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PIUG 2015 Biotechnology Conference

Maximizing Value in Biotechnology Searching with New Technologies and Trends

Monday, February 16, through Wednesday, February 20

611 Gateway Blvd
South San Francisco, Ca. 94080
+1 (650) 225-1000

Now in its ninth year, the PIUG Biotechnology Conference focuses on best practices for patent information professionals who specialize in biotechnology search and analysis. This year’s theme is, "Maximizing Value in Biotechnology Searching with New Technologies and Trends." Facing new challenges, patent searchers continue to provide value to companies and clients by maximizing their value and keeping up with the technologies and trends.

Conference Schedule

  • Monday, February 16: Workshops  
  • Tuesday, February 17: Main Meeting Presentations and Exhibition  
  • Wednesday, February 18: Workshops
  • Thursday-Friday, February 19-20: PIUG "Patent Information Fundamentals" Course"


PIUG gratefully acknowledges the sponsors and exhibitors
who have generously provided support for this event.


2015 Program Committee

Alison Taylor, Co-Chair Abbott
Ruben Diaz, Co-Chair Genentech
Qin Meng  
Greg Roland  
Barbara Miller Novartis
Bo Peng Editas Medicine

2015 Planning Committee

Chair Doreen Alberts Amgen
  Ruben Diaz Genentech
Board Liaison Martha Yates Monsanto
Evaluation Qin Meng, Chair  
   Giny Liu  
Exhibitor Liaison Christopher McConnell  
Meeting Book Alison Taylor, Chair Abbott
   Diane Webb Bizint
Hospitality / Travel John Willmore, Chair BizInt
   Anna Michel  
On-Site Logistics Erika Gill Genentech
On-Site Photographer    
Publicity Jeannette Fiala, Chair  
   Martha Yates Monsanto
Registration Donna Fisher, Chair Ipsen
  Erika Gill Genentech
Web Pages Tom Wolff Wolff Information Consulting
Workshops Elyse Turner, Chair
   Monica Weiss-Nolen sanofi pasteur
   Steve Mitchell  
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