Wednesday Highlights - AUTM 2016 Annual Meeting

By Charles Vorndran posted 02-17-2016 08:54

Today is the last day of the AUTM 2016 Annual Meeting. There are still many opportunities to network and meet potential partners. 

Start your day by attending the Industry Innovation Roundtable Plenary and Awards Presentation, 9 – 11am, Seaport Ballroom – Level 2.

Recommended classes for First Timers include:

F3 Apps Across America
Location: Harbor C – Level 2 

F4 Free or Minimal Cost Tools and Strategies for In-house Patent Prosecution Searches
Location: Harbor D – Level 2 

F10 Partnering Without Borders: Accelerating Global Treatments to Patients
Location: Cortez Hill – Level 3 

G2 Beyond Alternative Dispute Resolution: Managing Conflict with External Partners Before and After the Contract is Signed - *CLE Eligible
Location: Harbor B – Level 2 

G5 Drug Discovery and Development Primer for More Effective Technology Commercialization
Location: Harbor E – Level 2 

Don’t forget to fill out the evaluations forms for all the classes and events you attend so we can make them better!

You may want to attend a special interest group also referred to as SIGs. SIGs are an informal meeting of folks interested in a particular topic. Open discussions are welcome and encouraged. One SIG that you may want to attend is:

SIG12 Patentable Subject Matter: Spring Cleaning Your Life Science Patent Portfolio
Location: Mission Beach – Level 3

After class, there’s a Craft Beer Tasting (additional fee, limited availability) 4 – 5:30pm, Bayview Terrace (32nd Floor/Seaport Tower Elevators). 

To top-off the meeting, attend the Closing Reception, 6:30 – 8pm, Seaport Ballroom – Level 2. Use this last event to cement friendships and make even more connections!