Objective: Illuminate the industry landscape on discipline routinely applied to patents, trademarks, trade secrets and copyrights to your company's most important asset: diversity of thought and the employees behind it.


Objective: Identify, showcase and support the efficient transfer of appropriate, sustainable technologies to under-served populations in developing markets by facilitating the transfer of these innovations using IP and licensing professionals.


Objective: Concentrate and advance the national exchange of and investment in IP as a stimulus for economic growth concentrated within the State of Illinois.


Objective: Create an industry leading, ground breaking event that will bring together foremost thinkers and practitioners in the emerging fields of IP asset management and investment banking as well as the executives responsible for their oversight.


Objective: Create an event that would meld together the IP business and legal issues that business persons and in-house counsel face in today’s cyber-age global economy.