM ET
19
Introduction to Patents and Trademarks Workshop Detroit, MI US
4:00 PM ET
21
Patent "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
25
AIA Live Hearing Midwest Regional Office Detroit, MI US
9:00 AM ET
26
AIA Live Hearing Midwest Regional Office Detroit, MI US
10:00 AM ET
26
Patents and Trademarks: Protecting Your Intellectual Property San Jose, CA US
10:00 AM PT
26
Introduction to Patent and Trademark Searching Detroit, MI US
4:00 PM ET
27
STEM Community Outreach Detroit, MI US
4:00 PM ET
29
USPTO Texas Regional Inventors Conference Dallas, TX US
9:30 AM ET
February 2016
1
Super Bowl City Patent Examiner 1-on-1 Meetings San Francisco, CA US
2:00 PM PT
2
PTAB Boardside Chat February 2, 2016 at noon
12:00 PM ET
4
Patent Public Advisory Committee Quarterly Meeting - February 2016 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
5
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
9
Patent Quality Chat Webinar (2016 Series) – First Inventor to File (FITF) Patent Prosecution Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
9
Midwest Regional Office USPTO Trademark Tuesday — "Lunch and Learn" Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
9
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
10
Cybersecurity Partnership Meeting San Jose, CA US
8:30 AM PT
10
PTAB Tips and Strategies for Trials and Appeals San Jose, CA US
12:30 PM PT
11
Veteran Internship Program (VIP) Information Session Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
11
WebEx Training for Administrative Professionals Detroit, MI US
2:00 PM ET
11
Speed Dating for Startups San Jose, CA US
5:00 PM PT
12
Trademark Public Advisory Committee Quarterly Meeting - February 2016 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
17
Pennsylvania Patent Pro Bono Program Launch Event Philadelphia, PA US
6:30 PM ET
18
Midwest Regional Office Patent — “Lunch and Learn” Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
18
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
19
Midwest Regional Office Public Tour Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
22
San Jose CA PTRC Public Training Program San Jose, CA US
10:00 AM PT
23
USPTO Texas Regional Office Trademark Seminar Dallas, TX US
9:00 AM CT
24
PTAB/TTAB Stadium Tour - Dedman School of Law Dallas, TX US
12:00 PM CT
26
PTAB/TTAB Stadium Tour - Emory Law School Atlanta, GA US
12:00 PM ET
March 2016
1
PTAB/TTAB Stadium Tour - University of Missouri School of Law Columbia, MO US
9:00 AM CT
2
New Science of Innovation Videos and Live Twitter Chat
1:00 PM ET
3
TTABVUE USERS FORUM Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
4
#USPTOJobsHQ16: Patent Examiner Career Open House Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
4
PTAB/TTAB Stadium Tour - S.J. Quinney College of Law Salt Lake City, UT US
11:00 AM MT
4
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
8
Patent Quality Chat Webinar (2016 Series) – Cooperative Patent Classification (CPC) System Update and a Glossary Pilot Report Out Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
8
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
8
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
9
National Medal of Technology and Innovation Informational Webinar 2016 Alexandria, VA US
2:00 PM ET
9
Info Session For Design Patent Examiner Positions San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
10
The 11th Annual Advanced Patent Law Institute Alexandria, VA, US
7:30 AM ET
17
Patent Lunch and Learn Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
23
Request for Information Related to Intellectual Property, Genetic Resources and Associated Traditional Knowledge
3:00 PM ET
23
Trademark Basics: What Every Small Business Should Know Now, Not Later New York, NY US
6:30 PM ET
24
USPTO Texas Regional Office of Petitions Seminar Dallas, TX US
10:00 AM CT
31
Women Entrepreneurs: Special Considerations New York, NY US
6:30 PM ET
April 2016
1
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
5
PTAB Boardside Chat April 5, 2016 at Noon
12:00 PM ET
8
Screening of "CODE - Debugging the Gender Gap" Documentary Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
12
Excellence in Customer Service: Meet the Regional Offices Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
13
Seminar on WIPO Services and Initiatives - Nashville Nashville, TN US
8:45 AM ET
15
Seminar on WIPO Services and Initiatives - Atlanta Atlanta, GA US
8:45 AM ET
19
USPTO Design Day - Midwest Detroit, MI US
9:00 AM ET
19
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
19
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
20
World IP Day Detroit 2016 Southfield, MI US
5:00 PM ET
21
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
21
World IP Day 2016 - Bay Area San Jose, CA US
6:00 PM PT
22
WIPO Match: IP Support for Developing Economies - Silicon Valley San Jose, CA US
9:30 AM PT
26
St. Louis, MO PTRC Public Training Program St. Louis, MO US
8:00 AM CT
26
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership- April 26, 2016 Alexandria, VA US
10:00 AM ET
26
World IP Day at the USPTO Alexandria, VA US
11:00 AM ET
26
PTAB to Host Special Boardside Chat Webinar about New AIA Trial Rules on 4/26
12:00 PM ET
26
World IP Day on the Hill Washington, DC US
4:00 PM ET
27
Patent Community Symposium - Midwest Detroit, MI US
8:30 AM ET
27
Patent Quality Community Symposium Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
27
Patent Community Symposium Dallas, TX US
8:00 AM CT
27
Patent Quality Community Symposium: Rocky Mountain Region Denver, CO US
8:00 AM MT
27
World Intellectual Property Day Expo 2016 Dallas, TX US
10:00 AM CT
27
Patent Community Symposium - Silicon Valley San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
May 2016
2
Madrid Update Detroit, MI US
2:00 PM ET
5
Patent Public Advisory Committee Quarterly Meeting - May 2016 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
6
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
10
