The intention behind PAC is to provide constructive feedback and fresh ideas from a group of highly regarded persons in the IP field, thereby enriching and/or broadening IPTA’s strategic plans moving forward as the profession faces rising challenges and new developments in technology, indigenous knowledge, cyber security, AI and professional regulation.

  •  Paula Adamson, CEO Wrays and former Deputy Director General of the Customer Services Divison in IP Australia
  • Gregg Bartlett, Principal at Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick with more than 35 years experience in the patent attorney profession
  • Andrew Blattman, Managing Director & CEO, IPH Limited with nearly 30 years experience in the IP Profession
  • Janelle Borham, Immediate Past President, IPTA and former Principal at Griffith Hack
  • Michael Caine, Past President, IPTA, Principal at Davies Collison Cave, Vice President of FICPI
  • Prof. Andrew Chri stie, IP Professor at Uni. of Melbourne, TTIPAB Board Chair, Arbritrator, Mediator and Lawyer
  • Marion Heathcote, Principal at Davies Collison Cave
  • Ian Horak, KC, Barrister at the Victorian Bar
  • John Landells, IPTA Vice President, Partner at FB Rice
  • Grant Shoebridge, IPTA Vice President, Principal at Wrays