September 12-14, 2021 | Renaissance Dallas Richardson
Confirmed speakers (in alphabetical order) for IPWatchdog LIVE 2021 as of June 18, 2021.
Subject to change.
Co-Founder of AddyHart P.C.
Co-Founder & COO, Unified Patents
Partner at Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP
Joan Archer, Ph.D.
General Counsel, Farmobile
Founder, Barash Law
Partner, Gray Reed
Assistant General Counsel and Director of IP, Biotechnology Innovation Organization
Vice President of Brand Protection & Strategic Initiatives, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Douglas J. Bucklin, Ph.D.
Shareholder, Volpe Koenig P.C.
Vice President, Head of Intellectual Property, Valo Health
Founder & CEO of Tangible IP
Founder, Carmichael IP; Former Administrative Patent Judge
Chief IP Counsel at Techtronic Industries North America
Deputy General Counsel and Director for the Office of Enrollment and Discipline
Director, Smithsonian Institution Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Senior Counsel at Hogan Lovells
Managing Director, Dennemeyer & Associates US
Associate General Counsel, Acella Pharmaceuticals
Founding Partner, Soryn IP Capital Management
Joseph P. Gushue
Shareholder with Volpe Koenig215-255-9184
Professor of Practice of Technology, Wake Forest Law School
David G. Henry
Partner, Gray Reed; Chair, IP Litigation Group
Partner, Irell & Manella; Former USPTO Director
Senior VP for International IP, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Dr. Mark Kokes
Chief IP Officer for NantWorks
Senior Counsel, IP Litigation, Amgen Inc.
General Counsel, Jelly Belly Candy Company
Eleanor M. Lackman
Partner, Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP
Partner, Taylor English; General Counsel and Director of the Python Software Foundation
Inventor, Bunch O Balloons; Fellow, U.S. Inventor
Partner, Harrity & Harrity; Host, Clause 8 Podcast
Chief IP Officer, Volvo Car Corporation
Editor-in-Chief of IPWatchdog.com
Partner, Ropes & Gray
President & CEO, IPWatchdog, Inc.
Partner, Baker & Hostetler LLP
Director of the USPTO Texas Regional Office
Former Deputy Director, USPTO
Michael F. Snyder
Shareholder with Volpe Koenig
Co-chair, IP Group, Faegre Drinker; Former Commissioner for Patents
Monica Riva Talley
Director at Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox
Managing Director, Stout
CEO & Managing Director, PCT Learning Center
Managing Director, Burford
Christine Yun Sauer
Partner, Robins Kaplan LLP
Dean, University of New Hampshire Franklin Pierce School of Law
Vice President of Law Firm Strategy for Anaqua