On September 16, 2016, the Charted Institute of Arbitrators (North America Branch), along with the Silicon Valley Arbitration and Mediation Center and the American Arbitration Association/International Centre for Dispute Resolution will present an all-day program at the Sofitel Hotel in Redwood City, CA titled:
Smarter Faster Cheaper Tech Dispute Resolution Conference
An Open Forum with Silicon Valley
Speakers include senior corporate counsel from Google, Baidu, IBM, Dell and VMware, as well as retired USPTO Judge Neil Smith and CA Superior Court (San Jose) Judge Peter Kirwan. Attendees will include members of the Association of Corporate Counsel (a supporting sponsor of the program).