Patent Quality Chat – Enhancing Examination Evaluation Using the Master Review Form (MRF) Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
10
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
10
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
17
New York Intellectual Property Law Association Annual Meeting New York, NY US
12:00 PM ET
18
Patent Wednesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
18
USPTO Additive Manufacturing Partnership Meeting Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
19
Seminar for Startups: Protecting your IP Minneapolis, MN US
9:00 AM CT
19
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
20
Introduction to Intellectual Property and Midwest USPTO Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
24
#AskUSPTOJobs: Patent Examiner Career Twitter Chat
2:00 PM ET
25
USPTO Midwest Regional Seminar Kansas City, MO US
10:00 AM CT
25
"Inventing a Better Mousetrap" book-signing by the authors Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
26
Entrepreneurship Symposium Wilmington, DE US
9:00 AM ET
June 2016
1
Trademark Wednesday "Lunch and Learn" Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
2
Webinar: Patent Examiner Career Info Session - CA & TX
3:00 PM ET
3
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
4
Northern Virginia National Day of Civic Hacking 2016 Alexandria, VA US
8:00 AM ET
6
IIPLA 2nd Global IP Summit , US
8:00 AM ET
7
PTAB Boardside Chat June 7, 2016 at Noon
12:00 PM ET
8
DevOpsDays DC Alexandria, VA US
8:00 AM ET
8
The Economic Contribution of Technology Licensing Alexandria, VA US
8:30 AM ET
10
TPAC Quarterly Meeting June 2016 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
14
Patent Quality Chat – eCommerce Modernization (eMod): Improving the Electronic Patent Application Process Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
14
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
14
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
15
Innovation Matters , US
12:00 PM ET
15
Patent Wednesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
15
USPTO and AIPLA Co-Sponsoring Second Annual PTAB Bench & Bar Conference on June 15 Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
15
Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) Seminar San Jose, CA US
1:00 PM PT
16
Accessing Relevant Prior Art and Global Dossier Information Session San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
16
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
17
Introduction to Intellectual Property and Midwest USPTO Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
18
Saturday Seminar - Silicon Valley San Jose, CA US
10:00 AM PT
21
Patent Quality Chat – SPECIAL ENGAGEMENT – Evaluating Subject Matter Eligibility Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
22
Trademark Madrid Protocol: Update and Tips for Users San Jose, CA US
1:00 PM PT
23
2016 Legal Secretaries and Administrators’ Conference Alexandria , VA US
8:00 AM ET
23
Patent Trial and Appeal Board Hearing at Midwest Regional Office Detroit, MI US
9:00 AM ET
23
PTAB to Host Special Boardside Chat on June 23, 2016 at noon to Demo a new PTAB E2E system
12:00 PM ET
24
Public Meeting: Report Out on the comments to the TTAB’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
24
Public Meeting on TTAB’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
28
USPTO IP and 3D Printing Conference Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
28
Patent and Trademark Seminar San Antonio, TX US
8:00 AM CT
28
USPTO IP and 3D Printing Conference at Midwest Regional Office Detroit, MI US
9:00 AM ET
28
IP and 3D Printing Conference Dallas, TX US
8:00 AM CT
28
Legal and Policy Considerations of Intellectual Property in 3D Printing Denver, CO US
7:30 AM MT
28
USPTO IP and 3D Printing Conference at Silicon Valley San Jose, CA US
9:30 AM PT
29
Bring your own lunch & learn about Cooperative Patent Classification (CPC) Dallas, TX US
11:30 AM CT
29
Innovation to Power the Nation (and the World): Reinventing our Climate Future Washington, DC US
1:00 PM ET
30
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership- June 30, 2016 Alexandria, VA US
10:00 AM ET
30
Biotechnology, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Partnership Meeting Dallas, TX US
9:00 AM CT
30
Second Anniversary Celebration & Reception Denver, CO US
4:30 PM MT
July 2016
1
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
6
Trademarks Lunch and Learn Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
12
Patent Technology Centers 3600 & 3700 Customer Partnership
8:30 AM ET
12
Patent Quality Chat – Opportunities for Examiner Interviews: First Action Interview Pilot and General Practice Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
12
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
12
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
15
Introduction to Intellectual Property and Midwest USPTO Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
17
2016 National Summer Teacher Institute East Lansing, MI US
8:00 AM ET
20
Patent Wednesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
21
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
25
AIPLA’s 20th Annual Patent Cooperation Treaty Seminar , US
8:00 AM ET
26
Patent and Trademark Seminar El Paso, TX US
8:00 AM MT
26
Denver, CO PTRC Public Training Program Denver, CO US
10:00 AM MT
26
CANCELLED - PTAB to Host Special Boardside Chat on 7/26 to Meet New Chief Judge David Ruschke
12:00 PM ET
26
Overview of the Patent Pro Bono Program and Ethical Issues in Representing Pro Bono Clients at Silicon Valley USPTO San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
27
PTAB E2E Boardside Chat July 27, 2016 at Noon
12:00 PM ET
27
Overview of the Patent Pro Bono Program and Ethical Issues in Representing Pro Bono Clients (Los Angeles) Los Angeles, CA US
6:00 PM PT
28
Overview of the Patent Pro Bono Program and Ethical Issues in Representing Pro Bono Clients (San Diego) San Diego, CA US
