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The IP100 Executive ForumThe 2014 IP100 Executive Forum
February 10-11, 2014
Arizona Biltmore, Phoenix, AZ

Meeting Home Program Speakers Presentations and Executive Summary


The IP100 Executive Forum is a unique and exclusive gathering of senior executives charged with the IP decision-making responsibilities within their organizations. The IP100 focuses on strategic issues related to IP business, including IP valuation, best practices in deal structure, IP strategy and organizational alignment.

Held annually, the event explores the business dynamics of IP and organizational strategy through panel and small, facilitated group discussions, where the focus is on peer-to-peer interactions, thought-provoking engagement and valuable take-aways to implement and integrate immediately into your organization. Attendance is limited to experienced, management-level professionals from various types of organizations of all sizes and industries.

FEBRUARY 10-11, 2014

The 2014 IP100 Executive Form, to be held February 10th-11th at the Arizona Biltmore, will address key issues on the minds of intellectual property professionals. The program highlights include:

  • Keynote Speaker: Stephen M.R. Covey, The Speed of Trust™
    Trust: A Key Ingredient in Business Collaborations
  • Featured Dinner Speaker: Jay Walker, Chairman, Walker Digital; Founder, Priceline.com; Executive Chairman, Patent Properties, Inc. 
    Cooperation vs The Blame Game: Unleashing American Ingenuity
  • Panel Topic #1:
    Creating Partnerships – Followed by facilitated roundtable discussions
  • Panel Topic #2:
    Living with the Partnership – Followed by facilitated roundtable discussions
  • Open Space Topics (as determined by the participants)
  • Hands On Workshops on Joint Ventures, Consortia and New Models fro Industry-University Collaboration
  • Exclusive Networking Events with colleagues for informal benchmarking and problem-solving

For detailed program information, please click here.

The registration fee is $1,695. Attendance is limited to 100 senior level executives from IP owner organizations. 

Keynote Speaker

Stephen M. R. Covey
Author, Co-­founder
Global Speed of Trust Practice

Stephen M. R. Covey is co-founder of the FranklinCovey Global Speed of Trust Practice. He is a sought-after and compelling keynote speaker and advisor on trust, leadership, ethics, and high performance. He speaks to audiences around the world. He is the New York Times and #1 Wall Street Journal bestselling author of The Speed of Trust™ and Smart Trust.

Stephen M. R. Covey and Greg Link, Co-founder, FranklinCovey Global Speed of Trust Practice and Co-Author, Smart Trust discussed how trust can eliminate the inherent friction in organizational change management efforts and ensure the success of your "organizational New Year's resolutions" for 2014.  

After the 55-minute content portion of the call, Stephen remained on the line for five additional minutes to briefly answer client implementation questions.

Watch Stephen talk about how trust is a key component of leading change

Listen to a preview of what you can expect at the IP100.