Speeches 2016 – 2018

Featured Speaker, “Intellectual Property in 2018: the Basic Tools for you to know,” the Bar Association for Montgomery County, Annual Meeting, Rockville, Maryland, May 4, 2018.

Featured Speaker, Inspiring Stories of American Creativity, www. WERA. fm 96.7 broadcast radio station interview with host John Craig, March 29, 2018.

CLE Program Speaker, “A Primer on Intellectual Property: The Basic Tools for You to Know,” the Bar Association for Montgomery County, Annual Meeting, Rockville, Maryland, February 1, 2018.

Speaker, “Intellectual Property and Patent Prosecution for Scientists,” Graduate Program course,Advanced Studies in the Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences (FAES), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Maryland, January 29, 2018.

Speaker, “Oil States and the Constitutionality of IPR,” Inventors Network of the Capital Area, Reston, Virginia, January 22, 2018.

Featured Speaker, “Top Ten IP Issues 2017,” the Bar Association for Montgomery County, Annual Meeting, Rockville, Maryland, December 7, 2017.

Panelist, “ROI and Intellectual Property” 2017 Return on Investment Symposium, Department of Defense, Defense Health Agency (DHA), Military Health System, NOAA Auditorium and Science Center, Silver Spring, Maryland, October 11, 2017.

Featured Speaker, “Introduction to Intellectual Property Law,” Graduate Program course in Technology Transfer,Advanced Studies in Technology Transfer, Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences (FAES), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Maryland, September 19, 2017.

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Featured Speaker, “Making IP Great Again: Recent Developments and Future Prospects,” Charlotte Chapter Licensing Executives Society Meeting, Charlotte, North Carolina, August 22, 2017.

Co-Presenter, “The Constitutional Foundations of IP – A Natural Rights Perspective,” with Randolph May, Washington, DC Chapter Licensing Executives Society Meeting, Washington, DC, July 20, 2017.

Panelist, “Manufacturing, Production and Licensing: What are the Options for Getting a Product Manufactured?,” Virginia Small Business Development Center, Virginia Community Business Partnership and TechShop, Arlington, Virginia, June 23, 2017.

Featured Speaker, “Protecting Technology, Brands, Books and Secrets,” the Bar Association for Montgomery County, Annual Meeting, Rockville, Maryland, May 5, 2017.

Featured Speaker, World Intellectual Property Day Observance at U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, “The History of Technology and Intellectual Property – Innovation Improving Lives,” Alexandria, VA, April 26, 2017. Presentations with Michelle Lee, U.S. Deputy Under Secretary Commerce et al..

Featured Speaker, “Navigating Your IP in the United States: Recent Developments and Future Prospects,” Toronto Chapter Licensing Executives Society Meeting, Toronto, Canada, April 19, 2017.

Moderator and Speaker, “Patent Damages Symposium,” Licensing Executives Society, with Ryan Morris, Sidley & Austin, Dr. Jennifer Vanderhart, Analytics Research Group, Dr. Robert L. Vigil, Analysis Group, Inc., Washington, DC, February 23, 2017.

Featured Speaker, “Introduction to Intellectual Property Law,” Graduate Program course in Technology Transfer, Advanced Studies in Technology Transfer, Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences (FAES), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Maryland, November 29, 2016. 

Featured Speaker, “Top Ten IP Cases of the Year,” the Bar Association for Montgomery County, Maryland, Intellectual Property & Technology Law Section, Rockville, Maryland, November 1, 2016.

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Featured Speaker, “Copyrights for the Creative Community,” Montgomery County Media, Rockville, Maryland, September 13, 2016.

Featured Speaker, “Strange Brew: Alcohol and Intellectual Property,” Maryland State Bar Association, Annual Meeting, Ocean City, Maryland, June 17, 2016.

Featured Speaker, “Ten Things You Should Know About IP in 60 Minutes,” the Bar Association for Montgomery County, Annual Meeting, Rockville, Maryland, April 22, 2016.

Featured Speaker, “Beyond the AliceEvent Horizon: the Spaghettification of Software Patenting,” Licensing Executives Society, Cloud Services and Software Subcommittee, CLE webinar presentation, April 14, 2016.

Featured Speaker, “The Basics of Intellectual Property: Copyright, Trademark, Trade Secret and Antitrust,” the Bar Association for Montgomery County, Rockville, Maryland, February 20, 2016.

Faculty Presentation, “Intellectual Property in the Twenty First Century,” Southern Methodist University, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Dallas, TX, January 15-16, 2016.

Speaker, “Ten Things Engineers and Innovators Need to Know About IP,” University of Texas at Dallas, Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science, Dallas, TX, January 14, 2016.