Vice President of IP Strategy & Business, Microsoft Corp and IBM (ret); charter member IP Hall of Fame; visiting professor and lecturer Cornell, Duke and USC
Chief Innovation Officer, AON IP Solutions; ex-Chief Intellectual Property Officer, Philips; Vice President IP, Verizon; Vice President IP and Licensing, IBM; executive-advisor, Columbia University Technology Ventures
CEO, Open Invention Network; former IP strategy executive, Motorola and SRI International; Managing Partner, Paradox Capital; former career diplomat, U.S. State Department
Chief Patent Counsel, IBM; Past-President, IPO Association Education Foundation
Co-Director IP Management & Markets Program, Illinois Institute of Technology; Deputy Director, Program in IP Law, Chicago-Kent College of Law
Professor of Intellectual Property Law at Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University, a Senior Fellow at the Hudson Institute and Visiting Fellow the Heritage Foundation. Leading expert on IP law.
*Bruce Berman (Chairman)
Author and editor responsible for five IP business books; IP communications expert; IAM 300 Leading Strategist (10 years); member, IP Hall of Fame Academy; CEO, Brody Berman Associates (31 years)
Former Chief IP Counsel Cargill, Eastman Chemical, United Technologies; ex-President IPO Education Foundation; ex-USPTO examiner (CIPU Director Emeritus)
Ex-Chief IP Counsel Apple, Medtronic, National Semiconductor; successful inventor with 20+ patents; former USTPO examiner; retired US Army officer
Film producer (“Mean Streets,” “The Last Waltz”), Director Emeritus, the Annenberg Innovation Lab at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
Trade secrets trial lawyer, scholar and diplomat; Deputy Director General, WIPO, ret; Director, Inventor Hall of Fame; author
**Hon. Paul R. Michel
Chief Judge and Member of the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, ret.
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