March 25, 2011

Harvard Law School


Keynote Address:
The White House Strategy for Intellectual Property in the 21st Century
Victoria Espinel
U.S. Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator

12:00PM -1:00PM
John Chipman Gray
Lunch will be served

Panel 1: International Institutional Landscape for IP Rights Enforcement
1:15PM-2:30PM – Pound 100

  • Sharon Barner, Former Deputy Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, Foley & Lardner
  • Sean Flynn, Associate Director of the Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property at American University
  • Stanford McCoy, Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Intellectual Property and Innovation
  • Moderator: Professor Mark Wu, Harvard Law School

Panel 2: Piracy, Free Speech, and New Challenges to the International Entertainment Law Regime
2:45PM-4:00PM – Pound 100

  • David Green, Vice President for Public Policy Development, NBC Universal
  • Rashmi Rangnath, Director, Global Knowledge Initiative at Public Knowledge
  • Moderator: Stuart Brotman, Harvard Law School

Panel 3: Meeting the Challenges of Pharmaceutical Patents, Innovation and Access for Global Health
4:15PM-5:30PM – Pound 100

  • Kristina Lybecker, Assistant Professor of Economics, Colorado College
  • Judit Rius, U.S. Manager of Medicine Sans Frontiers Campaign for Access to Essential Medicines
  • Anthony So, Director, Program on Global Health and Technology Access at Duke
  • Moderator: Professor Ben Roin, Harvard Law School

Sponsored by the Milbank Student Conference Fund

And the support of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

Co-sponsored by: The Harvard International Affairs Council, Harvard Law and Health Care Society, Universities Allied for Essential Medicines, Harvard Human Rights Journal, HLS Advocates for Human Rights, Harvard Law and International Development Society