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Kasim Alfalahi Founder and CEO Avanci
Erich Andersen Corporate Vice President and Chief IP Counsel Microsoft
Ceyda Azakli Maisami Senior Patent Counsel and Patent Development Director HP Inc
Vicki Barbur Senior Director, IP and Technology Commercialisation Battelle Memorial Institute
Jens Bördin Co-founder, Partner and CEO Konsert Strategy & IP
Lyse Brillouet Vice President, IP and Licensing Orange
Gustav Brismark Chief IP Officer Ericsson
Elvir Causevic Managing Director Houlihan Lokey
Jeremiah Chan Head, Patents Facebook
Paul Coletti Associate Patent Counsel Johnson & Johnson
Peter Damerell Partner Powell Gilbert
Josh Death Head, IP TD Bank
Cassandra Derham Head, Technical IP Amadeus
David Dutcher Chief Patent Counsel Western Digital Corporation
Jako Eleveld Head, IP Licensing Royal Philips
Paul Fehlner Chief IP Officer Axcella
Mattia Fogliacco CEO Sisvel
Juan C Gonzalez Vice President and Senior Managing Counsel, IP Mastercard
Eeva Hakoranta Senior Vice President and Head, IP Nokia Technologies
Phil Hartstein President and CEO Finjan Holdings Inc
Orin Herskowitz Senior Vice President, IP and Tech Transfer Columbia University
Dori Johnson Hines Partner Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
Anna Holmberg The Vera Project Manager Center for Intellectual Property (CIP)
Mark Kokes Chief IP Officer NantWorks
Matthew Kuipers Senior Counsel, IP Uber Technologies Inc
Sharon Lai IP Counsel, Americas Volvo Car Corporation
Denise C Lane Director, IP Boston Scientific
Jyri Lassi Chief IP Officer PayPal
Michael Lee Head, Patents Google
John Lindgren President & CEO IPValue
Ian Maclean Vice President, IP Services TechInsights
Marie MacNichol Senior Director, Patent Licensing Dolby Laboratories
Gabriele Mohsler Vice President and Head of Patent Development Ericsson
Matthew Moyers Managing Director HighTech-Solutions
Changhae Park Chief IP Officer NXP Semiconductors
Ruud Peters CEO Peters IP Consultancy B.V.
Michael Pierantozzi Senior Manager, IP Licensing Hewlett Packard Enterprise
David Pridham Chair and CEO Dominion Harbor
Courtney Quish Director Fortress Investment Group
Terry Rea Co-vice Chair, IP Crowell & Moring LLP
Kent Richardson CEO Richardson Oliver Insights, LLC
Andy Sherman EVP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary Dolby Laboratories
Karen A Sinclair Director, IP Harvard University
Allen Tao Managing Partner Liu, Shen & Associates
Maria Varsellona Chief Legal Officer and President Nokia Corporation and Nokia Technologies
David Yurkerwich Senior Managing Director Ankura

Biographies

Kasim Alfalahi

Kasim Alfalahi is Founder and CEO of Avanci, where he leads the company’s mission to simplify patent licensing and make technology more widely available. He has dedicated his career to pioneering how companies license the rights to essential technologies. He believes companies must break down walls to find common ground and establish trust. Mr Alfalahi has built a reputation for creatively negotiating agreements that achieve the requirements of everyone involved.

Previously, Mr Alfalahi was Ericsson’s Chief IP Officer. He led the company’s licensing and patent development and built a team that established the concept of patents as marketable business assets – transforming Ericsson from a net payer to a net receiver of royalty income. Under his direction, patent licensing became fundamental to Ericsson’s global success and brought in $1.7 billion in revenue in 2015.

Mr Alfalahi has an MSc in engineering and management from the Linköping Institute of Technology in Sweden.

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Erich Andersen

Erich Andersen is Corporate Vice President and Chief IP Counsel for Microsoft. He is responsible for leading the company’s IP group, which handles all of the company’s patent filings and external engagement with government leaders, academics and associations on legal policy matters relating to IP and IP licensing. In 2016 Mr Andersen was named the most influential player in global IP by IAM.

