Showcasing Powerful Women in Intellectual Property

2022 Keynote Speakers
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Shira Perlmutter

Register of Copyrights and Director
U.S. Copyright Office

Speaker Name

Noreen Krall

Former Vice President and Chief Litigation Counsel Apple Inc.
Co-Founder, Board Chair ChIPs Network

2022 Co-Chairs
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Melissa Jobe

Director, Corporate Intellectual Property

Speaker Name

Bridget Smith

Assistant General Counsel, IP
Relativity Space

2022 Speaker Faculty included
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Kimberley Isbell

Deputy Director of Policy & International Affairs
U.S. Copyright Office

Speaker Name

Honorable Janet Gongola

Vice Chief Judge for Strategy

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Alaina van Horn

Chief of Intellectual Property
U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Speaker Name

Anu Sawkar

Special Counsel for Intellectual Property
Federal Trade Commission

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Laurie Charrington

Director of Patent Litigation

Speaker Name

Shui Li

Corporate Counsel, Product (Cloud + AI)

Speaker Name

Gail Zarick

IP Counsel
IBM Corporation

Speaker Name

Danae Robinson

Trademark Attorney
Pirkey Barber PLLC


During this IP-focused conference, women in Intellectual Property roles come together to explore industry trends and other important factors impacting today’s women leaders and practitioners in IP. This year’s event highlights the role of women leaders in Intellectual Property with a special focus on technology and innovation.


Accreditation will be sought in those jurisdictions requested by the registrants which have continuing education requirements. This course is identified as no transitional for the purposes of CLE accreditation. Learn More