Chairman, CEO, & Founder, Alexandria Real Estate Equities
VP of Research & Policy, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
President and CEO of the Central Indiana Corporate Partnership
Professor of Systems Biology, Columbia University
Fish & Richardson principals Todd Garcia, Teresa Lavoie, and Gwilym Attwell will explore the implications of the America Invents Act (AIA) on patent validity challenges and patent portfolio management strategies. The AIA is a U.S. law that was passed by Congress and was signed into law by President Obama on Sept. 16. The law represents the most significant change to the U.S. patent system since 1952. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m., and presentation begins at 6 pm. Online registration is available here.