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Ceyda Azakli Maisami

Ceyda Maisami is Senior Counsel and Patent Development Director at HP Inc. She oversees a team of attorneys who manage the company’s commercial and consumer personal system products and technology solutions portfolios. Ms Maisami is a member of HP’s diversity committee and the Intellectual Property Office’s women in IP committee.

In her previous roles at Finnegan and Chadbourne & Parke, Ms Maisami worked on high-profile patent prosecution and litigation matters and opinion work relating to computer hardware, software, wireless communication devices and financial services. Prior to her career in IP law, she was an Electrical Engineer for Osram Sylvania (Siemens Holding).

Ms Maisami graduated from Bucknell University with a BS in electrical engineering and a BA in economics. She obtained her JD from Suffolk University Law School. She is licensed before the USPTO, the state of New York and the District of Columbia.

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Vicki Barbur

Vicki Barbur brings dual expertise in science and business as well as broad experience in several technical disciplines to her role as an innovative growth leader associated with technology commercialisation and IP management. She strategises to make investment in R&D accessible to sponsor organisations and the private sector in order to advance economic development and contribute value to the nation. 

Ms Barbur’s work includes securing IP and licensing to allow external organisations and companies to put innovation to use, as well as developing collaborative and strategic partnerships. Ms Barbur has a PhD and BSc in physics from Imperial College, University of London, and an MSc in applied statistics from the University of Oxford. Ms Barbur previously worked as Kodak’s Technology Director, as Cardinal Health’s Vice President of R&D for the medical segment and as Concurrent Technologies Corporation’s Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer.

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Jens Bördin

Jens Bördin is Co-founder, Partner and CEO of Konsert Strategy & IP, a boutique consulting firm advising technology-intensive companies on how to improve their management of technology, innovation and IP for increased competitiveness, profitability and growth.

Mr Bördin specialises in strategy development and performance improvement regarding digital technology innovation, business-driven IP management and the leverage and exploitation of intellectual assets. His experience includes leading C-level strategy projects and multi-year transformation projects at and between multinationals in Europe, Asia and North America.

Mr Bördin is supported by a team which has broad experience in technology, business and law and has conducted more than 20 years’ worth of interdisciplinary research. In addition, he has co-developed proprietary software tools for the analysis, management and visualisation of intellectual assets and IP.

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Lyse Brillouet

Lyse Brillouet was appointed Vice President of IP and Licensing at Orange in 2017. Her team is responsible for all activities relating to patents and licensing, as well as legal matters and litigation. Ms Brillouet has experience in business, public affairs, innovation and research. Previously, she was Research Director at Orange and was responsible for planning the company’s vision in the digital age, particularly with regard to autonomous cars, urban piloting and sensitive cities, health and robotics.

Ms Brillouet has a business and management degree from the Graduate School of Business and Management. She began her career in the direct marketing and trade management fields for the banking and large-scale distribution industries. She then joined Orange, where she has held various managerial positions in the business and innovation divisions and co-founded the health division.

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Gustav Brismark

As chief IP officer and head of IP rights and licensing, Gustav Brismark is responsible for Ericsson’s patent development and licensing worldwide. With more than 42,000 granted patents, Ericsson holds one of the strongest radio communication patent portfolios, covering 2G, 3G, 4G and soon 5G cellular standards.

Mr Brismark and his team are responsible for creating a return on investment in Ericsson technology and patenting the inventions of Ericsson engineers. The team provides access to Ericsson technology through a fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory licensing programme, while protecting the company’s intellectual property. 

Mr Brismark joined Ericsson in 1986 after receiving his MSc in physics engineering from Uppsala University, Sweden. He is co-inventor on several patents relating to algorithm research for 2G and 3G systems and is the inventor of 10 patents relating to global systems for mobile communication and wideband code division multiplexing access technology.

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Elvir Causevic

Elvir Causevic is managing director and co-head of Houlihan Lokey’s tech and IP advisory practice.

Previously, Dr Causevic founded and was CEO of Black Stone IP, a boutique investment bank focused on valuing and trading tech and IP assets, which Houlihan Lokey acquired in 2017. Before Black Stone, he was instrumental in the MIPS semiconductors $350 million patent transaction while head of the IP strategy practice at Ocean Tomo. Before that, Dr Causevic founded several industrial, medical and high-tech businesses, two of which were acquired by Fortune 500 companies.

