Lectures & Events

2018 Works-in-Progress Intellectual Property (WIPIP) Colloquium

Friday, February 16 - Saturday, February 17, 2018

Join us for the 15th annual WIPIP Colloquium hosted by Case Western Reserve University School of Law. This is one of the largest academic conferences on intellectual property law, bringing together scholars from the United States and around the world. The colloquium provides scholars with a forum to present works-in-progress and to receive early feedback from colleagues.

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Parking Information
Guests are encouraged to park at the Campus Center Parking Garage (Lot S-29) when visiting the Tinkham Veale University Center. The public entrance to the garage is located at 11172 East Boulevard, Cleveland, OH 44106.

The Tinkham Veale University Center is directly accessible to the garage on the first level only. When entering the garage, follow the signs to the left. The entrance to the TVUC is a marked set of gray doors with a wheelchair ramp leading up to them.

Hotel Information
The Glidden House is a 5 minute walk from the conference. Rooms are available for $159 per night. To reserve a room, call (216) 231-8900 and request the group block WIPIP. The deadline for the group rate is January 15th, 2018.

The Courtyard Marriott at University Circle is an 8 minute walk from the conference. Rooms are available for $165 per night. To reserve a room click here. The deadline for the group rate is January 16th, 2018.

The DoubleTree Tudor Arms is a 15 minute walk from the conference. Rooms are available for $105 per night. To reserve a room, call 800-445-8667 or 216-455-1260 and ask for the Case Western WIPIP block rate or click here. The deadline for the group rate is February 1st, 2018.

Event Locations
Friday February 16th, 2018
8:00 am
Registration and Breakfast
8:30 am
Opening Plenary
10:30 am
Break
11:00 am
Concurrent 1
12:30 pm
Lunch
1:30 pm
Concurrent 2
3:00 pm
Break
3:30 pm
Concurrent 3
5:00 pm
Program concludes

Dinner at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
6:00 pm
Shuttle pickup
6:30 pm
Reception
7:30 pm
Dinner
8:30 pm
IP trivia

Saturday February 17th, 2018
8:00 am
Breakfast
8:30 am
Concurrent 4
10:00 am
Break
10:30 am
Concurrent 5
12:00 pm
Lunch
1:00 pm
Closing plenary
3:00 pm
Program concludes
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