American Conference Institute’s

Green Technology Intellectual Property Summit

Practical Strategies for Developing and Exploiting Green IP Portfolios to Maximize Revenues and Position Businesses for Success

Wednesday, June 27 to Thursday, June 28, 2012
The Sutton Place, Chicago, IL
Interest in green technology continues to grow at an impressive rate, with private investment alone totaling more than $3.3 trillion since 2007.

As investment in green sectors grows and their respective technologies begin to mature, competition for market share has never been greater. Innovative companies with sound business and IP strategies are poised to reap massive gains in these highly fluid and emerging industries, however the pathway to doing so remains cluttered with an ever increasing inventory of challenges and pitfalls that can damage even the best-run organization’s chances for success.

Be part of the one event that will help you beat the competition in your industry sector

With an industry leading speaker faculty of investors, experienced counsel, in-house professionals, and government officials, The Green Technology Intellectual Property Summit will provide the expertise needed to help you develop a critical plan to maximize the potential of your IP portfolio and gain a competitive edge in your sector. Featuring detailed analysis of the shifting metrics used in patent valuation in the wake of the America Invents Act; this will event will provide attendees with:

  • Access to the thought processes and best practices of market leading in-house executives at innovative green technology companies;
  • Strategic insights from more than a dozen leading private practice attorneys heading green technology for some of the best known firms in this sector;
  • Key regulatory insights from government officials at the USPTO and Department of Energy; and
  • Guaranteed networking and educational exposure to university licensing officers, investment professionals, green certification executives and other green tech thought leaders.

Add value to your learning experience and attend pre- and post-conference classes

Attend the one event where you can meet and learn from the experts who have overcome numerous business and legal challenges to produce profitable green technologies. Further enhance your learning by attending the pre-conference Interactive Working Group Session: Integrating changes at the PTo into Green Technology Patent Prosecution and the post-conference master class on effective methods for Protecting IP in Biofuels.

You will not find this combination of talent and expertise focusing specifically on green technology IP anywhere else. Take advantage of our unique faculty and register today by calling 888.224.2480; by faxing your registration form to 877.927.1563; or register online at www.americanconference.com/greentech.