Dr Causevic is a named inventor on more than 20 patents and patent applications and was an assistant professor of applied mathematics at Yale University.

Dr Causevic has a BS, an MS and a doctor of science in electrical engineering from Washington University in St Louis and a JD from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.

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Jeremiah Chan

Jeremiah Chan is Head of patents at Facebook. He leads a team that is responsible for the strategic development of Facebook's worldwide patent portfolio, as well as IP transactions, dispute resolution and other risk mitigation initiatives.

Prior to joining Facebook, Mr Chan led an international team at Google that was focused on portfolio strategy, operations and data science. Before Google, he was Head of IP for JDSU, a global supplier of broadband and optical solutions, where he managed a department that was responsible for all IP issues, including portfolio strategy, litigation, licensing and technology transactions. Mr Chan started his career in private practice at Fish & Neave, where he specialised in litigation, opinion work and client counselling. He graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with the highest honours while working as a Marketing Assistant at the University of California Press. He has a JD from Cornell Law School.

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Josh Death

Josh Death founded and manages TD Bank's IP office. His team is responsible for all of TD's IP matters on a global basis, including litigation, M&A, prosecution and commercial transactions. Mr Death established TD's IP and open source policies.

In 2014 Mr Death founded TD's office of patentable innovation with the mandate to develop the bank’s patent portfolio. Since establishing the office, TD's portfolio has grown from single digits to more than 500 references.

Prior to joining TD, Mr Death worked at Ernst & Young and Torys with a practice split between IP and IT law. Mr Death has a BA in philosophy from Western University and an LLB from Windsor.

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David Dutcher

David Dutcher is Chief Patent Counsel at Western Digital Corporation, where he leads a patent team of 19 professionals and is responsible for Western Digital’s portfolio of more than 17,000 patent assets. Mr Dutcher is also an Adjunct Professor at the J Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University. Prior to Western Digital's acquisition of SanDisk, Mr Dutcher served as Senior Director of IP at SanDisk and Associate General Counsel and Vice President of IP at Fusion-io, which was acquired by SanDisk. Mr Dutcher joined Fusion-io from Intellectual Ventures, where he served as Head of Prosecution and Asset Management. Prior to Intellectual Ventures, Mr Dutcher was an Attorney at Perkins Coie in Seattle. Mr Dutcher received his JD from Harvard Law School and his bachelor’s in mechanical engineering, summa cum laude, from Brigham Young University.

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Jako Eleveld

Since 2009 Jako Eleveld has been on the executive management team of Philips Intellectual Property & Standards – a leading industrial IP organisation that handles all IP matters for Royal Philips.

As head of IP licensing, Mr Eleveld leads a successful global team handling all patent and technology licensing, IP venturing and new IP business development for the company.

Mr Eleveld has 20 years’ experience in intellectual property. Previously, he was responsible for the IP portfolio and transactional matters of Philips Semiconductors (now NXP), Philips Group Innovation and Philips Consumer Lifestyle. His experience covers the entire spectrum of intellectual property, including portfolio management, standardisation, acquisition, licensing, litigation, M&A and other transactions – always with a good understanding of the relationship between intellectual property and business. He is also a board member of various IP companies.

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Mattia Fogliacco

Mattia Fogliacco was appointed CEO of Sisvel in 2017 but has been part of the Sisvel Group’s executive management team as Chief New Business Officer since 2014. Founded in 1982, Sisvel is a world leader in fostering innovation and managing IP. Sisvel identifies, evaluates and maximises the value of IP assets. Mr Fogliacco has a background in business and innovation management. He has an MSc from Bocconi University and a CEMS master's in international management. He has published articles on the technology and IP commercialisation markets. Before joining Sisvel, Mr Fogliacco was Managing Director of iiinnovation SA, a company focused on licensing and IP transactions. He also served as Senior International Manager at a service provider of Deutsche Bank, managing three IP and innovation investment funds.

