AI/ET Partnership Series #2: AI & Biotech: The Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Emerging Technologies (ET) Partnership Series will hold its next meeting virtually and in person at the USPTO’s Silicon Valley Regional Office on September 22. Panelists from industry and the USPTO will explore various patent policy issues connected to the biotech industry, including:

    • Avoiding labels—application drafting strategies
    • Landscape of AI in biotech
    • Convergence of technologies

This event is free and open to the public, so register early to attend in person or virtually. California MCLE credit will be offered. 

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Hispanic Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program: The annual event, tentatively set this year for October 12, provides opportunities for independent inventors, entrepreneurs, small business owners, and intellectual property professionals to learn about resources available to the Hispanic innovation community. You can learn from accomplished innovators, inventors, entrepreneurs, and business owners about best practices; discover helpful resources; and get practical tips about obtaining and protecting your IP.

More specifics about this year’s event will be available as the event date approaches. Stay current at

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