Speakers:

Robert D. Summers

IP Attorney
Brinks Gilson & Lione

Workshop A

January 22, 2014 9:00 am

David E. Korn

Vice President, Intellectual Property and Law
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) (Washington, DC)

Workshop A

January 22, 2014 9:00 am

Christopher E. Jeffers Ph.D.

Member
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC

Hans Sauer Ph.D., J.D.

Deputy General Counsel for Intellectual Property
Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) (Washington, DC)

Richard Gervase

Member
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.

Dorothy P. Whelan

Principal
Fish & Richardson P.C. (Minneapolis, MN)

Jeffrey L. Kopacz

Senior Director and Senior Patent Counsel
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals

Thomas J. Filarski

Partner
Steptoe & Johnson LLP

William C. Coppola

Senior Patent Counsel
Sanofi-Aventis

Robert Sterne

Director
Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C.

Karl Renner

Principal, Co-Chair of Post-Grant Practice Group
Fish & Richardson P.C.

Ralph A. Loren

Partner
Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP

Barbara A. Fiacco

Partner
Foley Hoag LLP

Kelly K. Burris

Shareholder
Brinks Gilson & Lione

The Honorable James Donald Smith CAPJ

Chief Judge, Patent Trial and Appeal Board
United States Patent and Trademark Office

Janet Gongola

Patent Reform Coordinator
United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

Clark G. Sullivan

Partner
Troutman Sanders

Workshop B

January 24, 2014 9:00 am

Paolo Gerli

European Patent Attorney
M. Zardi & Co. S.A.

Workshop B

January 24, 2014 9:00 am

Donna M. Meuth

Associate General Counsel, Intellectual Property
Eisai Inc. (Andover, MA)

Co-Chairs’ Opening Remarks

January 22, 2014 1:00 pm

Thomas L. Irving

Partner
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP (Washington, DC)

Co-Chairs’ Opening Remarks

January 22, 2014 1:00 pm