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Juan C Gonzalez

Juan Gonzalez is Vice President, Senior Managing Counsel, Intellectual Property at Mastercard International in Purchase, New York.  Mr. Gonzalez’s responsibilities include: client counseling and education; oversight of patent prosecution to develop a strategic IP portfolio; management of patent litigation; negotiation of technology license agreements; and conducting IP review of corporate acquisitions and related transactions.  Mr. Gonzalez also manages the company’s expanding portfolio of blockchain-related patent filings.

Mr. Gonzalez joined Mastercard in 2007 where he has taken on increasing areas of responsibility.  He previously was a patent litigation associate at two large New York City law.  He worked as an engineer for a public utility for 11 years prior to starting his legal career.

Mr. Gonzalez holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Manhattan College, an MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business, and a Juris Doctor degree from St. John’s University.

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Phil Hartstein

Phil Hartstein is President and CEO of Finjan Holdings, Inc (NASDAQ: FNJN), a cybersecurity company with a rich 20-year history. He oversees the direction and management of assets and future investments. He works with Finjan’s executive management team to implement the shareholders’ vision of a public technology company and advance its position as a global leader in proactive behaviour-based cybersecurity technologies. 

Mr Hartstein has held several technology and IP-related roles over the past 17 years. He has a BS in industrial technology from California Polytechnic, San Luis Obispo and is a named inventor and patent holder, with more than two dozen pending and issued patents across a number of disciplines. Mr Hartstein is working to establish standards for patent licensing through the Licensing Executives Society and a programme extending Finjan’s commitment to best practices. He was recently acknowledged as an accredited standards developer of the American National Standards Institute.

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Orin Herskowitz

Orin Herskowitz is Senior Vice President of IP and tech transfer for Columbia University and Executive Director of Columbia Technology Ventures. He is also an Adjunct Professor of an IP course for entrepreneurs. Mr Herskowitz has been a peer reviewer for innovation and entrepreneurship awards for the National Science Foundation and the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities. He is a Board Member for the Centre for American Entrepreneurship, a nonpartisan, not-for-profit research, policy and advocacy organisation that engages policymakers in Washington on the importance of entrepreneurship. Mr Herskowitz is a member of the National Advisory Committee on Innovation and Entrepreneurship for the Secretary of Commerce.

Each year, Columbia Technology Ventures receives, files and executes more than 400 inventions, 200 patent applications and 100 patent licences and helps launch more than 20 start-ups. It also supports Columbia’s five lab-to-market technology accelerators in clean energy, media, medical devices, therapeutics and oncology.

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Denise C Lane

Denise has 20+ years in-depth expertise litigating, growing, managing, and dealing IP.  Denise spent the first eleven years of her career prosecuting and litigating patents at an AmLaw100 firm, ultimately leading trial teams in complex patent litigations involving medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and software.  From there, she became the Director of Legal Affairs and Intellectual Property at an advanced medical device start-up, expanding and protecting an international IP portfolio of varied surgical devices.  For the past ten years, Denise has focused on intellectual property strategy, in particular, utilizing intellectual property in a myriad of practical ways to grow business segments.  Denise is currently the Director of Intellectual Property for the MedSurg division of Boston Scientific, collaborating with business partners to strengthen, grow, and enforce the IP of divisions with combined sales of $3B+ worldwide.

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Jyri Lassi

Jyri Lassi has been Vice President and Chief IP Officer at PayPal since 2016. He is responsible for leading the company’s IP team and developing its overall IP strategy and execution of IP-related matters. Mr Lassi oversees PayPal’s global patent prosecution, strategic patent filing, patent portfolio management, patent licensing and other patent transactions and patent litigation. He is also in charge of the company’s global trademark protection, trademark and domain name portfolio management, brand enforcement and litigation. Mr Lassi is responsible for boosting innovation at PayPal through a company-wide incentivisation initiative, as well as managing the company’s global inventor rewards programme and IP advisory services for all PayPal business, engineering and legal groups globally. Mr Lassi is also a member of the PayPal global organisation, where his position includes responsibilities as a member of the company’s legal leadership team.

