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10/20 Pre-Meeting Partnering in Patents

October 20, 2020 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM


Virtual - all times are eastern daylight time

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The USPTO and AIPLA are hosting the 27th Annual Partnering in Patents event remotely as a pre-conference event to our Annual Meeting.  This virtual, one day program fosters an open dialog between AIPLA members and the USPTO.  The event features:

  • Technical Training
  • Patents Update
  • Patent Classification and Application Routing
  • Interview Best Practices
  • Updates on Artificial Intelligence
  • 35 U.S.C. 101


10:30-11:30 AM Technical Training

Bryan Pardo, Professor at Northwestern University, New AI tools

12-3:30 PM   Partnering in Patents Afternoon Session - Presenter Topics


Welcome Remarks – USPTO Senior leadership & AIPLA Ms. Barbara Fiacco, AIPLA’s President


Patents Update(50 min) - USPTO

Patents Update (20 mins)

Patent Classification and Application Routing (20 mins)

AI update (10 mins)

Success Act (20 mins)


Interview Best Practice (10 mins) - USPTO



Break (30 min)


35 U.S.C. 101 (45 min)


Discussion panel: A day in the life (45 min)


Closing Remarks & Thanks– USPTO

There is no fee to attend.  For those who want CLE there is a processing fee.