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September 25-27, 2017
Greater NYC area

Meet the Speakers

2016 Speakers


Wayne D. Lonstein, Esq. CEO, MS, CISSP
Wayne D. Lonstein, Esq. CEO, MS, CISSP
Chief Executive Officer
VFT Solutions, Inc.
Leon Bechet
Leon Bechet
Associate General Counsel
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Tom Nichols
Tom Nichols
Supervisor, Global Brand Protection Investigations
General Motors
John H. Zacharia
John H. Zacharia
Assistant Deputy Chief for Litigation, Computer Crime and Intellectual Prop
U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division
John Verdeschi
John Verdeschi
Group Head/Senior Vice President, Customer Performance Integrity
MasterCard Worldwide
Carolyn McNerney
Carolyn McNerney
Associate General Counsel
LG Electronics
Kendra Ervin
Kendra Ervin
Assistant Deputy Chief of IP, Computer Crime & IP Section
U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division
Ainslee Schreiber
Ainslee Schreiber
Vice President & Associate General Counsel - Global Trademark Group
Starwood Hotels & Resorts
Kevin Scott
Kevin Scott
Manager, Global Beauty & Grooming Business Development
Procter & Gamble
William J. Hochul, Jr.
William J. Hochul, Jr.
United States Attorney
Western District of New York
Phil Morris
Phil Morris
N.A. Customer Policies & Practices
Procter & Gamble
Kate Asher
Kate Asher
Senior Intellectual Property Counsel, IP&S – U.S., Philips Intellectual P
Philips
Pat Coats
Pat Coats
Senior Manager, Brand Protection - Kellogg Global Sales
Kellogg Company
Colette A. Durst
Colette A. Durst
Senior Corporate Counsel, Intellectual Property
Tyco
Arlene Hoffman
Arlene Hoffman
Manager, Marketing Communications
Tyco
Mike Weatherley
Mike Weatherley
former Intellectual Property Adviser & Executive Vice President
to the UK Prime Minister & Motion Picture Licensing Company (MPLC)
Ethna Sinisi Piazza
Ethna Sinisi Piazza
General Counsel
Taylor Guitars
Jason Calhoun
Jason Calhoun
Project Manager
National Cyber- Forensics & Training Alliance – NCFTA
Andrew Gardner
Andrew Gardner
Worldwide Brand Protection Manager
Lexmark
Ellen Szymanski
Ellen Szymanski
Senior Director of International Intellectual Property
Global Intellectual Property Center (GIPC), U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Geoffrey Potter
Geoffrey Potter
Partner
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
Gabriel T. Ross
Gabriel T. Ross
Finance Manager
Procter & Gamble
Detective Chief Superintendent David Clark
Detective Chief Superintendent David Clark
Head of Economic Crime Directorate
City of London Police
Mark Schonfeld
Mark Schonfeld
Partner
Burns & Levinson, LLP
Darin J. LeBeau, Esq.
Darin J. LeBeau, Esq.
Outside Assistant General Counsel
Oakland Law Group/Living Essentials--the maker of 5-Hour ENERGY
Kasie Brill
Kasie Brill
Director of U.S. Intellectual Property Policy
Global Intellectual Property Center (GIPC), U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Lian Yunze
Lian Yunze
Partner, Head of IP Group
Hylands Law Firm
Thomas Barthel
Thomas Barthel
Vice President & Chief Marketing & Sales Officer
TÜV Rheinland AG
Jessica Green
Jessica Green
Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder
Phylagen, Inc.
Curt Tomhave
Curt Tomhave
Senior Vice President, Technical Services and Security
Verify Brand
Pete Karlen
Pete Karlen
Chief Executive Officer
Phylagen, Inc.
Mr. David Franklin
Mr. David Franklin
Global Sales Director for Brand Protection
NetNames
Jim Sinisgalli
Jim Sinisgalli
Director of Market Development - UniSecure
Systech International
Tom Kurland
Tom Kurland
Associate
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
Steven S. Rosenthal
Steven S. Rosenthal
Director, Anti-Piracy & Web Security - Global Services
McGraw- Hill Education

Advisory Board


Angelo Mazza
Angelo Mazza
President & Partner-IP Practice Group
IACC Foundation & Gibney Anthony & Flaherty LLP
Elisha Lawrence
Elisha Lawrence
Assistant Vice President, Global Anti-Piracy & Content Protection
ABS-CBN International
Jason Calhoun
Jason Calhoun
Project Manager
National Cyber-Forensics & Training Alliance - NCFTA
Mark Schonfeld
Mark Schonfeld
Partner
Burns & Levinson, LLP
Ed Haddad
Ed Haddad
Retired Vice President - Intellectual Property and Contract Administration
New Balance