Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM ET

Venable LLP

The Tech and IP Summit

Presented by The National Bar Association, IP Section

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The Tech and IP Summit will highlight African-American attorneys of note from the tech industry, law firms, and government as they speak to intellectual property and technology hot topics, and experiences in their current roles. The virtual event will run approximately 90 minutes. The first portion of the event will feature panelists who will speak on artificial intelligence, e-commerce, and content protection (copyrights/antipiracy). The second portion will feature attorneys from different fields of legal practice (in-house counsel, law firms, and government) who will speak about “A Day in the Life,” or an average day in their particular field.


Charlie Bingham, Principal Corporate Counsel, Microsoft

Danielle Bulger, Senior Associate, Arent Fox

Christina Calloway, Attorney-Advisor, USPTO

Izu Emeagwali, Exec. Dir. and Asst. General Counsel, J.P. Morgan

Justin Pierce, Co-Chair, IP Division, Venable LLP

Sheronda Rochelle, Senior Corporate Counsel, Microsoft

Kebaru Smith, Director, Amazon Counterfeit Crimes Unit

Erika Stallings, Associate General Counsel, Music Product, Facebook