About MWI

The Mid-Winter Institute is an annual experience uniting IP practitioners at every stage of their careers with big-name and break-out thought-leaders, charming events, and boundless educational sessions. 





Unsurpassed Networking

From our luncheons, dinners, and receptions, to our session-based networking, or to the hallways of the convention center, there is ample opportunity for you to meet peers who share your goals and your challenges. 



Outstanding Speakers

Internationally-renowned speakers that offer fresh points of view and inspiring stories will help shift your perspectives and deepen your understanding of intellectual property law. 



Comprehensive Learning

Our many concurrent tracks provide a complete education for IP practitioners at every stage of their career. You’ll be able to choose from a broad range of topics so you can customize the learning you need.



Endless Solutions

Our hall of exhibitors gives you access to dozens of solutions-providers in every part of the industry. Interested in becoming a sponsor or exhibitor?
There is no better place for IP practitioners to explore and experience cutting-edge topics in patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secrets law. 


MWI is attended and covered by journalists from a variety of platforms. If you're a member of the media interested in attending the event or learning more about us, visit our media center and get in touch.