The Complexity of the Patent System Agenda
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March 12 – 14, 2018
Santa Fe Institute
Monday, March 12th
|9:00am||Welcome & Introduction to the Conference (Framing Questions)
José Lobo, Arizona State University
David Krakauer, Santa Fe Institute
|10:10am||Group Discussion I
José Lobo (moderator), Arizona State University
|11:05am||"The Patenting System as a Historical System"
Zorina Khan, Bowdoin College
|1:00pm||"The Challenge of Recognizing (and Patenting) Novelty"
Alan Marco, Georgia Institute of Technology
|1:35pm||"Patents as Information Packets … but Mainly Legal Instruments"
Thomas Krause, U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
|2:10pm||Discussant: Brendan Tracey, Santa Fe Institute|
|3:30pm||"Patenting as Cultural Accumulation?"
Andrés Gómez Calderón, Portillo & de la Cruz
|3:35pm||Discussant: Mirta Galesic, Santa Fe Institute|
|3:55pm||Group Discussion II
Peter Harter (moderator)
Tuesday, March 13th
|9:00am||"Computational History and Patent Data: What Can We Learn About the Patenting System?"
Simon Dedeo, Carnegie Mellon University & Santa Fe Institute
|9:35 a.m.||"Invention as collective learning: how different is patenting?"
James Evans, University of Chicago
|1:00pm||"Recognizing emerging technologies in the patent record"
Jan Youtie, Georgia Institute of Technology
|1:35pm||"Quantifying information in patents"
Deborah Strumsky, Arizona State University
|2:10pm||Discussant: Hyejin Youn, Northwestern University|
|3:30pm||Group Discussion III|
Wednesday, March 14th
|10:45am||Group Discussion IV|
|1:00pm||"Can AI fix what is “broken” with the patent system?"
Colleen Chien, Santa Clara University School of Law
|2:00pm||Discussant: Feng Bill Shi, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill|
|2:20pm||Group Discussion V|
|4:00pm||Informal discussion on a possible research agenda/effort on invention, information and uncertainty|