Want to learn more? You can find us at the following upcoming events.

Our Next Event is Aug 6, 2021

IP Enforcement:  What does it take to win an IP Infringement suit?

The education unit will feature a presentation on IP Enforcement from the standpoint of an IP litigator, licensed investigator and an auditor of seed programs including breeding programs.

Contact Eloy R. Corona to RSVP.
Phone: 984-302-5366 | Email:

Upcoming Ed Units:

Aug 6, 2021.      IP Enforcement:  IP Litigator, Investigations, Breeding Audits.  (SIPA Members Only)

Sept 22, 2021.   US Seed Sector IP Insights & SIPA Focus (at California Seed Assn.- Open to public)

Dec 6, 2021        2021 IP in Review (Open to public at ASTA’s CSS & Seed Expo in Chicago)

Past Events We’ve Attended

Events in 2021

  • July 21, 2021       US Seed IP Insights (SIPA members only)
  • June 25, 2021.    University Tech Transfer Office IP Workshop
  • May 7, 2021,       Seed/Tissue Deposit Updates for PVP & Plant Patents Webinar
  • March 25, 2021,  SIPA Education Unit, IP Checklist & Best Practies Webinar

Events in 2020

  • January 15, 2020, SIPA Education Unit, Plant Variety Protection and Patents, Webinar

Events in 2019

  • December 9, 2019, Panel discussion on IP issues in seed
  • November 7, 2019, Webinar on Covercrops and IP
  • October 8, 2019, SIPA Education Unit, Monterey, CA
  • August 22, 2019, SIPA Education Unit, The Benefits of Seed Innovations: What They Mean for Growers
  • February 10-13, 2019, AUTM Annual meeting, Austin, TX
  • February 3, 2019, SIPA Education Unit, Orlando, FL
  • February 1-5, 2019, ASTA Flower and Vegetable meetings, Orlando, FL

Events in 2018

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