Patent Quality Chat Webinar — Face-to-Face Examiner Interviews, A Demonstration of USPTO Tools

A monthly, patent quality webinar series

The Deputy Commissioner for Patent Quality is pleased to host another Patent Quality Chat on Tuesday, July 14 from noon to 1 pm EST to share information and collect feedback regarding the USPTO tools for face-to-face interviews with examiners.  This month's speaker is Timothy Callahan, Director of Technology Center.

Patent Quality Chat is a monthly, lunchtime webinar series designed to provide information on patent quality topics and gather your input.  Webinar participants are encouraged to join the discussion during the event by emailing

Each Patent Quality Chat webinar includes a speaker(s) presentation (approximately 45 minutes) and time for questions from the virtual audience. All Patent Quality Chats are free and open to all on a first-come, first-served basis, No CLE credit will be available through the USPTO. Video recordings and any presentation materials from the Patent Quality Chats are posted on our Patent Quality Chat website (link) after an event has concluded.

Webinar access information for the event is available in the left margin.

This is the second event in the 2015 series, which began on June 9 discussing Clarity of the Record.  For an archive of previous Chats and for a schedule of upcoming events, visit our Patent Quality Chat website

The next Chat on August 11 will discuss Measuring Patent Quality.

For inquires about the Patent Quality Chat webinar series, please see our website