Tuesday April 30, 2013 from 7:45 AM to 4:30 PM EDT
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The Phoenix 
812 Race Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202

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Cynthia Bolden 


CincyBIO 2013 will be held Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at the Phoenix in downtown Cincinnati.  The conference will feature speakers including Tom Irving (Finnegan), Sam Han (McClure, Qualey & Rodack, LLP), Carin Miller (Blue Ribbon Patents), Jeff Weedman (Cintrifuse), James Zimmerman (Taft), David Willbrand (ThompsonHine), Vance VanDrake (Ulmer & Berne), Ralph Hall (University of Minnesota Law School and Faegre Baker Daniels), Pat Lane (Dinsmore), Matt Willenbrink (University of Dayton), Nick Nikolaides (The Procter & Gamble Company), Marie Kerbeshian (Indiana University), Geoffrey Pinski (Office of Entrepreneurial Affairs & Technology, University of Cincinnati), and Chris Fick (Office of Technology Transfer, University of Louisville).


This activity has been approved by the Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 6.25 total CLE hour(s) instruction. 


This actifivy has also been approved by the Kentucky Bar Association for 6.25 toal CLE hours instruction.


6.25 CLE hours have also been applied for in Indiana.


Schedule of Events

7:45 – 8:15 Registration and Coffee

8:15 – 8:30 Welcome and Introductions

8:30 – 9:30 "Exelixis and Novartis - Biopharm Patent Term Adjustment Based on (B) Delay" - Tom Irving

9:30 – 10:30 “New FDA Regulations and Their Effect on Existing and Emerging Technologies" – Ralph Hall   

10:30 – 10:45 Break

10:45 – 11:45 “Cintrifuse: Working With Technology Startups and Developing Cincinnati’s Innovation Ecoystem” – Jeff Weedman, James Zimmerman, David Willbrand, and Vance VanDrake

11:45 – 1:00 Lunch and Networking

1:00 – 2:15 “University Intellectual Property: The Tech Transfer Perspective” - Geoffrey Pinski (UC), Matt Willenbrink (UD), Marie Kerbeshian (IU) and Chris Fick (Louisville) with Nick Nikolaides (P&G) as moderator

2:15 – 2:30 Break

2:30 - 3:30 "The Exhaustingly Self-Replicating Seeds:  Monsanto v. Bowman" - Pat Lane

3:30-4:30 "Gene: The New Four Letter Word" - Sam Han and Carin Miller

4:30 CLE and Closing



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