2012 IACC Annual Spring Conference

Wednesday, May 02, 2012 to Friday, May 04, 2012 - Washington, DC
9:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. (US/Central)

The International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition (IACC) serve as an umbrella organization offering anti-counterfeiting programs designed to increase protection for patents, trademarks, copyrights, service marks, trade dress and trade secrets.

The IACC hosts two conferences annually in the spring and fall to bring together those on the forefront of anti-counterfeiting and anti-piracy.

This years spring conference will be co-chaired by Fulbright partner Mark Mutterperl.

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Agenda

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Wednesday, May 2, 2012
09:00 - 5:00 – Registration
09:00 - 11:30 – Morning Workshop: Inside Online
09:30 - 11:30 – IACC Payment Processor Portal Training Workshop
11:30 - 05:00 – Task Force Meetings
05:00 - 05:30 – New Member Meeting
05:30 - 07:30 – Opening Reception

Thursday, May 3, 2012
07:00 - 05:00 – Registration
07:00 - 09:00 – Breakfast and Exhibit Viewing
08:30 - 09:00 – Board of Directors Elections
09:00 - 09:15 – Opening Remarks
09:15 - 09:30 – Keynote Address
09:30 - 10:45 – Breaking Borders
10:45 - 11:15 – Networking Break
11:15 - 12:30 – Rooting Out Rogue Merchants I: Online Advertising's Response to Counterfeiting
12:30 - 01:40 – Lunch
01:40 - 02:00 – Featured Speaker: John Morton, Director, Immigration and Customs Enforcement
02:00 - 03:15 – The Right Medicine: International Enforcement Efforts
03:15 - 04:30 – BRIC Enforcement Trends
04:30 - 06:00 – Board of Directors Meeting 

Friday, May 4, 2012
07:00 - 10:15 – Registration
07:00 - 09:00 – Breakfast and Exhibit Viewing
09:15 - 10:30 – Rooting Out Rogue Merchants: The IACC Payment Processor Portal Mid-Year Review and Vision for the Future
10:30 - 11:45 - Track A – CBP: Trade Secrets and Disclosure Developments, Track B – Latin America: Developing Effective Cross-Border Strategies
11:45 - 01:00 – Law & Order: Anti-Counterfeiting Edition
01:00 - 04:00 – Global Anti-Counterfeiting Group (GACG) Board Meeting

Venue

Grand Hyatt Washington
1000 H Street Northwest
Washington , DC , 20001

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