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PIUG 2015 Biotechnology Conference

Maximizing Value in Biotechnology Searching with New Technologies and Trends

Monday, February 16, through Friday, February 20

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


Monday, February 16, 2015

Time (ET) Workshop Instructor(s) Registration

9:00 - 9:30 am

Breakfast (provided by BizInt)    

9:30 - 11:00 am

Creating Sequence IP Reports and Visualizations Using the BizInt Smart Charts Product Family John Wilmore, BizInt Solutions Free, required

11:00 - 11:15 am

Morning Break (provided by Minesoft)    

11:15 am - 12:15 pm

Efficient and Effective FTO Analysis Using PatBase: a Case Study  Robert Poolman, Minesoft Ltd. Free, required

12:15 - 1:15 pm

Lunch (provided by GenomeQuest)    

1:15 - 3:15 pm

GenomeQuest Update on Biotechnology Patent Landscape Analysis Julien Doudement, GenomeQuest Free, required.

3:15 - 3:30 pm

Afternoon Break (provided by Linguamatics)    

3:30 - 4:30 pm

New Developments in Text Mining Patents David Milward, Linguamatics Free, required

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Time (ET) Workshop Instructor(s) Registration

9:00 - 9:30 am

Breakfast (provided by FIZ)    

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Search for Sequences on STN – Going Beyond a Sequence Search Jim Brown, FIZ Karlsruhe
Alice Humel Denton, CAS
Free, required.

11:00 - 11:30 am

Morning Break (provided by FIZ)

12:30 - 1:30pm

Lunch (provided by PIUG)

1:30 - 4:30 pm

Cooperative Patent Classification (CPC)

Jerry Lorengo, USPTO
Kortney Klinkel, USPTO

Free, required.

3:00 - 3:30 pm

Afternoon Break (provided by PIUG)    

Your Feedback Is Important to Us

The Program and Planning Committees would appreciate your conference-related feedback. Our survey addresses plenary sessions, workshops, and vendor interactions. Hyperlinks to the survey have been sent to all conference registrants.

Feel free to submit your feedback during or after the conference (you will have the opportunity to save and return where you left off). We appreciate your completing the survey prior to March 6, 2015. Your feedback helps us make the conference ever better going forward.

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