The U.S. Department of Commerce’s United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) will host a public conference on the legal and policy considerations of intellectual property (IP) in 3D printing on Tuesday, June 28, 2016, at USPTO’s headquarters in Alexandria, Va.
What: Conference on the Legal and Policy Considerations of Intellectual Property in 3D Printing
When: Tuesday, June 28, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. ET
Where: Madison Auditorium (Alexandria location)
600 Dulany Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Who: Hear some of the leading voices in the field discuss IP law and policy in the context of this rapidly evolving technology.
- Paul Banwatt, COO and general counsel at Matter and Form and the main contributor to the 3D printing law blog “Law in the Making”;
- John Hornick, partner in Finnegan IP and author of 3D Printing Will Rock the World;
- Ira Schwartz, a partner in Parker Schwartz, PLLC, judge pro tempore of the Arizona Superior Court, and a frequent lecturer on computer and Internet law and IP law;
- Michael Weinberg, general counsel at Shapeways and author of It Will Be Awesome If They Don’t Screw It Up: 3D Printing, Intellectual Property, and the Fight Over the Next Great Disruptive Technology.
For more information or to register, visit: www.uspto.gov/learning-and-resources/ip-policy/uspto-ip-and-3d-printing-conference