The preliminary program is now available for the PIUG NE 2011 Conference, see http://www.piug.org/NorthEast/2011/ne11prog.php
It will be held in New Brunswick NJ on Oct 11, 2011. Please note there are also workshops being held before and after the meeting.
The conference features the following speakers as well as a Round Table Discussion forum.
Patent Landscaping and Analysis: Tools, Tips and Tricks
Shayne Phillips, Halliburton and Joe Terlizzi, Questel
How to use BIRT to Simplify Patent-Search Report Preparation
David Gange, Altimatia, LLC
Simple Methods to Streamline Search Procedures
Judy Philipsen, Philipsen Chemical Patent Search, LLC
2011 Patent Reform – Breaking it Down
Catherine Toppin, General Electric Corp.
From Idea to the Air: A case study in technology, from first patents to the real world
Donald Walter, Thomson Reuters
Plumbing the Depths of Examiner Search (il)-Logic: A Patent Searching Perspective
Dominic M. DeMarco, DeMarco Intellectual Property, LLC
Please register for the meeting today at https://www.piug.org/registration.taf?conf_id=32
On behalf of the program and planning committees, we look forward to seeing you there!
Lucy Akers, Program Chair