Testimonials

Here’s What Our Attendees Have to Say…

“This is one of the best conferences in which I have participated during my more than four-decade career focused on IP, including my 30 years on the federal bench. The speakers were top of the line, and the panel discussions were highly educational. The topics were timely, and the format provided great networking and one-on- one opportunities. The whole program was well organized, efficiently run, informative and useful.”
-Former Chief District Judge James Holderman (Ret.)

“The IP Dealmakers Forum combined great speaker panels with outstanding networking opportunities — both in the form of one-to-one meetings and free-form networking events. A cut above other events in the IP space.”
-Alan E. Guy, Investment Director, Vannin Capital LLC

“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

“The IP Dealmakers program was extremely impressive. It was first class all the way. The speakers were A list, as were the attendees. Everything was thought out, from the programming to networking opportunities to coordinated one-on-one meetings. “
-Gene Quinn, Editor, IPWatchdog

“The IP Dealmakers Forum is one of the most attractive event for leaders in the IP monetization business. The thought leaders from all industry sectors show up consistently every year. The key decision makers are all there!”
-DJ Nag, Associate VP, The Ohio State University

“This is the best IP conference going. The content of the panels is very informative, the attendees are the real players in the market, and the One-to- One meeting format is very productive to getting deals done.”
-Steven Pedersen, Attorney, Law Offices of Steven R. Pedersen

“Conferences don’t get better than this!”
-Gerald Holtzman, President, PMC

“The IP Dealmakers Forum has become the most relevant and efficient forum in the industry.”
-Chris Dubuc, Longhorn IP LLC

“The size of the conference is perfect, it enabled me to get in front of and talk with the people that I had targeted ahead of time. Easily the most impactful conference from a networking perspective that I have ever been to.”
-Scott Haiges, CEO, Digital Harmonic

“A great forum to understand the IP market dynamics, find solutions to your IP challenges and collaborate with right partners to jointly increase monetization of your IP.”
-Ankur Goyal, Director, Corporate Development, HCL Technologies

“You can find real IP business partners at the IP Dealmakers Forum. You can meet with not only IP professionals but also finance professionals there.”
-Hideyuki Ogata, Executive VP and Chief IP Officer, IP Bridge

“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

“It is clear that the IP Dealmakers team thoroughly coordinates and vets the topics presented. At the end, I felt as though I had attended an IP Executive Education Course.”
-Tracey Thomas, CEO, IP Zone

“This was the only CLE/Seminar where I thought the value was far exceeded by the cost. I made money by going, lots of money.”
-Michael Shore, Partner, Shore Chan DePumpo

“I find the IP Dealmakers Forum to be like speed dating for those in the business of patents. It is the most efficient way to connect with the multitude of stakeholders and players in today’s IP transactions environment.”
-Aaron Waxler, CEO, North Forty Consulting LLC

“The IP Dealmakers Forum is the quintessential forum for the honest exchange of viewpoints on the business of IP by the top players in the marketplace.”
-Rory Radding, Partner, Locke Lord