RSVP: 30 August 2016
The purpose of this discussion panel is to provide an opportunity for the more junior members of the IP profession to interact with the Melbourne based Examiners (and vice versa).
Importantly, we are offering attendees the opportunity to ask their own questions in the style of Q & A to allow for audience participation.
The event is to focus on Inventive Step. You might, for example, like to ask the panel:
Please send your questions to Matthew Lay (firstname.lastname@example.org) by 26 August 2016.
There will be 3 members from IP Austalia:
And, there will be 3 representatives for IPTA:
Matthew Lay (Patent Attorney, FB Rice) will chair the event.
Members of IPTA who have less than 10 years experience in the profession and who are not a Special Counsel or Partner/Principal of a firm will be given priority for the event. Other members wishing to attend may apply to IPTA.
This event is open to IPTA members only.
Refreshments will be available from 5.45pm, the presentation will begin at 6.15pm.