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Thursday, February 7
7-10 PM

Release your inner child at the Children’s Museum during our adults-only extravaganza!
Taste beers from local breweries, snack on light bites, listen to great tunes, and best of all,
enjoy an evening of play in our world-class exhibits.  Build and launch rockets, see who can
make the biggest bubble, race to the top of Altitude and so much more.  $20 per member, please
pay Emily by January 10.  Sold out last year, pay early!

For more info, ask Emily Morgan x74387. 
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Every year, the PTOS celebrates Engineering Week (or “E-Week”) by inviting kids from local schools to participate in a science project on the USPTO campus.


The first committee meeting will be:

December 10, 2018 from 2:30pm-3:30pm

Madison East 7B61


Please attend the meeting if you’re interested in potentially volunteering during the E-Week event, which will likely be February 20, 2019.


If you would like to call into the meeting today, the phone number for the conference room is 571-272-0287.


Please contact Cathy Loikith at or Kerry Snyder at if you have questions.

No other time will be provided.


Dallas PTOS Presents: December Social Event


The Owners Box

555 S Lamar St, Dallas, TX 75202 (Inside Omni Hotel)

Tuesday, December 13th

2:30pm – 4:00pm


Members receive one free drink or equivalently priced food item

New members can sign-up on location and receive immediate benefits


For more event information contact Joseph at and

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PTOS IP Attaché Career Roundtable


Meet the USPTO IP Attachés. Learn about an exciting career as a USPTO IP Attaché.  Ask questions. And, enjoy a light lunch provided by PTOS.


Date: Tuesday, December 11

Time: 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Place: USPTO/Global IP Academy (MDE-2nd fl.)

Participants may also attend via WebEx.


Register at :


The Career Round Table will feature Attachés representing the U.S. around the world:


Deborah Lashley-Johnson, IP Attaché, U.S. Mission to the WTO in Geneva

Duncan Willson,                    IP Attaché National-level Issues in China and Mongolia • Beijing, China

Conrad Wong,                       IP Attaché, South and Southwest China • Guangzhou, China

Michael Mangelson,             IP Attaché Eastern and Central China, and Taiwan • Shanghai, China

Susan Wilson,                        IP Attaché for the European Union • Brussels, Belgium

Todd Reves,                           IP Attaché for Mexico, Central America & Caribbean • Mexico City, Mexico

Kitisri Sukhapinda,               IP Attaché for ASEAN and Southeast Asia • Bangkok, Thailand

Peter Mehravari,                  IP Attaché for the Middle East & North Africa • Kuwait City, Kuwait

Komal Kalha,                        IP Specialist for South Asia • New Delhi, India

Laura Hammel,                     IP Attaché for Mercosur, Guianas, and Suriname • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Ann Chaitovitz,                     IP Attaché for the Andean Region and Chile • Lima, Peru


Please direct any questions to Justin Pats (Justin.Pats@USPTO.GOV)


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Pizza and Beer Shindig


Where: 4th Street Pizza Co.


When: Thursday December 6th from 4-6pm


After a long day of work meander over to 4th Street Pizza for pizza and pitchers of beer.  It will be nice to enjoy some comradery with fellow PTOS members while catching the Thursday night football game.  The pizza and beer will be free to all PTOS members and non-members will have the opportunity to sign up at the event or by emailing


If you have any questions please contact Ryan Clark at or x87606

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