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Americas Committee

The Americas Committee is an LESI Regional Committee that serves as the focal point for the members of the licensing profession involved with the licensing and technology transfer in the America's.


Mission

The mission of the America’s Committee is to promote the licensing profession in the America’s, by, inter alia, promoting networking among its members, sponsoring appropriate educational activities such as workshops, lectures, and seminars, monitoring legal developments in the region and identifying and collaborating on problem areas of concern to, and major new developments in, professionals in this region.


Goals

The goals of the America's Committee for 2017-2018 include the following:

  • Webinars: To organize and put on one Webinar in accordance with a schedule for inclusion in a proposed monthly LESI Webinar series.
  • Les Nouvelles Articles: To organize and sponsor at least one article for publication in Les Nouvelles.
  • Workshops: To organize and put on three Workshops at the LESI International Conference or at one of the following regional Conferences/Meetings: USA/Canada Annual Meeting, the Asia-Pacific Meeting, Pan-European Conference or a regional Latin American LES Meeting.
  • Young Members Program: To organize, implement and maintain a Program to include/increase the knowledge of the Committee among young members and the active participation of young members in the Committees activities. This is to be done in conjunction with the Young Members Congress.
  • Website: To populate, maintain and keep the Committee pages on the LESI website up-to-date.

Committee Leadership

Chair:

Past Chair:

  • Renzo Scavia (LES Peru)

LESI Board Liaison

  • Russell Levine (LESI Board Counsel)
Contact the Committee Chair - Veronica Canese (VMC@marval.com)
Interested in joining this committee?  Fill out our Committee Application Form