2023 Consero Global IP Management Forum

Fish Principals Gwilym Attwell and Betty Chen will moderate panels at the Consero Global IP Management Forum on June 7 and 8.

Fish is proud to support this invitation-only event, where attendees will hear about hot topics and best practices for today's intellectual property executives. Additional details are below.

Executive Panel — Work Smarter, Not Harder: Making Your IP Strategy More Efficient
Wednesday, June 7, 2023 | 2:00-3:00 p.m. PT

With a finite amount of time and resources, it can be challenging to hone in on where to focus your energy to keep your IP portfolio strong. As new challenges and opportunities arise, how do you decide where to prioritize? In this session, panelists will discuss:

  • The process for defining the priorities for your organization
  • Balancing different stakeholders' interests
  • Analyzing your current strategy and streamlining its processes


  • Betty Chen, Principal, Fish & Richardson


  • Palak Bhakta, Director, IP Development & Patent Counsel, BlackBerry
  • Sivon Kalminov, Director of Intellectual Property, Canon U.S.A.
  • Crystal Lacey, Executive Counsel – IP, Veolia
  • Darya Laufer, Senior Counsel, World Surf League & Kelly Slater Wave Co.
  • Alyssa Sandrowitz, Associate General Counsel – IP, Woodward

KnowledgeBridge Breakout — IPRs: What Has Been Happening at the PTAB?
Thursday, June 8, 2023 | 10:30-11:30 a.m. PT

In this session, discussion topics will include:

  • Statistics and trends
  • Discretionary denials
  • How to draft patent applications to survive IPR
  • Managing concurrent patent litigation and PTAB proceedings
  • Appeal considerations


  • Gwilym Attwell, Principal, Fish & Richardson

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