Nano&BioRoundtable: Patent Law Reform

March 13, 2012 | 5:30-8:00 p.m. ET | Winston-Salem, NC

Patent reform efforts in Washington, D.C. have resulted in significant changes to the intellectual property landscape including a shift from a “first-to-invent” (FTI) to a “first-to-file”(FTF) system for patent applications. This roundtable event will inform and explore a wide variety of implications from the recent patent reforms.

Who Should Attend?

  • Business executives & managers
  • Technology scouts
  • Researchers
  • Product developers
  • Others interested in nanobiotechnology


Why Attend?

  • Interact with nanobio business professionals, scientists, potential partners and customers
  • Learn more about key challenges facing the community and hear success stories from business/though leaders.
  • Source new business/research capabilities and identify new innovations and technology 


Sponsored by:

Center of Innovation for Nanobiotechnology (“COIN”)

Register online at If you have trouble registering for a Roundtable event or if you have any questions, please contact Graeme Ossey at (919) 680-2070.