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John Lindgren

John Lindgren became President & CEO of IPValue in August 2017. IPValue currently owns over 6,000 patents, primarily in semiconductor, display, and consumer electronics technologies. Since the company was founded in 2001, IPValue has generated over $2B in patent licenses and has paid out more than $1B of this to IPValue’s partners, the original patent owners.

Prior to IPValue, John spent 10 years as the President & CEO of Conversant Intellectual Property Management, and before that, he enjoyed a 20-year career in patent licensing with Texas Instruments Incorporated.

Mr. Lindgren holds a JD from Southern Methodist University School of Law, where he graduated magna cum laude and was editor-in-chief of the SMU Law Review. He earned an MSEE from Southern Methodist University, and a BSEE from Duke University. Mr. Lindgren is a member of the Texas, Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and the US Patent and Trademark bars.

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Ian Maclean

Ian MacLean provides strategic direction and leadership to a team of specialised engineers, analysts and customer service professionals dedicated to enabling IP groups and law firms to derive value from their patent portfolios.

Before his current role, Mr MacLean was Vice President of Patent Intelligence Services at Chipworks. A veteran of the technology sector, his career spans over 20 years. He has held senior sales, marketing and business development roles at leading technology companies. Mr MacLean has a BA from the University of Western Ontario.

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Matthew Moyers

Matthew Moyers is Managing Director at HighTech-Solutions. He leads the company’s financial advisory practice, which focuses on IP and strategy. Mr Moyers is a registered Investment Banker with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and has 20 years’ experience providing financial advisory services. Mr Moyers specialises in capital raises, M&A transactions, IP brokerage and business enterprises and intangible asset valuations. He has served clients in industries such as consumer devices, semiconductors, automotive, software, cloud, blockchain, sensors, Internet of Things, wireless communications, medical devices and oil and gas.

Before HighTech-Solutions, Mr Moyers was Senior Vice President of Houlihan Lokey’s tech and IP team. He also spent three years with Ocean Tomo’s valuation group, assisting clients with strategic advisory services relating to IP and trademarks. Mr Moyers also spent more than seven years at PwC in the United States and New Zealand, holding roles relating to transfer pricing, corporate finance and transaction services.

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Changhae Park

Changhae Park is Senior Vice President and Chief IP Officer at NXP Semiconductors based in Austin, Texas. He leads all of the company’s IP matters, including creation, counselling and monetisation. Previously, he was Head of IP monetisation at NXP and Chief IP Officer of Freescale Semiconductor. 

Mr Park began his career as a Researcher and has held several technical and managerial positions at Cypress Semiconductor and Motorola. As Head of Motorola’s R&D organisation, he focused on technology transfer and licensing, before managing all licensing business for Motorola and Freescale. He has led numerous IP monetisation campaigns and generated close to $2 billion from deals with major corporations in the semiconductor and electronics industries worldwide.

Mr Park has a bachelor’s from Ajou University in South Korea, a master’s and PhD in electrical engineering from the University of Texas, and an MBA from Arizona State University.

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David Pridham

David Pridham is Chair and CEO of Dominion Harbor Enterprises. He has more than 17 years of extensive and varied experience in counselling clients on the protection and development of IP. Mr Pridham’s experience includes managing global IP licensing campaigns along with significant IP fund acquisitions (eg, Kodak, NEC and American Express), overseeing IP litigation strategy and outcomes, directing patent prosecution, constructing defensive IP strategies and managing corporate IP programmes.

Mr Pridham’s clients have generated more than $600 million in revenue from campaigns that he has directly managed. He has written extensively on the importance of IP for the innovation economy for esteemed outlets, such as Forbes, Bloomberg, Corporate Counsel, IAM Magazine, Reuters and The Hill. Prior to forming Dominion Harbor, Mr Pridham was a Co-founder and CEO of IP Navigation Group and Corporate Secretary and General Counsel for Firepond, Inc. He also worked in private legal practice. 

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Courtney Quish

Courtney Quish is a Director at Fortress Investment Goup. Fortress’s IP team invests in companies based on the value of their IP assets. Before joining Fortress, Ms Quish was Vice President of patent strategy and M&A at Rovi Corporation, a TiVo Company, where she was responsible for designing and implementing IP monetisation strategies. Prior to joining Rovi, Ms Quish spent 10 years in private practice, most notably as a member of Mintz Levin’s patent litigation practice, where she represented patent owners in licensing and litigation matters.