12:00 PM PT
August 2016
2
CANCELLED - PTAB Boardside Chat August 2, 2016 at Noon
12:00 PM ET
3
Meet the Trademark Experts Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
5
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
8
Dallas Area Paralegal Association (DAPA) Petition's Seminar Dallas, TX US
12:00 PM CT
9
Patent Formality Review and Petitions Dallas, TX US
10:00 AM CT
9
Patent Quality Chat – The Post-Prosecution Pilot: A New After Final Collaboration Program Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
9
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
9
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
12
Salt Lake City Regional Conference for Inventors, Makers and Entrepreneurs Salt Lake City, UT US
8:00 AM MT
13
Intellectual Property Seminar At Hawaii State Library PTRC (Honolulu, HI) Honolulu, HI US
10:30 AM HT
17
2016 PPAC Annual Report Planning Meeting
8:30 AM ET
17
Patent Wednesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
18
Patent Public Advisory Committee Quarterly Meeting Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
18
Meet the Patent Experts Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
18
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
19
Introduction to Intellectual Property and Midwest USPTO Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
23
Inventor’s Oath or Declaration Patent Provisions Seminar San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
25
Patents and Trademarks, Where to Start ... Newark, DE US
8:30 AM ET
25
Free Webinar: Bringing Your Company into the Innovation Ecosystem
2:00 PM ET
25
Cancer Moonshot Challenge - Info Session
3:00 PM ET
September 2016
2
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
7
Meet the Trademark Experts Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
8
Lansing Regional Seminar East Lansing, MI US
9:00 AM ET
13
Patent Quality Chat – Future Information Disclosure Practice in a Global Dossier Environment Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
13
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
13
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
15
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
16
Trademark Public Advisory Committee Quarterly Meeting Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
16
Introduction to Intellectual Property and Midwest USPTO Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
20
Advanced Patent Seminar Dallas, TX US
8:30 AM CT
20
Rocky Mountain Trademark Tuesday Denver, CO US
11:30 AM MT
21
Las Cruces, NM PTRC Public Training Program Las Cruces, NM US
8:30 AM MT
21
Patent Wednesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
21
America Invents Act Anniversary Washington, DC US
3:00 PM ET
28
Houghton, MI PTRC Public Training Program
11:30 AM ET
28
Roundtable on Importing Prior Art Automatically & Streamlining Patent Issuance Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
29
Morgantown,WV PTRC Public Training Program Morgantown, WV US
9:30 AM ET
29
Denver Biz Tech Expo Denver, CO US
9:00 AM MT
October 2016
1
2016 Inventors Conference - Gillette, WY Gillette, WY US
7:30 AM MT
2
ALAS - STEM Event Denver, CO US
12:00 PM MT
4
Lincoln Startup Week - Lincoln, NE Lincoln, NE US
8:00 AM MT
4
Advisory Hours at The Commons on Champa Denver, CO US
1:00 PM MT
5
Seminar on Pursuing Patent Protection Abroad San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
5
Meet the Trademark Experts Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
7
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
8
NoCo Mini Maker Faire Loveland, CO US
10:00 AM MT
11
Patent Quality Chat – Assistance in Patenting: Patents Ombudsman and Pro Se Assistance Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
11
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
1:45 PM ET
11
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
12
Patent & Trademark Seminar New Orleans, LA US
8:00 AM CT
13
Meet the Patent Experts: All about Provisionals Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
19
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership - October 19, 2016
10:00 AM ET
19
Boise Startup Week Boise, ID US
9:00 AM MT
19
Patent Wednesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
20
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
21
2016 National Trademark Expo Washington, DC US
10:00 AM ET
21
Introduction to Intellectual Property and Midwest USPTO Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
25
Atlanta GA PTRC Public Training Program Atlanta, GA US
8:30 AM ET
27
2016 Nebraska State Bar Association : New Perspectives La Vista, NE US
1:15 PM MT
28
2016 PatentsView Workshop on Engaging User Communities Alexandria, VA US
8:30 AM ET
31
Protecting Your IP Overseas: WIPO Services and Initiatives San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
November 2016
1
Patent and Trademark Seminar Baton Rouge, LA US
8:00 AM CT
1
Advisory Hours at The Commons on Champa Denver, CO US
1:00 PM MT
2
Colorado Bar IP Section Breakfast Roundtable with Will Covey Denver, CO US
8:00 AM MT
2
Meet the Trademark Experts Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
3
PPAC Quarterly Meeting Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
3
Trademark Public Advisory Committee Executive Session Alexandria, VA US
11:30 AM ET
3
Patent Quality Forum Series - Washington DC Washington, DC US
4:30 PM ET
4
2016 Collegiate Inventors Competition® Expo and Awards Alexandria, VA US
11:00 AM ET
4
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
8
Patent Quality Chat – Clarity of the Record Pilot: A Discussion of Findings Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
8
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
10
Meet the Patent Experts Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
10
Patent Quality Forum Series - Milwaukee WI Milwaukee, WI US
2:00 PM CT
12
Steam-A-Palooza II - World of Tomorrow Aurora, CO US
9:00 AM MT
14
