Event Calendar

We hold a variety of events and webinars to educate IP law practitioners. From the Annual Meeting to our Trade Secret Law Summit and Women in IP Law Global Networking Event, the American Intellectual Property Law Association works year-round to grow and shape the future of patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret law.

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Upcoming AIPLA Events

  • 2024 Trade Secret Summit

    March 14 to 15, 2024

    Registration is now Open! Please join the AIPLA Trade Secret Committee for the 2024 Trade Secret Summit, which is being held March 14-15, 2024 in Santa Clara, California. The AIPLA Trade Secret Summit is the leading trade secret conference in the nation, with speakers from across the spectrum of private practitioners, in-house counsel, government, and academia, as well as fantastic networking opportunities. Registration is now open!
  • 2024 Advanced Chemical Patent Practice Institute

    May 14 to 15, 2024

    This advanced course offers how the chemical/pharma patent practitioners can use fundamentally sound but oft overlooked principles to prepare and prosecute a United States chemical/pharma patent application to withstand both PTAB and district court challenges. The principles taught will greatly help those advanced chemical/pharma patent practitioners involved with prelitigation, portfolio management, litigation, Orange Book listings, Purple Book/BCPIA, regulatory practice, due diligence, health checks, and analysis of third-party patents for validity/patentability, infringement, and enforceability issues, as well as for preparing IPR and/or PGR petitions and defending the patent against them.
  • AIPLA 2024 Spring Meeting

    May 16 to 18, 2024

    Join us as we bring IP professionals together to learn and connect. More information coming soon! The 2024 Spring meeting will take place in downtown Austin, at the Hilton Austin. Leadership Meetings on Wednesday, May 15. Programming scheduled May 16-18.
  • AIPLA 2024 Annual Meeting

    October 24 to 26, 2024

    Join us as we bring IP professionals together to learn and connect. More information coming soon! The 2024 Annual meeting will take place at the Gaylord National Harbor Resort. Leadership Meetings on Wednesday, October 23. Programming scheduled October 24-26.


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IP Event Calendar






      • June 9-11: Copyright Society USA Annual Meeting, Cleveland, OH
      • June 12-15: ACPC Summer Meeting, TBD
      • June 17-18: FADIPL Convocation, DC Area
      • June 19-21: ECTA Annual Meeting, Antwerp, Belgium
      • June TBD: AIPLA Trademark Bootcamp, Arlington, VA
      • June TBD: AIPLA/USPTO Legal Secretaries and Administrators Conference, Arlington, VA
      • June TBD: NJIPLA Jefferson Medal Dinner, Berkeley Heights, NJ


      • July 9-17: WIPO General Assemblies, Geneva, Switzerland
      • July 24-26: NAPP Meeting, Minneapolis, MN
      • July 31-August 6: ABA Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL


      • August TBD: ABPI World Congress, TBD


      • September 22-24: IPO Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL
      • September 25-28: 22nd FICPI Open Forum, Madrid, Spain
      • September 25-27: IPIC Annual Meeting, St. John’s, Newfoundland
      • September TBD: GRUR Annual Meeting, TBC




      • May 13-15: AIPLA 2025 Spring, Minneapolis, MN
      • May 17-21, INTA Annual Meeting 2025, San Diego, CA


      • October 30 - November 1: AIPLA 2025 Annual Meeting, Westin City Center, Washington, DC

      2026 and Beyond


      • May TBD: AIPLA 2026 Spring- Location TBD
      • May 16-20, INTA Annual Meeting 2026, Dubai, UAE


      • October 29 - 31: AIPLA Annual Meeting 2026, Westin City Center, Washington, DC
      • October 28 - 30, AIPLA Annual Meeting 2027, Westin City Center, Washington, DC