Agenda

Wednesday, February 01, 2012
7:00am-7:00pm
Wednesday - 02/01/12
REGISTRATION OPEN
8:00am
Wednesday - 02/01/12
Continental Breakfast Served (Paid attendees only)
9:00-10:45am
Wednesday - 02/01/12
Part 1: Corporate and Enterprise Effects of Patents
Keith Bergelt (Moderator) Chief Executive Officer -Open Invention Network (OIN)
Todd Juneau Registered Patent Attorney -Juneau Partners
Bill Geary VP Business Development -MPEG LA
Loren Donald Pearson Partner -Assouline & Berlowe PA
Christopher Douglas Attorney -Alston and Bird LLP
Mark Terry Partner -Terry Law Firm
Topics:
Models and strategies for both sides of the confrontation table
10:45am
Wednesday - 02/01/12
CONFERENCE BREAK
10:45-11:45am
Wednesday - 02/01/12
Part 2- Successful Business Models for Licensing Rights of the Patent Holder / Developer
Bill Geary (Moderator) VP Business Development -MPEG LA
Keith Bergelt Chief Executive Officer -Open Invention Network (OIN)
Mark Hewitt CEO -MetroCore Holdings, LLC
Fred Dufresne -IP Capital Group
Christopher Douglas Attorney -Alston and Bird LLP
Topics:
a. Identifying the bottom line
b. Buying and selling rights and licensing
c. how is it done, why is it done
11:45-12:45pm
Wednesday - 02/01/12
Who is coming after you for Infringement and how to Protect yourself
Mark Hewitt (Moderator) CEO -MetroCore Holdings, LLC
Loren Donald Pearson Partner -Assouline & Berlowe PA
Fred Dufresne -IP Capital Group
Todd Juneau Registered Patent Attorney -Juneau Partners
Christopher Douglas Attorney -Alston and Bird LLP
Jeffery Dalton Founder -Patent Strategies
12:45pm
Wednesday - 02/01/12
KEYNOTE LUNCHEON
Michael A. Rouleau Senior Vice President - Business Development and Strategy -tw telecom
Michael A. Rouleau serves as Senior Vice President – Business Development and Strategy and has been with tw telecom since November 1999. His extensive experience in the telecom and data communications industries resulted in the successful implementation and delivery of many advanced and innovative products. In his current position, Mr. Rouleau is responsible for developing tw telecom’s strategic direction and integrating new services and technologies over the next several years. Prior to joining the company, he spent 15 years with US WEST where he was responsible for the development, deployment and management of data, Internet, and DSL businesses.
1:30-2:15pm
Wednesday - 02/01/12
Mobile vs. Carrier vs. Equipment
Bill Geary (Moderator) VP Business Development -MPEG LA
Fred Dufresne -IP Capital Group
Mark Hewitt CEO -MetroCore Holdings, LLC
Topics:
a. boundaries and how they shape patent scenarios
b. pools and objectives
2:30-3:15pm
Wednesday - 02/01/12
SUITS KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
Berny Dohrmann Founder and Chairman -CEO Space International
3:30pm
Wednesday - 02/01/12
ITEXPO KEYNOTE SESSIONS
Paget Alves Chief Sales Officer -Sprint
Tim Wagner Vice President & General Manager -Samsung Telecommunications America
4:30-7:30pm
Wednesday - 02/01/12
GRAND OPENING NETWORKING RECEPTION in EXHIBIT HALL **Sponsored by Broadvox**
Thursday, February 02, 2012
7:30am-5:00pm
Thursday - 02/02/12
REGISTRATION OPEN
8:00am
Thursday - 02/02/12
Continental Breakfast Served (Paid attendees only)
9:00-9:45am
Thursday - 02/02/12
The Role of Inventor vs. Adding to Existing Patent--Know Your Rights
Fred Dufresne (Moderator) -IP Capital Group
Alan Percy Senior Director of Strategic Marketing for North America -AudioCodes
Loren Donald Pearson Partner -Assouline & Berlowe PA
Christopher Douglas Attorney -Alston and Bird LLP
Jeffery Dalton Founder -Patent Strategies
9:30-11:00am
Thursday - 02/02/12
ITEXPO KEYNOTE SESSIONS
Dirk Gates Chief Executive Officer -Xirrus
Julius Knapp Chief, Office of Engineering and Technology -Federal Communications Commission
Chris Swearingen Manager Marketing - Vertical Market Development -SenseAware powered by FedEX
11:00-12:00pm
Thursday - 02/02/12
Mining, valuation, technical and legal analyses Pooling of Licenses
Bill Geary (Moderator) VP Business Development -MPEG LA
Loren Donald Pearson Partner -Assouline & Berlowe PA
Christopher Douglas Attorney -Alston and Bird LLP
Jeffery Dalton Founder -Patent Strategies
12:00pm
Thursday - 02/02/12
Conference Luncheon (Paid attendees only)
1:00-2:45pm
Thursday - 02/02/12
Who is at Risk, Cause and Effect, Wait Till You Are Sued
Noreen Rucinski (Moderator) VP Business Development -Schneider Rucinski Enterprises
Mark Hewitt (Moderator) CEO -MetroCore Holdings, LLC
Fred Dufresne -IP Capital Group
Mark Terry Partner -Terry Law Firm
Todd Juneau Registered Patent Attorney -Juneau Partners
Keith Bergelt Chief Executive Officer -Open Invention Network (OIN)
Topics:
A. Why a carrier and or enterprise may be at risk without knowing
B. Cause and effects of patents when challenged, and how to protect
C. Why shouldn’t I wait till I am sued to state my case
D. License pooling – Strategic planning or strategy
3:00-3:45pm
Thursday - 02/02/12
Endgames for Trollers – Are Trollers Friend or Foe?
Todd Juneau (Moderator) Registered Patent Attorney -Juneau Partners
Jeffery Dalton Founder -Patent Strategies
Loren Donald Pearson Partner -Assouline & Berlowe PA
Christopher Douglas Attorney -Alston and Bird LLP
Mark Terry Partner -Terry Law Firm
4:00pm
Thursday - 02/02/12
NETWORKING RECEPTION **Sponsored by USAN**
4:45pm
Thursday - 02/02/12
ITEXPO KEYNOTE SESSION
Terry Matthews Founder and Chairman -Wesley Clover
9:00pm
Thursday - 02/02/12
ITEXPO Party on South Beach - Mango's
Friday, February 03, 2012
8:00am-2:00pm
Friday - 02/03/12
REGISTRATION OPEN
9:00-9:45am
Friday - 02/03/12
Speed questions for power round from Experts- forum of three expert matter during sponsored breakfast
Mark Hewitt (Moderator) CEO -MetroCore Holdings, LLC
Christopher Douglas Attorney -Alston and Bird LLP
Todd Juneau Registered Patent Attorney -Juneau Partners
10:00-11:45am
Friday - 02/03/12
Patents 101: A Class from USPTO
Christopher Douglas Attorney -Alston and Bird LLP
Jeffery Dalton Founder -Patent Strategies
Loren Donald Pearson Partner -Assouline & Berlowe PA
Todd Juneau Registered Patent Attorney -Juneau Partners
• 2 hour session covering these questions

• What Questions would you want to know from the USPTO either USPTO or college group
1. IP Law and Policywhat carriers and enterprise need to know Law
2. What is the LeahySmith America Invents Act
3. What has changed with the LeahySmith Act effect and change
11:00am-2:00pm
Friday - 02/03/12
Visit the Exhibit Hall

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