Patent Examination Time Goals: Roundtable 1 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
14
Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: Roundtable 1 – Webcast Dallas, TX US
11:00 AM CT
14
Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: Roundtable 1 Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
14
Patent Subject Matter Eligibility : Roundtable 1 - Webcast Denver, CO US
11:00 AM MT
14
Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: Roundtable 1 - Webcast Detroit, MI US
1:00 PM ET
14
Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: Roundtable 1 - Webcast San Jose, CA US
10:00 AM PT
14
Patent Quality Forum Series - Kansas City MO Kansas City, MO US
6:00 PM CT
16
Patent Wednesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
16
Patent Quality Forum Series - Baton Rouge LA Baton Rouge, LA US
3:00 PM CT
16
Patent Quality Forum Series Baton Rouge, LA US
3:00 PM CT
16
Patent Quality Forum Series - Portland OR Portland, OR US
3:00 PM PT
17
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
17
Forum on the North American Patent Prosecution Highway Region Dallas, TX US
2:15 PM CT
18
Introduction to Intellectual Property and Midwest USPTO Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
18
Spanish IP Seminar Dallas, TX US
1:00 PM CT
29
Patent Examination Time Goals: Roundtable 2 Dallas, TX US
10:00 AM CT
29
Recent Developments at the European Patent Office Detroit, MI US
11:00 AM ET
December 2016
2
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
5
World Trade Center Denver Hosts USPTO IP Attaches to Discuss IP Protection Abroad Denver, CO US
8:00 AM MT
5
Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: Roundtable 2 Stanford, CA US
8:30 AM PT
5
Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: Roundtable 2 - Webcast Denver, CO US
9:30 AM MT
5
Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: Roundtable 2 – Webcast Dallas, TX US
10:30 AM CT
5
Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: Roundtable 2 - Webcast Detroit, MI US
11:30 AM ET
5
Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: Roundtable 2 – Webcast Alexandria, VA US
11:30 AM ET
8
Highland Heights, KY PTRC Public Training Highland Heights, KY US
1:00 PM ET
9
Developing the Digital Marketplace for Copyrighted Works - Webcast Denver, CO US
8:30 AM MT
13
Patent Quality Conference - Webcast Dallas, TX US
7:30 AM CT
13
Patent Quality Conference - Webcast San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
13
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
13
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
14
Advanced Patent & Trademark Seminar San Antonio, TX US
8:30 AM CT
14
Intellectual Property (IP) Attaché Career Roundtable Discussion - Webcast
11:30 AM ET
15
Patent Examination Time Goals: Roundtable 4 Denver, CO US
10:00 AM MT
15
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
January 2017
5
Introduction to Intellectual Property and Midwest USPTO Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
6
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
7
Intellectual Property Series for Beginners - Introduction to Intellectual Property Denver, CO US
9:00 AM MT
9
A Conversation on Claim Interpretation and 112(f) Dallas, TX US
12:00 PM CT
10
Stakeholder Training on Examination Practice and Procedure (STEPP) Dallas , TX US
8:30 AM CT
10
Regional Inventors Seminar: Louisville, Kentucky Louisville, KY US
10:00 AM ET
10
Patent Quality Chat - Webcast San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
10
PTAB Boardside Chat - Webcast Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
10
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
10
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
11
Patent Examination Time Goals: Roundtable 5 San Jose, CA US
1:00 PM PT
13
TPAC Quarterly Meeting Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
13
Diversity Boot Camp on Intellectual Property Denver, CO US
8:30 AM MT
17
Connecting IP, Innovation, and STEM in the Classroom San Jose, CA US
4:00 PM PT
18
Patent Wednesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
18
Meet the Trademark Experts Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
19
Patent Quality Chat - Webinar , US
12:00 PM ET
19
Patent Quality Chat Webinar - Silicon Valley Simulcast San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
19
Meet the Patent Experts: Class One Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
19
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
21
Patents & Trademarks Workshop Corpus Christi, TX US
8:00 AM CT
24
San Antonio, TX PTRC Public Training
9:00 AM CT
24
Protecting Your IP San Antonio, TX US
9:00 AM CT
24
Hands-on Patent Search Worskhop San Jose, CA US
1:00 PM PT
25
Patent Quality Update Cary, NC US
10:00 AM ET
27
Patent Basics and Resources for Inventors Alexandria, VA US
8:30 AM ET
31
Design Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
February 2017
1
Meet the Trademark Experts Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
2
Introduction to Intellectual Property and Midwest USPTO Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
3
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
4
Intellectual Property Series for Beginners - Patent Application Basics and Online Filing Denver, CO US
9:30 AM MT
14
Seminar for Startups: Understanding Intellectual Property Ann Arbor, MI US
10:30 AM ET
14
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
11:30 AM ET
14
Patent Quality Chat - Webinar , US
12:00 PM ET
14
Patent Quality Chat Webinar - Simulcast San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
14
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
15
10th Annual Veteran's Small Business & Why Hire a Vet Conference Colorado Springs, CO US
7:30 AM MT
15
Patent Wednesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
15
Meet the Patent Experts: Class 2 Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
16
The Different Types of Patent Applications - Webinar , US
11:00 AM ET
16
