March 26, 2019 | Washington, D.C.
The sixth annual LeadershIP conference will take place on March 26, 2019 in Washington DC. Over the years, LeadershIP has grown to be a high-quality and recognized convener of thought-leaders who discuss innovation and Intellectual Property policies. LeadershIP 2019 will continue to drive the debate around these issues.
The program for LeadershIP 2019 will begin with a morning keynote by Senator Thom Tillis, where he will address the current state of patent legislative reforms in the U.S. Congress. In addition, USPTO Director Andrei Iancu and AAG Makan Delrahim will be featured in a Fireside Chat moderated by the Honorable Kathleen O'Malley, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Here, they will further discuss the IP policy landscape and the future of the 2013 joint DOJ-USPTO policy statement.The agenda themes for the day are:
- The impact of 5G: Why Innovation Policy Matters
- The IP Policy Landscape: US and The World
- IP and Antitrust: Global Agency Dynamics
- International Antitrust: What Rules and Whose Standards?
Please check back for agenda and speaker updates.
|08:30 - 09:00||
Registration and Breakfast
|09:00 - 09:30||
|09:30 - 10:45||
The impact of 5G: Why Innovation Policy Matters
|10:45 - 11:00||Break|
|11:00 - 12:15||
The IP Policy Landscape: US and The World
|12:15 - 1:00||Lunch|
|1:00 - 2:00||
|2:00 - 3:15||
IP and Antitrust: Global Agency Dynamics
|3:15 - 3:30||Break|
|3:30 - 4:45||
International Antitrust: What rules and whose standards?
|4:45 - 5:00||