2021 Annual Meeting Virtual+

Virtual Education

Delve deeply into core topics that affect your work and your community.

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Five Topic Tracks

This year, our virtual education has been organized by five topic tracks—one track per day:

  • Building a Better Society Through Brands—Monday, November 15
  • The Business of Brands—Tuesday, November 16
  • Enforcement and Anticounterfeiting—Wednesday, November 17
  • Innovation and the Future of IP—Thursday, November 18
  • Regional Updates—Friday, November 19

Each track has been designated for one day so you can delve deeply into sessions presented within a track. The sessions showcase some of the world’s most innovative, inspiring, and creative brand, legal, and business leaders. To foster dialogues, Business Development opportunities will be available throughout our virtual offerings to help you achieve your learning and business goals.

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Capsule Keynotes

Want to be inspired?

 

Top-notch speakers will share a snapshot of the most transformative ideas shaping their industries and our future. The sessions are no more than 30 minutes and are presented as a fireside chat or a motivational speech.

 

These sessions are not eligible for CLE credit.

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Featured Educational Sessions

Presentations will include two to three experts offering in-depth discussions on targeted brand-related topics. Experts will interact with the audience through Q&A, polling, and chat features available through our virtual platform.

 

These sessions are usually 60 to 75 minutes and eligible for Continuing Legal Education (CLE). CLE-related featured educational sessions are identified by the CLE icon.

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Idea Exchanges

These 90-minute Idea Exchanges are moderated benchmarking-type discussions primarily focused on best practices and career development topics.

 

Attendance is limited. Idea Exchanges generally include small group discussions of up to 15 people, with a total attendance of up to 150 registrants. These Exchanges are not CLE-eligible and not available on demand.

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Workshops

Workshops are an opportunity for participants to learn more on a particular topic facing brand owners and brand legal practitioners via presentations followed by interactive discussions with fellow attendees to share experiences and best practices. Workshops are conducted in a variety of formats including: (1) CLE-eligible panel presentations, followed by facilitated small group discussions; (2) stakeholder meetings followed by plenary sessions to collaborate on a solution to a challenge facing brand owners/brand legal practitioners; or (3) non-CLE-eligible presentations of cutting-edge issues followed by facilitated small group discussions. Workshops generally include small group discussions of up to 15 people, with a total attendance limited to 150 registrants,  and are not available on demand.

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Rediscover the INTA Practice Guides

Do you love the INTA Practice Guides? Or are you curious to learn more about them? Join the INTA Legal Resources Staff to discover the features and functionality of the new and improved Guides—launching in October!—and how they can help you quickly find the information you need. Drop in to see what the new Guides are all about. And don’t hesitate to bring your questions and comments. We look forward to seeing you!
Here are the days and times:

  • Tuesday, November 16
    11:15 am–12:45 pm (EST)
  • Thursday, November 18
    7:15 am–8:45 am (EST)
  • Friday, November 19
    12:15 pm–1:45 pm (EST)
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2022–2025 Strategic Plan

Our future is based on visionary thinking. strategic planning, and robust implementation. Hear from our leadership about the 2022-2025 Strategic Plan.

 

Join us and learn more!

Thursday, November 18,  11:30 am12:00 pm (EST)

All are welcome to attend. No pre-registration is required.

Committee Leadership Transition

The work of our committees is at the core of our advocacy, resources, and communications priorities. As we embark on a new Committee Term in 2022–2023, the 2021–2022 Leadership Development Committee has designed a training session to help current and new leaders through this transition process.

 

Join us and learn more!

Monday, November 15, 1:15 pm2:15 pm (EST) or Tuesday, November 16, 8:00 am9:00 am (EST)
All are welcome. No pre-registration is required. This session will not be available on demand.

INTAcollaborate

Our digital transformation hits another key milestone during the Annual Meeting as we unveil INTAcollaborate, our committee management and collaboration tool.

 

Join us and learn more!

Monday, November 15, 2:30 pm3:00 pm (EST) or Tuesday, November 16, 9:15 am9:45 am (EST)
All are welcome. No pre-registration is required. This session will not be available on demand.

Registration for members is now open. Join today.