February 06, 2019

2019 Global IP Strategy Conference

Stites & Harbison, PLLC

Date: Mar 15, 2019
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Sterne Kessler Offices, 1100 New York Avenue, NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC

Presented by Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox

This invitation-only complimentary forum will address strategies that enable companies – from the largest tech and consumer product companies to emerging innovators – to capture return on investment from their IP.

Featured speakers and panelists include:

  • Dana Cizmadia of Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
  • Paul Golian of Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • Jeffery Langer, Intellectual Property & Technology Service Group, Stites & Harbison, PLLC, Alexandria, Virginia
  • Christine Lhulier of DuPont Industrial Biosciences
  • Jason Skinder of Aptiv
  • Christian van Os of ASML
  • Tobias Wuttke of Meissner Bolte & Partner GbR

The conference topics will include:

  • Developments in global IP law: emphasis on China and Europe
  • A panel discussion focusing on IP enforcement in a global economy
  • A luncheon keynote addressing technology convergence in the 4th industrial revolution
  • Industry and technology specific roundtable discussions
  • A panel discussion covering brand protection strategies in a global marketplace
  • Crystal ball predictions: IP in 2019 and 2025
  • A panel discussion focusing on building globally robust patent and trademark portfolios

All sessions will deliver practical, real-world strategies and case studies featuring friends and clients of the firm who will share their own experiences advancing creative, successful strategies for IP in a global context.


  • Program: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (EDT)
  • Reception: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (EDT)
Related Capabilities
Intellectual Property & Technology Intellectual Property Litigation Patent Prosecution & Protection Trademarks Licensing