Panel Discussion on Inventors and the Patent System at the National Museum of American History Washington, DC US
1:00 PM ET
16
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
17
[Postponed] Fabrication and Innovation Series: IP Strategy is a Business Strategy San Diego, CA US
4:00 PM PT
17
Intellectual Property Q & A Session San Diego, CA US
4:00 PM PT
21
PPAC Executive Session
3:00 PM ET
22
Patents and Trademarks: Why Search? Detroit, MI US
1:30 PM ET
22
Patents and Trademarks: Why Search? Detroit, MI US
1:30 PM ET
24
Utah IP Summit Salt Lake City, UT US
7:30 AM MT
28
Fort Collins Startup Week Fort Collins, CO US
10:00 AM MT
March 2017
1
PPAC Executive Session
12:00 PM ET
1
Meet the Trademark Experts Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
2
Women's Entrepreneurship Symposium Pittsburgh, US
8:30 AM ET
2
PPAC Quarterly Meeting Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
2
Introduction to Intellectual Property and Midwest USPTO Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
3
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
4
All About STEM Detroit, MI US
11:00 AM ET
4
Intellectual Property Series for Beginners - The Patent Process Denver, CO US
9:00 AM MT
14
Stakeholder Training on Examination Practice and Procedure (STEPP) San Jose, CA US
8:30 AM PT
14
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
14
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
14
Patent Quality Efforts Through the Office of Patent Training San Jose, CA US
2:00 PM PT
15
Patent Wednesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
15
Meet the Patent Experts: Class 3 Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
16
Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership- March 16, 2017 Alexandria, VA US
10:00 AM ET
16
IP Day in Montana Missoula, MT US
8:30 AM MT
16
Inventor Info Chat - Webinar , US
11:00 AM ET
16
[Rescheduled]Patent Quality Chat Webinar - Simulcast San Jose, CA US
10:00 AM PT
16
Patent Quality Chat - Webinar , US
1:00 PM ET
16
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
21
Hands-on Patent Search Worskhop San Jose, CA US
1:00 PM PT
23
Rio Grande Valley IP Workshop - Brownsville Session Brownsville, TX US
8:00 AM CT
23
Working with Patents and Trademarks Indianapolis, IN US
12:30 PM ET
23
Professional Responsibility and Practice Boulder, CO US
12:00 PM MT
23
Launch of Arizona Public Patent Program Tucson, AZ US
4:00 PM MT
24
Rio Grande Valley IP Workshop - McAllen Session McAllen, TX US
8:00 AM CT
25
A Day in the Life of a Patent Examiner San Jose, CA US
10:00 AM PT
25
How to Make Money with Your Invention San Jose, CA US
1:30 PM PT
28
Design Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
April 2017
1
IP Patch Workshop: Brownie Girl Scouts Detroit, MI US
10:00 AM ET
5
Meet the Trademark Experts Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
6
Introduction to Intellectual Property and Midwest USPTO Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
6
Social Science: Play. Tinker. Make. Saint Paul, MN US
6:00 PM CT
7
Trademark Basics: What Every Small Business Should Know Now, Not Later San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
7
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
8
62nd Colorado Science and Engineering Fair Fort Collins, CO US
9:00 AM MT
8
Expanding Your Horizons Fort Collins, CO US
9:00 AM MT
11
Patent Quality Chat - Webinar , US
12:00 PM ET
11
Patent Quality Chat Webinar - Simulcast San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
11
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
11
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
12
Disruptors vs. Predators: Leveraging Federal Resources to Mitigate Your Risk San Jose, CA US
1:00 PM PT
17
UNT College of Law Interest Fair Dallas, TX US
11:45 AM CT
19
The Intersection of the PTO and the Courts 2017 Detroit, MI US
9:00 AM ET
19
Patent Wednesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
19
IP You Should Know Before You Expo - Webinar San Jose, CA US
10:00 AM PT
19
Meet the Patent Experts: Class 4 Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
19
PIPLA Annual Meeting/Awards Dinner Pittsburgh, PA US
6:00 PM ET
19
Celebrating Colorado's Startups: World Intellectual Property Day Denver, CO US
5:30 PM MT
20
Inventor Info Chat - Webinar , US
11:00 AM ET
20
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
21
The New Era of Trade Secret Law: The DTSA and other Developments St. Paul, MN US
8:30 AM ET
21
AIPLA Trademark Roundtable Denver, CO US
8:00 AM MT
21
Law School Clinic Open House Dallas, TX US
10:00 AM CT
21
Earth Day Texas / World IP Day Dallas Dallas, TX US
10:00 AM CT
22
Charles H. Wright Musem of African American History: Night at the Museum Detroit, MI US
4:00 PM ET
24
Observe a Live Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) Hearing San Jose, CA US
3:00 PM PT
24
Panel Discussion: Jobs and Externships in Trademarks at the USPTO San Jose, CA US
4:00 PM PT
25
2017 Design Day - Detroit Live Stream Detroit, MI US
8:15 AM ET
25
2017 Design Day - Dallas Live Stream Dallas, TX US
8:00 AM CT
25
2017 Design Day - Denver Live Stream Denver, CO US
8:30 AM MT
25
2017 Design Day - Silicon Valley Live Stream San Jose, CA US
7:30 AM PT
25
PTAB Bar Association Inaugural Regional Event Denver, CO US
1:30 PM MT
25
World IP Day 2017 - Silicon Valley San Jose, CA US
5:00 PM PT
26
FIRST Championship St. Louis, MO US
11:00 AM CT
26
World IP Day 2017 — Capitol Hill Washington, DC US
4:00 PM ET
26
World IP Day - Houston Houston, TX US
4:00 PM CT
26
World IP Day 2017 - Chicago Chicago, IL US
5:00 PM CT
27
Dream Big Eads Eads, CO US
9:00 AM MT
27
FIRST Championship St. Louis, MO US
10:00 AM CT
27
Hands-on Patent Search Workshop San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
27
Georgia Lawyers for the Arts Recognition Event Atlanta, GA US
5:30 PM ET
28
FIRST Championship St. Louis, MO US
10:00 AM CT
29
STEAM Fest 2017 Longmont, CO US
10:00 AM MT
May 2017
2
Lone Star Strategies for IP in China Dallas, TX US
