Organizing Committee

Ichiro Nakatomi

LESI President
Avida Science
LES Japan

Bob Held

Conference Chair
Held IP
LES USA-Canada

Sam Wiley

Conference Co-Chair
PatSnap
LES USA-Canada

Eric Victory

Sponsorship Chair
Adeia
LES USA-Canada

Georgina Busku Wachtler

Program Chair
Thum & Partner
LES Hungary

Geneviève Hallé-Désilets

Social/Networking Chair
INRS
LES USA-Canada

Roberto Carapeto

Speaker Program Committee
Licks Attorneys
LES Brazil/LES Japan

Lionel Tan

Speaker Program Committee
RAJAH & TANN SINGAPORE LLP
LES Singapore

Kim Chotkowski

Speaker Program Committee
Brandywine Ventures
LES USA-Canada

François Painchaud

Local Area Liaison
Robic
LES USA-Canada

Mike Lasinski

Incoming LESI President
Ankura
LES USA-Canada

Scott Williams

LES USA-Canada President
GE
LES USA-Canada

Karthika Permal

Incoming LES USA-Canada President
Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP
LES USA-Canada

John Carney

Thought Leadership Program Chair
China IP Exchange, LLC
LES USA-Canada

Tatiana Campello

Meeting Advisor
Demarest Advogados
LES Brazil

Brian O’Shaughnessy

Meeting Advisor
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
LES USA-Canada

Dana Colarulli

Executive Director
LES International

David Massey

PCO
Director – NNE

Amélie Côté

YMC Representative
Robic
LES USA-Canada

Esha Cruickshank

PCO
Senior Project Manager – NNE

Natalie Raffoul

Speaker Program Committee
Brion Raffoul LLP
LES USA-Canada