USPTO Visit October 2016

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) visited the UAA and Anchorage Community during two events on October 6 and 7. Each event included presentations by the USPTO West Coast Regional Director John Cabeca and USPTO Attorney Advisor for Trademark Education Outreach Jason Lott, and a Fireside Chat.

Anchorage Community Event

October 6, 2016 7:00pm-9:00pm
UAA Consortium Library room 307

Anchorage Community Event Poster

Agenda

  • 7:00 pm Introductions by Dr. Helena S. Wisniewski, Vice Provost for Research and Graduate Studies
  • 7:05 pm Welcome by Chancellor Case
  • 7:10 pm "Overview of Intellectual Property at UAA" presented by Dr. Helena S. Wisniewski
  • 7:15 pm “IP Strategy is a Business Strategy” presented by John Cabeca, USPTO West Coast Regional Director 
  • 7:55 pm “Trademark Basics: What Every Small Business Should Know Now, Not Later” presented by Jason Lott, USPTO Attorney Advisor for Trademark Education Outreach
  • 8:35 pm Fireside Chat moderated by Rick Goodfellow
  • 8:55 pm Closing by Dr. Helena S. Wisniewski

UAA Community Event

October 7, 2016 10:30am-12:30pm
UAA Integrated Science Building room 120

UAA Community Event Poster

Agenda 

  • 10:30 am Introductions by Dr. Helena Wisniewski, Vice Provost for Research & Graduate Studies
  • 10:35 am Welcome by Chancellor Tom Case
  • 10:40 am "Overview of Intellectual Property at UAA" presented by Dr. Helena S. Wisniewski
  • 10:45 am “IP Strategy is a Business Strategy” presented by John Cabeca, USPTO West Coast Regional Director 
  • 11:25 am “Trademark Basics: What Every Small Business Should Know Now, Not Later” presented by Jason Lott, USPTO Attorney Advisor for Trademark Education Outreach
  • 12:05 pm Fireside Chat moderated by Rick Goodfellow
  • 12:25 pm Closing by Dr. Helena Wisniewski