8:00 AM CT
2
Advisory Hours at The Commons on Champa Denver, CO US
1:00 PM MT
3
PPAC Executive Session
9:00 AM ET
3
A Celebration of Intellectual Property Driving Business in Arkansas Fayetteville, AR US
9:00 AM CT
3
Meet the Trademark Experts Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
3
World IP Day - Austin Austin, TX US
4:00 PM CT
4
PPAC Quarterly Meeting Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
4
TPAC Executive Sessions
10:30 AM ET
4
Introduction to Intellectual Property and Midwest USPTO Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
4
Mandarin Introduction to Intellectual Property Houston, TX US
1:00 PM CT
4
2017 AIPLA Women in IP Global Networking Event Denver, CO US
5:00 PM MT
4
2017 Induction to National Inventors Hall of Fame Washington, DC US
7:00 PM ET
5
TPAC Quarterly Meeting Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
5
Lone Star Strategies for IP in China Houston, TX US
8:30 AM CT
5
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
6
Make Something Saturdays Dearborn, MI US
10:00 AM ET
8
Developments in Trade Secret Protection — Public Symposium Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
8
Developments in Trade Secret Protection — Public Symposium (Dallas Live Stream) Dallas, TX US
8:00 AM CT
8
Developments in Trade Secret Protection—Public Symposium (Detroit Live Stream) Detroit, MI US
9:00 AM ET
8
Developments in Trade Secret Protection — Public Symposium (Denver Live Stream) Denver, CO US
9:00 AM MT
8
Developments in Trade Secret Protection--Public Symposium (Delayed Webcast Viewing) San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
9
Stakeholder Training on Examination Practice and Procedure (STEPP) Denver, CO US
8:00 AM MT
9
Patent Quality Chat - Webinar , US
12:00 PM ET
9
Patent Quality Chat Webinar - Simulcast San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
9
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
9
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
9
LSU Inventorship Showcase Baton Rouge, LA US
5:30 PM CT
11
Update on Patent Quality Metrics and Current Quality Programs San Jose, CA US
3:00 PM PT
12
Colorado Bar Association IP Section USPTO Discussion Ft. Collins, CO US
11:00 AM MT
13
World IP Day - Nashville Nashville, TX US
10:00 AM CT
15
Bootstrapping 101: Taking advantage of (almost) free resources Boulder, CO US
1:00 PM MT
15
IP 101 for Entrepreneurs: Protecting Your Innovations and Your Business Boulder, CO US
3:00 PM MT
16
World Trade Day 2017 Denver, CO US
8:00 AM MT
16
eMod Information Session , US
1:00 PM ET
17
Alabama Digital Government Summit Montgomery, AL US
8:00 AM CT
17
Boulder Startup Week Community Office Hours
9:00 AM MT
17
Patent Wednesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
17
Meet the Patent Experts: Class 1 Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
17
Government and Engineering Livonia, MI US
5:30 PM ET
17
San Diego Intellectual Property Series 2017 Kickoff: IP Strategy is a Business Strategy San Diego, CA US
5:00 PM PT
18
Albany, NY PTRC Public Training Program Albany , NY US
9:30 AM ET
18
Starting the Patent and Trademark Process at University of Nebraska at Lincoln Lincoln, NE US
8:30 AM CT
18
ChIPs - Austin's Foodie Focus Austin, TX US
10:00 AM CT
18
Inventor Info Chat - Webinar , US
11:00 AM ET
18
RMRO Community Day Denver, CO US
11:00 AM MT
18
Federal Circuit Bar Association Webcast on Patent Pro Bono
1:00 PM ET
18
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
18
AIPLA Special Committee on Pro Bono Presentation and Reception San Diego, CA US
3:30 PM ET
19
UNT Open Access Symposium Frisco, TX US
9:00 AM CT
20
All Day Patent Seminar Wichita, KS US
9:00 AM ET
20
Military Invention Day Washington, DC, US
10:00 AM ET
23
Palo Alto Business Development Summit Palo Alto, CA US
11:00 AM PT
23
Hands-on Patent Search Workshop San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
23
Design Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
24
Trademark Basics: What Every Small Business Should Know Now, Not Later Arlington, VA US
6:00 PM ET
26
Startup Weekend Denver | IoT 3.0 and Smart Cities Denver, CO US
6:00 PM MT
31
New York, NY PTRC Public Training Program New York, NY US
9:15 AM ET
31
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Day Denver , CO US
4:00 PM MT
June 2017
1
Rocky Mountain Intellectual Property & Technology Law Institute Westminster, CO US
8:45 AM MT
1
Intellectual Property Basics and Midwest USPTO Tour Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
1
USPTO Additive Manufacturing Partnership Meeting Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
1
Meet the Patent Experts (in Spanish) Dallas, TX US
12:00 PM CT
1
Smithtown, NY PTRC Public Training Program Smithtown, NY US
1:30 PM ET
2
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
3
How to Protect Your Invention San Jose, CA US
10:00 AM PT
8
International and Domestic Trademark Practice Before the USPTO San Jose, CA US
8:30 AM PT
13
Patent Quality Chat - Webinar , US
12:00 PM ET
13
Patent Quality Chat Webinar - Simulcast San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
13
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
13
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
14
Empowering Innovation: Overview of the Patent Process with USPTO Regional Director Dr. Christal Sheppard Madison, WI US
1:00 PM CT
14
Madison Women In IP Madison, WI US
4:30 PM ET
15
Inventor Info Chat - Webinar
11:00 AM ET
15
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
16
International Trademark Association Roundtable Dallas, TX US
11:00 AM CT
20
Updates on the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) from WIPO San Jose, CA US
10:00 AM PT
20
Hands-on Patent Search Workshop San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
21
Introduction to Intellectual Property Waterford, MI US
9:00 AM ET
21
Patent Wednesday Presents: Comments on the Origins and History of Patent Law Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
