Who Attends

Capped at 200 pre-approved attendees, the IP Dealmakers Forum attracts an elite set of global IP market participants including executives from:

  • Operating companies
  • Licensing companies
  • Research institutions
  • IP investment firms
  • Litigation finance firms
  • Insurance companies
  • Investment banks
  • Pension funds
  • Hedge funds
  • Private equity firms
  • Investment advisory firms
  • IP advisory firms
  • Law firms
  • Analysts
  • Media


Here’s What Our Attendees Have to Say…

“IP Dealmakers attracts the kind of people and discusses the kind of IP related topics that really matter. I was impressed by the number of high caliber speakers, and the topics covered. The presentations often stimulated lively high quality discussions among attendees. The one-to-one meeting setup is a really efficient way to meet new and existing contacts. This was all about real money and real issues.”
-Gerhard Tschiedel, Senior Licensing Counsel, Siemens AG

“As someone who goes to a lot of conferences, IP Dealmakers is distinct, always uplifting, and reinforces my faith in the IP system.”
-Q. Todd Dickinson, Former USPTO Director and Shareholder, Polsinelli

“There aren’t many IP industry events where the most senior of executives participate and where discussions of real substance take place, The IP Dealmakers Forum fits that bill and never disappoints.”
-Phil Hartstein, President & CEO, Finjan

“There is great value in attending the IP Dealmakers Forum, which offers unique perspectives with regard to IP dealmaking strategies. The Forum is well suited for small group interaction and the break out rooms offer the opportunity private meetings and important business dialogue.”
-Marek Wernik, President, TechPats