Schedule

The Premier Intellectual Property and Licensing Event

October 19, 2019

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Negotiation Skills Course, Day 1 of 2

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October 19, 2019

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

IP Business Development for Life Sciences, Day 1 of 2

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October 20, 2019

8:00 AM – 5:30 PM

IP Business Basics Course

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October 20, 2019

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Negotiation Skills Course, Day 2 of 2

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October 20, 2019

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

IP Business Development for Life Sciences, Day 2 of 2

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October 20, 2019

2:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Registration

October 20, 2019

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM

New Members and First Time Attendees Reception

October 20, 2019

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Welcome to Phoenix Reception, Chapter Awards

October 20, 2019

8:30 PM – 10:00 PM

After-Party, sponsored by CEEM

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October 20, 2019

9:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Young Members’ Congress Meetup

October 21, 2019

7:00 AM – 8:30 AM

Registration opens, Continental Breakfast for all attendees

October 21, 2019

7:00 AM – 4:00 PM

LES Lounge Open – Recharge, Relax and Relate

October 21, 2019

7:15 AM – 8:30 AM

Women in Licensing Breakfast

October 21, 2019

8:45 AM – 10:00 AM

Opening Plenary Session with Keynote Speaker: Assistant Attorney General Makan Delrahim

October 21, 2019

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Networking Break in LES Lounge

October 21, 2019

10:30 AM – 11:45 AM

Exit Strategies: Valuation and Taxation Considerations in M&A Deals

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October 21, 2019

10:30 AM – 11:45 AM

Will Federal Definitions of Emerging Technology Stall Your Next International Licensing Opportunity? How Changing U.S. Export Control Laws May Impact International Licensing

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October 21, 2019

10:30 AM – 11:45 AM

Therapeutics Reimbursement – The Final Step

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October 21, 2019

10:30 AM – 5:00 PM

LES 1 to 1 Meetings

October 21, 2019

12:00 PM – 1:45 PM

Luncheon with LES Business Meeting and Deals of Distinction Award Ceremony

October 21, 2019

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Best Practices for Protecting Trade Secrets During and After a License Agreement

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October 21, 2019

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM

High Tech Deals of Distinction Winners Panel

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October 21, 2019

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM

“Deal Breaker” Provisions: Navigating and Resolving the Most Critical Issues in a Negotiation

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October 21, 2019

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Why LES Standards is the Most Important Thing Going On in IP — Part I

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October 21, 2019

3:15 PM – 4:00 PM

Networking Break in LES Lounge

October 21, 2019

4:00 PM – 5:15 PM

Rebalancing the IP Economy: Developments in Bulk Patent Cross-Licensing and Markets

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October 21, 2019

4:00 PM – 5:15 PM

IP Landscape and Licensing in China

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October 21, 2019

4:00 PM – 5:15 PM

PD1-PDL1 Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors, from Academic Discovery to Dominant Clinical Target

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October 21, 2019

4:00 PM – 5:15 PM

Qualcomm Battles: SEP/FRAND Litigation Landscape

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October 21, 2019

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

“Colors of the Desert” Networking Reception and Frank Barnes Award Ceremony

October 21, 2019

8:30 PM – 10:00 PM

Sponsor Receptions

October 22, 2019

6:30 AM – 7:30 AM

5k Fun Run

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October 22, 2019

7:30 AM – 6:00 PM

Registration

October 22, 2019

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

Continental Breakfast in LES Lounge

October 22, 2019

7:30 AM – 4:00 PM

LES Lounge Open

October 22, 2019

7:30 AM – 5:00 PM

LES 1 to 1 Meetings

October 22, 2019

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Special Interest Committee Meetings (TBA)

October 22, 2019

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Standards Committee Meetings

October 22, 2019

8:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Networking Activities in LES Lounge

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October 22, 2019

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

FRAND Committee Meeting

October 22, 2019

10:30 AM – 11:45 AM

Anatomy of Failure

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October 22, 2019

10:30 AM – 11:45 AM

State of the Sectors: Hot Trends in Technology and IP across Industry Sectors

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October 22, 2019

10:30 AM – 11:45 AM

Top 10 Court Decisions of 2019 Affecting Licensing

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October 22, 2019

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Annual Meeting 2020 Planning Committee Meeting

October 22, 2019

12:00 PM – 1:45 PM

Luncheon with Keynote Speaker Shaloo Garg, Managing Director, Microsoft for Startups and Frank Barnes Award

October 22, 2019

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM

How Recent Damages Decisions and Trends are Influencing Licensing Negotiations

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October 22, 2019

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Best Practices When Licensing to Startups

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October 22, 2019

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Partnership Intermediary Agreements: What are They, and How Can They Help with Innovation and Tech Transfer

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October 22, 2019

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Best Practices in IP Operations

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October 22, 2019

3:15 PM – 4:00 PM

Networking Break

October 22, 2019

4:00 PM – 5:15 PM

Challenges with Repurposed Drugs

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October 22, 2019

4:00 PM – 5:15 PM

How to Resolve License Disputes Efficiently and Economically: Drafting Effective ADR Clauses and Preparing for Mediation and Arbitration

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October 22, 2019

4:00 PM – 5:15 PM

Standards Workshop

October 22, 2019

5:30 PM – 6:45 PM

Patent Trial and Appeal Board Fireside Chat

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October 22, 2019

7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Sector Receptions/Cocktail Competition

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October 23, 2019

7:30 AM – 9:00 AM

Continental Breakfast

October 23, 2019

7:30 AM – 2:00 PM

LES 1 to 1 Meetings

October 23, 2019

7:30 AM – 2:00 PM

LES Lounge Open

October 23, 2019

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Special Interest Committee Meetings

October 23, 2019

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Closing Keynote

Vint Cerf, Vice President and Chief Internet Evangelist, Google

October 23, 2019

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Networking Break

October 23, 2019

10:30 AM – 11:45 AM

Beyond NPV: Reflecting on the True Value of a Deal

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October 23, 2019

10:30 AM – 11:45 AM

Licensing in Life Sciences and Information and Communication Technology: More Commonalities Than You Ever Expected

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October 23, 2019

10:30 AM – 11:45 AM

The Judicious Gumshoe: Performing Due Diligence

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October 23, 2019

12:00 PM – 1:45 PM

Luncheon with Sector Meetings

October 23, 2019

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM

The Not So (Trade) Secret Issues Faced by Huawei, Quicken, and Uber

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October 23, 2019

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Modern Medicine – Is There Anything Left to Patent?

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October 23, 2019

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Experts Panel on Patent Licensing and Monetization

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October 23, 2019

3:00 PM – 8:00 PM

IP Valuation Course, Day 1 of 2

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October 23, 2019

3:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Ethics Course

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October 23, 2019

4:00 PM – 5:15 PM

So I Just Warranted Validity?! Mandatory Terms, Forbidden Terms and Other Interferences With Freedom of Contract in Rest of World Jurisdictions

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October 23, 2019

4:00 PM – 5:15 PM

Navigating the Various Complexities of a Globally Connected World for Effective Deal Making

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October 23, 2019

4:00 PM – 5:15 PM

Leveling the Playing Field in Your Favor: Using Patent Analysis in Licensing

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October 23, 2019

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Closing Reception

Interactive Networking Function

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October 24, 2019

7:30 AM – 8:00 AM

Course Registration

October 24, 2019

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

IP Valuation Course, Day 2 of 2

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October 24, 2019

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

CLP Review Course

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