22
SBOT and DBA IP Sections PTO Day Dallas, TX US
12:00 PM CT
22
Patent and Trademark Protection for your Business Indianapolis, IN US
2:30 PM ET
22
Patent and Trademark Protection for Your Business Indianapolis, IN US
2:30 PM CT
28
Patent Pro Bono Florida - Startup Speakeasy Event Coral Gables, FL US
5:30 PM ET
29
Texas Rural Challenge Waco, TX US
8:00 AM CT
29
2017 Patent Trial and Appeal Board Judicial Conference Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
29
2017 Patent Trial and Appeal Board Judicial Conference - Webcast
1:00 PM ET
July 2017
6
Introduction to Intellectual Property and Midwest USPTO Tour Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
7
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
10
China Intellectual Property Road Show: Detroit - Sold Out Detroit, MI US
8:15 AM ET
11
Live Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
11
Patent Quality Chat Webinar - Simulcast San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
11
Patent Quality Chat - Webinar , US
12:00 PM ET
11
Score IP Program for Small Business and Entrepreneurs Dallas, TX US
1:00 PM CT
11
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
12
China Intellectual Property Road Show: Grand Rapids Grand Rapids, MI US
8:30 AM ET
12
DoD Technology Transfer Training Workshop Austin, TX US
1:00 PM CT
12
PPAC Executive Session
2:00 PM ET
12
Regional Event by PTAB Bar Association San Jose, CA US
1:30 PM PT
13
Technology Center 2600 Customer Partnership Meeting Alexandria, VA US
8:30 AM ET
13
Technology Center 2600 Customer Partnership Meeting Dallas, TX US
9:15 AM CT
13
Technology Center 2600 Customer Partnership: Join Us to Learn More About USPTO and TC2600 Practices and Policies Denver, CO US
9:30 AM MT
13
Technology Center 2600 Customer Partnership Meeting San Jose, CA US
8:30 AM PT
14
12th Annual Door County Intellectual Property Academy Sturgeon Bay, WI US
9:00 AM ET
14
Past, Present, and Future: Celebrating 5 Years of the Elijah J. McCoy Midwest Regional USPTO Detroit, MI US
2:00 PM ET
15
Finding the Right Funding San Jose, CA US
10:00 AM PT
17
SBIR Road Tour - Minneapolis Minneapolis, MN US
8:00 AM CT
17
Voluntary Initiatives to Combat Infringement of IP in Online Environment Dallas, TX US
8:00 AM CT
17
TPAC Executive Session
10:00 AM ET
17
Washington Pro Bono Patent Network Announcement Seattle, WA US
5:00 PM ET
18
SBIR Road Tour - Madison Madison, WI US
8:00 AM CT
18
Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
18
Design Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
19
SBIR Road Tour - Ypsilanti Ypsilanti, MI US
8:00 AM ET
19
Patent Wednesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
20
SBIR Road Tour - Cleveland Cleveland, OH US
8:00 AM ET
20
SBOT Adavanced Patent Litigation Horseshoe Bay, TX US
8:00 AM CT
20
Inventor Info Chat - Webinar
11:00 AM ET
21
SBIR Road Tour - Lexington Lexington, KY US
8:00 AM ET
25
Recent developments on standard-essential patents in China Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
25
Hands-on Patent Search Workshop San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
26
Fraudulent Solicitations to Trademark Owners Alexandria, VA US
2:00 PM ET
26
Fraudulent Solicitations to Trademark Owners - Simulcast San Jose, CA US
11:00 AM PT
26
Roundtable to Fraudulent Solicitations Dallas, TX US
1:00 PM CT
26
Trademark Fraudulent Solicitations Roundtable Interactive Webcast Denver, CO US
12:00 PM MT
26
Fraudulent Solicitations to Trademark Owners - Simulcast Detroit, MI US
2:00 PM ET
27
TPAC Executive Session
10:30 AM ET
27
TPAC Executive Session
2:30 PM ET
28
TPAC Quarterly Meeting
9:00 AM ET
August 2017
1
Advisory Hours at The Commons on Champa Denver, CO US
1:00 PM MT
2
PPAC Executive Session
9:00 AM ET
2
The Bicoastal Biotechnology, Chemical and Pharmaceutical (BCBCP) Partnership Meeting San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
2
Meet the Trademark Experts Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
2
San Diego Intellectual Property Series 2017: Trademark Basics San Diego, CA US
5:30 PM PT
3
PPAC Quarterly Meeting Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
3
Introduction to Intellectual Property and Midwest USPTO Tour Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
4
Intellectual Property Series for Beginners - Introduction to Intellectual Property Denver, CO US
10:00 AM MT
4
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
8
Patent Quality Chat - Webcast San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
8
Patent Quality Chat , US
12:00 PM ET
8
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
8
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
9
Little Rock, AR PTRC Public Training Program Little Rock, AR US
8:00 AM CT
9
#USPTOChat - Trademarks: Avoiding Common Mistakes
2:00 PM ET
11
Invention-Con 2017 Alexandria, VA US
8:00 AM ET
11
Invention-Con 2017 Alexandria, VA US
8:00 AM ET
16
U.S. Customs and Border Protection - Trade Day 2017 Detroit, MI US
9:00 AM ET
16
Patent Wednesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
16
Meet the Patent Experts: Class Two Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
17
Inventor Info Chat
11:00 AM ET
17
RESCHEDULED: Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
18
Intellectual Property Series for Beginners - Patent Application Contents and Search Denver, CO US
10:00 AM MT
22
TC2800 Semiconductor Customer Partnership Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
22
Hands-on Patent Search Workshop San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
22
Federal Government Resources Denver, CO US
2:00 PM MT
24
Utah Solutions Summit Salt Lake City, UT US
7:30 AM MT
24
Patent Application Filing Basics and EFS-Web San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
28
Leveraging Intellectual Property for Business Success - Frisco Frisco, CO US
9:00 AM MT
29
Anti-Counterfeiting and The Global Marketplace Dallas, TX US
8:30 AM CT
29
