FRIDAY April 29
AGR Room, UC Davis Alumni Center
2:15 - 2:30 "Welcome"
Dean Ron Mangun, UC Davis Division of Social Sciences
Dean Kevin Johnson, UC Davis School of Law
2:30 - 4:00: Dan Burk (UC Irvine) "Is University Patenting Technology-Specific?"
Comment: Pamela Samuelson (UC Berkeley) & Mario Biagioli (UC Davis)
Response: Mark Lemley (Stanford)
4:15- 5:45: Alan Bennett (Davis) "Managing University Intellectual Property in the Public Interest" & Shubha Ghosh (Wisconsin) "Exporting Bayh-Dole: Identifying the Institutional Connections in Patent Commercialization"
Comment: Anupam Chander (Davis)
5:45-6:45: Reception and book party (Alain Pottage & Brad Sherman, Figures of Invention, Oxford UP, 2010)
SATURDAY April 30
Room 1001, UC Davis King Hall
9:00 - 10:30: Arti Rai (UC Duke) "Accountability and Government Rights: Agency Implementation of the Bayh-Dole" & Martin Kenney (UC Davis) "Bayh-Dole and Entrepreneurship Reconsidered: University versus Inventor Ownership"
Comment: Keith Aoki (Davis)
10:45 - 12:15: Peter Lee (UC Davis) "Transcending the Tacit Dimension: Markets, Relationships, and Organizations in Technology Transfer" & David Winickoff (UC Berkeley) "Bayh-Dole, Research Tools, and the Scientific Enterprise" & Brian Kahin (CCIA/Harvard) "Working Knowledge: The University Envisions Innovation"
Comment: Andrew Hargadon (UC Davis)
12:15 - 1:30: Lunch
1:45 - 3:15: Brad Sherman (Griffith University, Brisbane) "The Patenting of University-Based Research in Australia" & Tim Lenoir (Duke) "Federal Funding and Innovations in Bionanotechnology: US-China Comparisons"
Comment: Madhavi Sunder (UC Davis)
3:30 - 5:00: Alain Pottage (London School of Economics), "Synthetic biology: Reconstructing the Public in the Wake of Bayh-Dole" and John Wilbanks (Creative Commons) "The Digital Commons and Bayh-Dole"
Comment: Joseph Dumit (UC Davis)
5:00 - 5:15: Pamela Samuelson (UC Berkeley) "Concluding Remarks"
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