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This principal PIUG Discussion Forum (PIUG-DF) is for matters of general interest to the patent information users community.

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I support this initiative. It is about is about providing PIPs a rigorous set of knowledge
Susanne Hantos 21 Apr 19 Mike Lloyd 29 Jun
Dear fellow members: PIUG 2015 Annual Conference Plenary and Business Meeting presentations
Admin - A.J. D'Ambra 11 May 0 -
Hi Jeannette, I've asked MaryAnn Dean to post a news item if she has time. Elliott
Ruben Diaz 05 Dec 3 Elliott Linder 06 Feb
The deadline for submissions is this Friday!! Please submit your title and abstract along
Kimberly Miller 29 Jun 0 -
Further to my posts of March 17th and April 14th 2015, please find attached the report sponsored
Susanne Hantos 17 Mar 4 Susanne Hantos 16 Jun
We are pleased to announce the call for papers for the PIUG 2015 Northeast Conference.  The
Kimberly Miller 12 Jun 0 -
I tweeted the following when I first heard the news: Rest in peace Mr. Massie. Prayers and
Elliott Linder 10 Jun 1 Anthony Trippe 11 Jun
Are you using free and/or open source tools for patent analysis? Share your experience with
Irene Kitsara 10 Jun 0 -
An editorial and a commentary in the May 20 issue of Nature on legislation vs. patent trolls
Robert E. (Bob) Buntrock 27 May 0 -
Dear Colleague Just a note to remind those interested, that the super early bird booking
Christoph Haxel 25 May 0 -
Roland Feinäugle, Head of Patent Training at the EPO, who gave an interesting talk on educating
Elliott Linder 18 May 0 -
Although alluded to but not emphasized in the NYT articles, the differences in perception
Kristine H. Atkinson 15 May 1 Robert E. (Bob) Buntrock 16 May
Hello Everyone, Ted asked me to post a comment reminding everyone that there is still room
Anthony Trippe 21 Mar 1 Anthony Trippe 15 May
Here are some attendance numbers at the 2015 Biotech conference from my notes:   77 conference
Kimberly Miller 12 May 6 Qin Meng 14 May
Dear all, I am delighted to announce that the 2015 Stu Kaback Business Impact Award was presented
Elliott Linder 11 May 0 -

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