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Patent Information Users Group, Inc.

The International Society for Patent Information Professionals


PIUG 2019 Annual Conference
An International Conference for Patent Information Professionals

Preparing for the Future and the Unknown:
New Technologies and Skills for the Patent Searcher

Saturday, May  4 - Thursday, May 9, 2019
Westin Alexandria
400 Courthouse Square
Alexandria, VA 22314
+1-703-253-8600

Twitter: #PIUG19

Workshops

The following workshops are being offered in conjunction with the PIUG 2019 Annual Conference.

You must register separately for each workshop except for the USPTO (Monday) and EPO (Tuesday) workshops that do not require registration. Please register early because space is limited. Workshop schedule is subject to change.

Saturday, May 4

Host Workshop Title Time Location Cost Registration
PIUG Both PIUG Courses (all day) 9:00am - 5:30pm   Fee Based All day
PIUG Intro to Patent Searching 9:00am - noon   Fee Based AM only
PIUG Lunch for registered attendees of one of the Saturday workshops noon - 1:00pm   Free  
PIUG Patent Search Fundamentals 1:00pm - 5:30pm   Fee based PM only 

Sunday, May 5

Host Workshop Title Time Location Cost Registration
TBA   8:00am - 9:00am   Free  
TBA   9:00am - 10:00am   Free  
CPA Global   10:00am - 11:00am   Free  
BizInt   11:00am - 12:30pm   Free  
GQ Life Sciences   1:00pm - 2:00pm   Free  
Questel   2:00pm - 3:00pm   Free  
Minesoft   3:00pm - 4:00pm   Free  
Clarivate Analytics   4:00pm - 5:00pm   Free  

Monday, May 6

Host Workshop Title Time Location Cost Registration
USPTO USPTO Workshop on CPC changes with EPO. Six Years Down the Line: A CPC Update on Status and Future Development 3:15pm - 4:15pm   Free N/A

Tuesday, May 7

Host Workshop Title Time Location Cost Registration
EPO TBA 3:55pm - 4:55pm   Free N/A

Wednesday, May 8

Host Workshop Title Time Location Cost Registration
Stephen Adams WIPO Standards
1:00pm - 4:00pm   Fee based Link 
Srinivasan Parthiban AI Basics for Patent Professionals
1:00pm - 4:00pm   Fee based Link 
Serco (Tonya Heyboer) Leveraging CPC for Search
1:00pm - 4:00pm   Fee based Link 

Thursday, May 9

Host Workshop Title Time Location Cost Registration
STN STN Patent Forum 9:00am - 3:30pm   Free TBA

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