Patent Information Users Group, Inc.

The International Society for Patent Information Professionals

Registration is now open for the 2018 Biotechnology Conference in Cambridge, MA on February 20-21, 2018. Early Bird Rates are in effect through Friday, January 19, 2018.  Registration is now open for PIUG's Patent Searching Fundamentals course to be held on March 20-21, 2018 at the Global Intellectual Property Academy (GIPA) located at the USPTO Headquarters in Alexandria, VA.  Applications for the Brian Stockdale Award for 2018 are being accepted. Go to the webpage for details.  Future PIUG Events are listed in the PIUG Calendar.  PIUG website is now mobile-responsive. Send us feedback.
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Martha Yates – Chair
Stephen Adams – Vice Chair
Shelley Pavlek – Secretary
Malcolm Hallam – Treasurer
Elliott Linder – Immediate Past Chair
Ron Kaminecki – Director at Large
Heather Simmons – Director at Large

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