2024 IPOwners Spring Summit™
The 7th annual IPOwners Spring Summit™ is a one-day conference on Thursday, March 7 with an evening welcome reception on Wednesday, March 6. Additional networking opportunities include breakfast, breaks, lunch, and a closing reception on March 7. The conference is designed for mid to senior IP attorneys with topics directly relevant to in-house attorneys while providing outside counsel information that will enhance relationship building and productivity with their corporate clients.
Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the US Patent and Trademark Office
Director Vidal will address attendees during the opening session on March 7 during a fireside chat with IPO President Krish Gupta (Dell Technologies).
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Continuing Legal Education (CLE) hours will be applied for. Number of hours will be announced once the program is finalized.
Registrants needing CLE credit should provide their bar number(s) and state(s) on their registration forms. IPO will apply for CLE credit in all applicable states provided by registrants.
CLE credit questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
ROOM RESERVATIONS & MEETING LOCATION
Washington Marriott at Metro Center
775 12th Street NW, Washington, DC 20005
The Room Block CLOSED on February 13.
The meeting will take place at the Washington Marriott at Metro Center in Washington, DC. IPO has reserved a block of rooms at the Washington Marriott at Metro Center hotel – where the meeting is taking place. In order to receive the IPO group rate of $339/night + taxes for a single/double room, reservations must be made by February 13 or until the room block is sold out, whichever comes first. After February 13, rooms will be subject to availability at the standard hotel rate, if available.
IPO does not use a housing agency. If you are contacted by a third party to make a hotel reservation, this is not authorized by IPO. Please make your hotel reservation directly with the hotel or using the reservation link above.
Attendee List Policy. Registration constitutes an agreement by the registrant for IPO to list the registrant’s name, organization, and location on the attendee list. The attendee list is available to registrants about one week prior to the start of the summit.
Registration Changes or Questions. If you have any issues or questions regarding your registration, contact email@example.com.
Meeting Photo Waiver and Release Policy. Registration and attendance at, or participation in, IPO meetings and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant for IPO to use and distribute (both now and in the future), the registrant or attendee’s image or voice in photographs and audio/filming of such events and activities. These photos, audio, or film are for IPO use only and may appear on the IPO Website, newsletter, conference brochures, social media outlets, or other future IPO promotional material. This also includes photos uploaded by attendees. For concerns about your image or likeness being used in this manner, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration and Badge Ethics. Only persons registered for this conference are admitted access to the sessions and materials. Sharing of badges and/or materials is prohibited.
Health & Safety. Please be advised that travel to and attendance at in-person events involve the risk of contracting communicable diseases. We ask that you not attend the IPOwners Spring Summit™ if you are experiencing any symptoms associated with COVID or other communicable diseases or have tested positive within five days of the meeting.
Cancellation Policy. Cancellations received by Wednesday, February 21, 2024, will be subjected to a $100 processing fee. No refunds will be given for cancellations received on or after February 22, 2024. Attendees are responsible for making their own hotel/travel arrangements and cancellations. These deadlines for cancellation apply to all registrants. Course materials will be available to those unable to attend who cancel on or after February 22. Refunds will not be given for no-shows. If a registrant is unable to attend, they may be able to send a substitute upon written request to email@example.com. Please note that fees are not transferable to another IPO or IPO Foundation meeting or event. Name badge sharing or splitting is strictly prohibited. IPO reserves the right to cancel this event without liability, and the total amount of any and all liability of the organizers will be limited to a refund of the registration fee. Any fees associated with the cancellation of travel or housing reservations are the exclusive responsibility of conference attendees.