Patent Information Users Group, Inc.

The International Society for Patent Information Professionals

PIUG 2017 Biotechnology Conference

Gaining Competitive Advantage in Biotech Patent Research
Through Constructive Analysis and Client Engagement

Monday February 27 and Tuesday February 28, 2017

Embassy Suites - Boston Logan Airport
207 Porter Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02128


Monday, February 27, 2017

Please note that a conference registration table will be open during the Monday Workshops for those who are attending the conference plenary sessions and wish to preregister or check in.
Time (ET) Workshop Instructor(s) Registration
9:00 am Registration, Continental Breakfast    
10:00 am PIUG-Sponsored: Searching Biotechnological Inventions under the EPC. The PDF file is on Members-only Biotech 2017 Conference Presentations wiki page. Dr. Klaus-Peter Doepfer, EPO
Free, Required
12:00 pm Lunch    
1:00 pm BizInt: Creating IP Sequence Reports with BizInt Smart Charts: Tips & Tricks John Willmore
Free, Required 
2:00 pm Break    
2:30 pm

GQ Life Sciences: Updates

Julien Doudement  Free, Required
3:30 pm Break    
4:00 pm

Minesoft: The Latest Solutions From Minesoft

Rob Poolman Free, Required
5:00 pm Adjourn    

Sponsors of the PIUG 2017 Biotechnology Conference who are interested in hosting a workshop may use this link to review the Guidelines for Arranging a Workshop and complete the form requesting to host a workshop. Requests received after the Monday, November 28, 2016 deadline will be considered, based on remaining available time and space.

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