Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) Women in IP Committee Quarterly Call – Gender Diversity in Innovation


Ahsan Shaikh, McDermott Partner and Global Head of the Patent Prosecution Practice, will speak on a webinar during the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) Women in IP Committee’s Quarterly Call on the topic of “Gender Diversity in Innovation.” The webinar will discuss how IP teams can drive engagement of diverse innovators in company patent filings, effective techniques to implement remote ideation sessions and how to implement hybrid brainstorming sessions to generate ideas.

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Moderator, Sarah Nowak, Assistant Chief Intellectual Property Counsel, 3M Company

Speaker, Michelle Bugbee, Senior Counsel, IP, Eastman Chemical Company

Speaker, Ahsan Shaikh, Partner & Global Head, Patent Prosecution Practice, McDermott Will & Emery

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