Leveraging Intellectual Property for Business Success - Grand Junction Grand Junction, CO US
1:00 PM MT
30
Clemson, SC PTRC Public Training Program Clemson, US
8:00 AM ET
30
Leveraging Intellectual Property for Business Success- Montrose Montrose, CO US
9:00 AM MT
31
Leveraging Intellectual Property for Business Success - Gunnison Gunnison, CO US
10:00 AM MT
31
PTAB Boardside Chat - Webcast Alexandria, VA US
12:00 PM ET
31
Leveraging Intellectual Property for Business Success - Buena Vista Buena Vista, CO US
4:00 PM MT
September 2017
1
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
5
Advisory Hours at The Commons on Champa Denver, CO US
1:00 PM MT
6
Third Annual Cybersecurity Partnership Meeting Colorado Springs, CO US
8:00 AM MT
6
Meet the Trademark Experts Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
6
Cyber Oriented Companies Panel Colorado Springs, CO US
1:00 PM HT
7
Author U Extravaganza Aurora, CO US
7:15 AM MT
7
Intellectual Property Basics and Midwest Regional Office Tour Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
7
Launch IP Fort Wayne Fort Wayne, IN US
5:30 PM ET
7
LaunchIP: Fort Wayne Fort Wayne, IN US
5:30 PM CT
8
Intellectual Property Series for Beginners: Application Filing/Management using EFS-Web and PAIR Denver, CO US
10:00 AM ET
12
Jackson, MS PTRC Public Training Program- CANCELLED
9:00 AM CT
12
Patent Quality Chat , US
12:00 PM ET
12
Patent Quality Chat - Webcast San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
12
Special Boardside Chat with Chief Judge Ruschke celebrating PTAB's Fifth Anniversary , US
12:00 PM ET
12
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
13
2017 PPAC Annual Report Discussion
1:00 PM ET
15
5th Annual Michigan Inventors Expo East Lansing, MI US
2:00 PM ET
18
Jamestown Regional Entrepreneur Center Event Jamestown, ND US
5:00 PM CT
19
Stakeholder Training on Examination Practice and Procedure (STEPP) Detroit, MI US
8:30 AM ET
19
The Importance of Patents and Intellectual Property as Part of a Business Strategy Grand Forks, ND US
1:00 PM CT
20
Patent Series Part 1 - Patent Process Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
20
2017 Business Methods Partnership Meeting - Webcast San Jose, CA US
10:00 AM PT
20
2017 Business Methods Partnership Meeting Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
20
2017 Business Methods Partnership Meeting - Webcast Detroit, MI US
1:00 PM ET
20
2017 Business Methods Partnership Meeting - Webcast Denver, CO US
11:00 AM MT
20
Meet the Patent Experts: Class Three Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
20
Patent It! Panel Discussion Fargo, ND US
2:15 PM CT
21
Inventor Info Chat
11:00 AM ET
21
We’re Hiring! Silicon Valley USPTO Patent Examiner Info Session and Open House San Jose, CA US
9:30 AM PT
21
Design Patent Brown Bag "Lunch and Learn" San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
22
Automotive Design Day Denver, CO US
11:00 AM MT
23
IP for Apps: From Conception to Creation Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
25
TTAB public meeting: streamlined grounds for abandonment, non-use cancellation proceedings Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
25
Denver Startup Week - Intellectual Property is a Business Decision Denver , CO US
12:00 PM MT
26
17th Annual Great Lakes Women's Business Conference Novi, MI US
5:30 AM ET
26
Lansing Regional Seminar Lansing, MI US
8:30 AM ET
26
Hands-on Patent Search Workshop San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
26
From Start to Exit: Why Licensing Partnerships Enhance the Chance for Success Denver, CO US
2:00 PM MT
27
USPTO Commissioner for Trademarks at the Ann Arbor PTRC Ann Arbor, MI US
10:00 AM ET
27
Protecting Your Trade Secrets San Jose, CA US
10:00 AM PT
27
PTAB TTAB Stadium Tour University of Minnesota Law School Minneapolis, MN US
12:30 PM CT
27
CANCELED: IP and App Development: A K-12 Resource Program San Jose, CA US
6:00 PM PT
28
Midwest IP Institute Minneapolis, MN US
9:30 AM CT
28
Patent Application Filing Basics San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
28
Past event: application workshop Minneapolis, MN US
5:30 PM CT
October 2017
3
Intellectual Property Protection in China— Recent Developments and Challenges for Colorado Businesses Denver, CO US
8:00 AM MT
3
Washington Pro Bono Network Launch Seattle, WA US
12:00 PM PT
4
Licensing vs. New Venture San Jose, CA US
6:00 PM PT
4
Launch of Idaho Patent Pro Bono Program Boise, ID US
6:00 PM PT
5
Intellectual Property Protection in China— Recent Developments and Challenges for Utah Businesses Salt Lake City, UT US
8:00 AM MT
5
Intellectual Property Basics and Midwest Regional Office Tour Detroit, MI US
12:00 PM ET
6
Third Annual PatentsView Workshop: Engaging User Communities Alexandria, VA US
8:30 AM ET
6
Silicon Valley USPTO Public Tour San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
10
Trademark Tuesday Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
10
Trademark Tuesday San Jose, CA US
12:00 PM PT
10
Information Session for Patent Examiner Hiring Denver, CO US
4:00 PM MT
11
USPTO Update at the Nebraska State Bar Association Meeting LaVista, NE US
9:30 AM CT
12
Patent Quality Chat , US
11:00 AM ET
12
Patent Quality Chat - Webcast San Jose, CA US
8:00 AM PT
12
We’re Hiring! Patent Examiner Information Session - Webcast
12:00 PM PT
14
Denver Maker Faire Denver, CO US
10:00 AM MT
18
Roundtable on Intellectual Property and Trade Shows Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
18
At the Crossroads of America: Strategies for IP in China—What Indiana Rights Holders Need to Know Now Indianapolis, IN US
8:00 AM CT
18
Roundtable on Intellectual Property and Trade Shows Denver, CO US
7:00 AM MT
18
Patent Series Part 2 - Types of Patent Applications and How to File Detroit, MI US
12:30 PM ET
18
Roundtable on Intellectual Property and Trade Shows - Webcast San Jose, CA US
10:15 AM PT
18
Meet the Patent Experts: Class 4 Dallas, TX US
12:30 PM CT
18
Meet the Patent Experts: Class 4 Dallas, TX US