Congressional Briefing on Patent Diversity:

January 20, 2022

How to Increase Annual U.S. GDP by $1 Trillion? Invest in Diverse Inventors

Increasing participation in invention and patenting by underrepresented groups would quadruple the number of American inventors, increase annual U.S. GDP by almost $1 trillion, and result in exciting new and different inventions. Please join this distinguished panel to learn more about the patent gaps and how we can work together to close them.

Wednesday, 1/26 @ 12pm ET / 9am PT

Moderator:

Holly Fechner, Executive Director, Invent Together, and Partner, Covington & Burling LLP

Panelists:

  • Valencia Martin Wallace, Executive Lead, Council for Inclusive Innovation (CI2), and Deputy Commissioner for Patents, Office of International Patent Cooperation, United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • Nicole Morris, Director, TI:GER (Technological Innovation: Generating Economic Results), and Professor of Practice, Emory University School of Law
  • Jessica Milli, Principal, Research 2 Impact (R2I)
  • Dr. An Chen, Vice President, Engineering, Qualcomm

 

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Registration Link: https://event.on24.com/wcc/r/3612110/949EFC26AF7F29B028495FFDF78D1C3D