Welcome to the 2019 ACPC Winter Meeting Registration Site!

REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS
To begin the registration process, click the "Next" button at the bottom of the page. You will need to complete the next several pages. Your registration will not be complete until you hit the "Submit" button on the final page. By logging in as an ACPC member, your contact information will pre-populate on the following page.  Please make any necessary changes to your contact information.  If you want to keep your meeting registration fees and activities fees separate, you simply need to go back into the meeting site and register using a separate credit card for those items you wish to pay for personally. We are looking forward to a great program!

ALTERNATES (those attending the meeting in lieu of a regular ACPC member) 
If you are planning to send an alternate to the ACPC Winter Meeting, please contact the Executive Office at 952-646-2036 or info@acpcnet.org for special login information.
 

REGULAR MEMBER GUESTS (those accompanying a regular ACPC member to the Professional Program)
If you are planning on bringing a regular member guest to the ACPC Winter Meeting, please contact the Executive Office at 952-646-2036 or info@acpcnet.org for special login information.

CANCELLATION POLICY
Cancellations are generally not accepted.  Members are encouraged to send an alternate.  Written notification of your cancellation is required.  No refunds will be issued without approval from the Executive Committee.


HOTEL
Rooms have been reserved for ACPC meeting attendees at the La Playa Beach & Golf Resort at the discounted rate of $329/night (resort fee waived) plus tax. This discounted rate is available until 5pm ET on Friday, January 4th, 2019 or until the room block is filled. 

Book Online: visit www.laplayaresort.com & enter Group Code: 10T3B0 under Special Codes to receive the group rate
Book via Phone: call 800-237-6883 and referenc
e: the Association of Corporate Patent Counsel to receive the group rate

Please note, hotel room gratuities are not included. 


WINTER MEETING PROGRAM
The ACPC Program Committee is proud to present the winter meeting Professional Program! This year's program topics will include:

  • Practice and Due Diligence in IP Transactions
  • Data Analytics in the IP Function and Practice
  • Fireside Chat with the President of the EPO
  • Federal Circuit Judges Panel
  • Design Patents
  • PTAB Review & Litigation
  • Patent Legislation in the 115th Congress, 2nd Session
  • Two (2) IP Operation Presentations


OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES
ACPC is pleased to offer eight fabulous optional activities during the upcoming meeting!

Please note, if there is availability for an activity the day it occurs, you must register by the end of the general session break so we may give enough notice to our partner company. Not all activities will be available for day-of registration so it is highly encouraged that you register prior to the meeting registration deadline. View our Optional Activities Brochure to learn about these exciting opportunities!


ACPC INCENTIVE PROGRAM
Bring a prospective member to the meeting and be entered to win a complimentary optional activity of your choice! Must be redeemed at the June 2019 or Winter 2020 meeting. 


PHOTOGRAPHY
Please note that photographs will be taken at all ACPC functions for marketing purposes. By participating in this meeting, you agree that ACPC may photograph your participation in this program and you hereby release any such photographs to ACPC for use in its programs, publications, and purpose. If you would prefer not to be included in photographs or have concerns, please email info@acpcnet.org


CHILDREN
ACPC is proud to plan family-friendly meetings! With 24 hours notice, LaPlaya can arrange reliable babysitting services to take care of your little ones. They will do anything possible to accommodate requests with shorter notice. All babysitters are licensed and bonded. Please note that there is an hourly fee for this service. Please contact the resort concierge at 800-237-6883 to arrange sitter services.


TRAVEL DISCOUNTS
ACPC is pleased to offer discounts on flights and airport transportation. Click here to learn more!


Thank you to our sponsors for their continued support!

Welcome Reception Carl Horton Memorial Golf Tournament IPO Reception

Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner LLP

                                                        
 
 
Women's Networking Lunch Tuesday Reception Post-Dinner Reception
 

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