Programs and Events
INTA-USPTO Roundtables
Washington, D.C./Alexandria, VA


Meet with key U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) officials, including Commissioner for Trademarks Deborah S. Cohn, at a luncheon roundtable discussion at the USPTO campus.

Monday, March 19, 2012

Lunch: 12:00 pm

Discussion: 12:30 pm–2:30 pm

The roundtable is designed to help the USPTO better understand the needs of those using its services and to offer insights into the USPTO operations. Topics to be covered will include:

  • Recent developments at the USPTO.
  • Customer suggestions for improvements.
  • End-to-end electronic processing.
  • Practice tips.

Roundtable Facilitators

  • Craig Morris, USPTO
  • Elisabeth Roth Escobar, Marriott Corporation


USPTO Campus, Madison East *
600 Dulany Street
Alexandria, VA


International Trademark Association
United States Patent and Trademark Office

Registration Information

This roundtable is now SOLD OUT.

Registrants are invited to send no more than two questions in advance to ensure there is sufficient time to address them during the roundtable. Please send your questions to by March 14.

Note: This is not a forum to discuss individual cases.