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Rob Roy's Innevation Center

6795 S Edmond St

3rd Floor - Stage 2

Las Vegas, NV 89118

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Powering change: Women in innovation and creativity

This year UNLV’s Office of Economic Development will be celebrating World IP day on May 11th, 2018. This year’s theme celebrates the brilliance, ingenuity, curiosity, and courage of the women who are driving change in our world and shaping our common future. With speakers from Ballard Spahr LLP, Avery Dennison, UNLV, and the USPTO, this year’s event will showcase the current landscape of intellectual property, and the role of women in shaping that landscape.


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8:30 AM - Check-in

9:00 AM - Welcome

12:45 PM - Lunch

1:30 - Event End

Confirmed Speakers/Presenters:

  • Zach Miles, Associate Vice President for Economic Development, UNLV
  • John Cabeca, Director, USPTO Silicon Valley
  • Nancy Lough, Professor, UNLV - College of Education & Director Graduate Certificate in College Sport Leadership
  • Robert Rippee, Director, UNLV Hospitality Lab at the International Gaming Institute
  • Scott Marty, Partner, Intellectual Property, Ballard Spahr
  • Wendy Choi, Vice President & Sr. IP Counsel, Avery Dennison
  • Liz Escamilla, Air Force Reseach Laboratory AFWERX Liaison
  • Additional Speakers Will Be Added Soon

CLE credit will be available for this event. Further details are pending.

This event is a free event funded by support through our Innovation to Commercialization Fund. We welcome and encourage donations which provide much-needed resources for commercialization and economic development opportunities that benefit UNLV's faculty and students, the public, and business community. Your gift, no matter the size, will help provide a margin of excellence that cannot be reached by state support alone.



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