October 13, 2017
Loyola Law School
Los Angeles, CA
This one-day conference will bring together senior policymakers, academics, industry players, and practitioners from China and the United States. Tentative topics: (1) Recent Developments in Patent Law in China and the U.S.; (2) Legal Issues in New Media and Content Industries; (3) Trends in IP Litigation and Cross-Border Enforcement; (4) Legal Implications of Artificial Intelligence (IP, privacy, antitrust, etc.); and (5) Legal Issues in the Video Game Industry
2017 ChIPs Women in Tech, Law and Policy Global Summit
October 17-19, 2017
Mandarin Oriental Hotel
ChIPs members are united in their belief that diversity, of all types, is essential to innovation and to a thriving, healthy society. The annual summit of 550+ women brings together primarily senior executives and counsel, but also many on the rise.
10th Annual BCLT Privacy Lecture:
Professor Christine L. Borgman
“Open Data, Trust, and Stewardship: Universities at the Privacy Frontier”
UC Berkeley School of Law
Anne Washington, Assistant Professor of Public Policy, George Mason University
November 16, 2017
The Faculty Club
The 10th Annual Privacy Lecture will be presented by Christine L. Borgman, Distinguished Professor and Presidential Chair in Information Studies at UCLA and Director of the UCLA Center for Knowledge Infrastructures. Prof. Borgman will explore the clash between two trends. One is for academic researchers to provide open access to their data in connection with grants and publications; the other is for universities to accumulate vast amounts of data about the activities of their communities.
Borgman is the author of more than 250 publications in information studies, computer science, and communication. Her most recent book is Big Data, Little Data, No Data: Scholarship in the Networked World (MIT, 2015).
18th Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute: Silicon Valley
December 14-15, 2017
Computer History Museum
Mountain View, CA
Co-organized by BCLT and Stanford Law School, the APLI presents a roster of judges, academics, litigators, patent prosecutors, and senior IP counsel from major corporations offering a results-oriented, in-depth look at the latest developments in patent law and practice.
March 23, 2018
East Palo Alto, CA
More information TBA
April 12-13, 2018
Mountain View, CA
George Washington University