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Terry Rea

Teresa Rea is Co-vice Chair of Crowell & Moring LLP’s IP group in Washington DC. Previously, she served as Acting Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Acting Director of the USPTO. Ms Rea is a licensed Pharmacist who focuses on IP and dispute resolution relating to pharmaceutical, biotechnology and other life science issues. She is a former President of the American Intellectual Property Law Association and the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

Ms Rea has been named one of the Top 50 Most Influential People in IP by Managing Intellectual Property (2013), a World Leading IP Strategist by the IAM Strategy 300 (2015) and one of Law360’s Top 25 Icons of IP (2016). She also received the Patent and Trademark Office Society’s 2017 Pasquale J Federico Memorial Award. Ms Rea has a JD from Wayne State University and a BSc from the University of Michigan.

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Kent Richardson

Kent Richardson is CEO at Richardson Oliver Insights, where he supports customers in developing data-driven strategies based on patent market data and insights. He is also a Partner at Richardson Oliver Law Group, where he counsels clients on a variety of patent and business matters, including patent buying, selling, licensing, valuation, prosecution and operations.

Mr Richardson has experience licensing and marketing patent portfolios, resulting in more than $600 million worth of patent licence bookings. He has also served as an expert witness in English and US patent monetisation and licensing practice cases.

Before founding Richardson Oliver Insights and Richardson Oliver Law Group, Mr Richardson was General Manager of ThinkFire Services USA, Ltd’s Silicon Valley office. He has also worked in various senior management roles with growth businesses such as Sezmi, Constellation Capital, Rambus and Numerical Technologies, and as an Attorney in private practice at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati.

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Andy Sherman

As Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Andy Sherman oversees Dolby Laboratories' worldwide legal affairs, including IP strategies, licensing, litigation and protection. Mr Sherman also oversees government affairs, corporate, M&A and regulatory activities. In addition, he is Chair of the Board of Via Licensing, a global multi-party IP solutions provider.

Prior to joining Dolby, Mr Sherman was Senior Vice President and General Counsel at CBS Interactive, where he led the legal group advising the company’s online entertainment, sports, news, mobile, technology, games, lifestyle and international business units. He joined CBS Interactive following CBS's acquisition of CNET Networks, where he was Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. 

Earlier in his career, Mr Sherman worked in private practice with Gray Cary Ware & Freidenrich (now DLA Piper), specialising in the representation of technology companies in IP and technology-related litigation.

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Allen Tao

Allen Tao is an Attorney at Law and Patent Attorney in China and a Managing Partner at Liu, Shen & Associates in Beijing. Mr Tao specialises in patent invalidation, litigation and dispute resolutions before administrative agencies and the courts, as well as counselling on IP strategies. Mr Tao has represented a number of multinationals in litigation cases to defend and enforce their IP in China. Mr Tao also specialises in contractual issues, licensing and other IP-related issues for foreign companies in China. Mr Tao has a bachelor’s and a master’s in material science from the University of Electronics Science and Technology of China and LLMs from The John Marshall Law School in the United States and Huazhong University of Science and Technology.

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David Yurkerwich

David Yurkerwich is Senior Managing Director and Leader of Ankura Consulting Group’s IP team. He assists clients in navigating the challenges and capitalising on opportunities associated with assessing, valuing and managing IP assets in today’s global innovation economy. Combining competitive information and state-of-the-art valuation methodologies, Ankura delivers practical business solutions. Mr Yurkerwich has been recognised in the IAM Strategy 300 since its inception in 2008.

Mr Yurkerwich works closely with inventors, owners and attorneys to assess patentability and markets for technologies to build and maintain competitive IP portfolios. He negotiates IP-based transactions, and structures and manages joint development, licensing and enforcement activities. Mr Yurkerwich provides expert valuation testimony in patent infringement cases, international arbitration and other business disputes involving companies in Asia, Europe, South America and the United States. 

Mr Yurkerwich is active in the brokering, finance, IP auction, IP management consultancy, licensing, M&A, technology transfer and valuation sectors.

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