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Young Practitioners Reception in San Francisco–
Career Development in the Global World of IP

Young Practitioners Reception in San Francisco–
Career Development in the Global World of IP

Who can attend:
Young Practitioners (especially from the Pacific Northwest) with less than five years of professional experience.

Thursday, January 24, 2019

The program starts at 2:30 pm. Please arrive around 15 minutes in advance to allow for registration.

475 Sansome Street Floor 15,
San Francisco, CA, 94111, USA


2:30 pm 

Welcome and introduction of the co-hosting organizations and firms

2:35 pm 

What can INTA do for YOU? What can YOU do for INTA?

Presentation on the value of INTA for Young Practitioners and the best ways to become (more) involved with the organization

3:00 pm

Roundtable: Careers and opportunities for Young Professionals in the realm of IP
  • Andrew Roppel, IP Prosecution of Counsel at Holland & Hart LLP
  • Ryan Bricker, IP Litigation Partner at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • Addam Kaufman, Corporate Counsel at Oracle Corporation (Moderator)

Active audience participation is requested. Please furnish us with two questions for the participants of the roundtable when you register for the event (further information below).

4:00 pm

Reception and Beverages

The concluding reception will give the participants an opportunity to network in a relaxed atmosphere with their peers as well as with the speakers and representatives of the co-hosting offices. Beverages and finger food will be served.

Co-hosting organizations:
Oracle Corporation
Holland & Hart LLP
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP


Please RSVP via the “REGISTER TODAY!” button above no later than Thursday, January 17.

In addition to this, please send an email to to let us know how long you have been active in the area of IP and provide us with two questions related to the careers and/or opportunities for Young (IP) Professionals to be addressed to the participants of the round table.

The event is free of charge and space is limited. Please RSVP only if you are certain that you will be able to attend. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis and will be confirmed by email.