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PIUG Meeting Presentations

  • Presentations Arranged by Subject
  • Artificial Intelligence     Analytics     Biotechnology    Chemistry
  • Freedom-to-Operate   Legal Status    Non-Patent Literature 
  • Patentability  State-of-the-Art
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Meeting Presentations (Arranged by Subject)

 Topic  Title (Click for Program Description) Presenter  Presentation
 Analytics & Landscapes Moving Beyond White Space Debra L. Banville


 Analytics & Landscapes

 Patent Trends Disrupted – Increasing Confidence in your Patenting Trends Analysis and Visualizations

Yateen Pargaonkar and Edlyn Simmons

Slides w/Video

 Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence: You Complete Me

Doreen P. Alberts, Theravance Biopharma US, Inc.


Biotech & Sequences 

Using CPC in Biotechnology Areas

Sue Liu, USPTO


Biotech & Sequences 

Examination of Claims Directed to Antibodies at the United States Patent and Trademark Office

Daniel E. Kolker, USPTO


Chemistry & Structures

Expanding Structure Search Capabilities in Patents

Keith Schreiber, Pfizer


 Chemistry & Structures Utilizing Chemical Patent Searching Techniques to Enhance Business Decision Making

 John Zabilski, Chair, PIUG Education & Training Committee


Freedom-to-Operate Freedom-to-operate Searching: What’s in the Tube? Tom Wolff, Wolff Information Consulting LLC


 Legal Status & Patent Law

What You Don't Know has Already Hurt You - Digging into Neglected Corners of IP Rights Information

Stephen Adams, Magister Ltd.


Legal Status & Patent Law LOE (Loss of Exclusivity) for Pharmaceutical Products

Jason Diffendal, Pfizer


 Non-Patent Literature

Is it Prior Art? Establishing the Publicly Accessible Date

 Heather Simmons, University of Georgia School of Law Library

 Slides w/Video


Reflections on Legal Patent Search Types – Looking Back Nearly 30 Years

Lucy Teixera Antunes, DuPont Nutrition and Health


State-of-the-Art State of the Art in Patent Search a Technologist's Perspective  Mihai Lupu, PhD, Research Studios, Austria, Data Science Studio


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