2021 Conference Registration

Registration now open!   A schedule of events can be found HERE

The 2021 PTAB Bar Association Annual Conference registration is now open. Please email info@ptabbar.org with any questions.

Full Conference Registration Fees:
Practice Attorney
In-House Attorney Patent Agent Judge Student /
Judicial Clerk 
Other (non-
judicial government, etc.)
Member Fee * $685 $295 $295 $50 $50 $50
Non-Member Fee$780 $345 $345 $50 $50 $50

How to register as a member?
  1. Log in to your account.
  2. Under the Events drop down menu, select Event Registration.
  3. Click Register For This Event.

How to register as a non-member?
To register for the conference as a non-member, please click here.

What does my registration fee include?

Your registration includes admission to all training sessions, conference and networking sessions, access to speaker presentations and papers, and admittance to the networking reception on Thursday, September 23rd.

Should I attend pre-conference sessions on Wednesday, September 22nd?

Two pre-conference sessions have been developed for specific target audiences. The Master Class is intended for experienced PTAB practitioners and the Boot Camp is intended for any practitioner who wants to learn or brush up on the fundamentals of practicing before the PTAB. 

Will I receive a confirmation of my registration?

For all online registrations, confirmation will be immediately sent via email. If you do not receive your confirmation within 24 hours, please e-mail info@ptabbar.org

What is the deadline for registration?
Registration will close September 16th.

Will I receive a refund if I have to cancel my registration?

Refunds of registrations are available based on when you cancel.

Cancellations made by email before 5:00 PM ET September 16, 2021, will be refunded 50% of the registration fee, less applicable credit card fees and a $25 administrative fee.

No refunds will be available for registration cancellations made on or after September 16, 2021, or for no-shows.

You may substitute another person from your firm or company if you are unable to attend.

Requests for refunds in accordance with this policy or substitutions may be submitted via email to info@ptabbar.org.

Is my registration fee tax deductible?

The cost of your registration and/or sponsorship is not deductible as a charitable contribution.  It may be deductible as a business expense, but you should check with your tax provider for specific guidance based on your individual circumstances.  None of the sponsorship funds are used for lobbying activities.

Questions?  Please review the FAQ HERE