Intellectual Property Scholars Conference by CIPLIT @ DePaul University, Chicago, USAbout the organiser:

DePaul’s Center for Intellectual Property Law & Information Technology (CIPLIT®) was established to promote research and concentrated study of intellectual property and information technology law broadly defined.

About the conference:

The Center for Intellectual Property Law & Information Technology (CIPLIT®) at DePaul University College of Law is hosting the 19th Annual Intellectual Property Scholars Conference on August 8 and 9, 2019, at 1 E. Jackson Boulevard, 8th Floor, in Chicago, Illinois.

Eligibility: Intellectual property scholars.


The IP Scholars Conference brings together intellectual property scholars to present their works-in-progress in order to benefit from the critique of colleagues. The IPSC format is designed to facilitate free-ranging discussion and to help people hone their ideas.

Papers presented should be works-in-progress that can benefit from substantial commentary and revision. Because of the importance of group discussion, we ask that attendees and presenters plan to stay for the entire conference.

Location: DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois, United States.

Fee Details: There is no charge to attend the conference. Conference presenters and attendees are expected to pay for transportation and lodging. The host will provide complimentary food and beverages throughout the conference.


May 01, 2019: Deadline for Submission of Requests to Present and Requests to Attend (“Registration Page” forthcoming).

May 17, 2019: Confirmation of Attendance / Decisions on Acceptance of Request.

July 26, 2019: Deadline for Submission of Final Papers and PowerPoint Presentations. Papers are expected and are required by this date to be uploaded to the website.

Contact info:  ciplit[at]

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