Robin Feldman

Harry & Lillian Hastings Distinguished Professor of Law ; Director of the Institute for Innovation Law · UC Hastings College of the Law

Contacts: feldmanr@uchastings.edu / 415-565-4661 / Office 372-200

Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning Intellectual Property Startup & Innovation Law Privacy and Property Law Law & Science

Carl Shapiro

Professor of the Graduate School | Transamerica Chair in Business Strategy Emeritus · University of California, Berkeley

Anti-trust Economics Design and Use of Patents Economics of Networks and Interconnection Industrial Organization Economics

Lisa D. Cook

Associate Professor of Economics and International Relations · Michigan State University

Expert in global economic growth and development, financial institutions and markets, innovation and economic history

International Finance Innovation Macroeconomics Development Economic History

Dana Beldiman

Professor in Residence/Visiting Professor · UC Hastings College of the Law

Email: beldiman@uchastings.edu

Intellectual Property Law International Transactions Intellectual Property Licensing International and Comparative Intellectual Property Trademark and Unfair Competition

Richard Appelbaum, PhD

Doctoral Faculty - School of Leadership Studies · Fielding Graduate University

Globalization; social and ecological sustainability; world-systems theory; the globalization of business and workers' rights

Global Political Economy World Systems Labor Markets and Global Production East Asia and the Global Economy Technology and Development

Xuan Tian

Professor of Finance · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Dr. Xuan Tian research is based in the areas of corporate finance and financial intermediation, venture capital, and private equity.

Corporate Finance Venture Capital Innovation Finance Financial Development

Yuan Gao

Senior Research Associate · University of East Anglia

She uses data to examine the financial profiles of companies, to study their patents, & to examine their research and development processes.

Recombination Remote Work Economics Financial Profiles of Companies Online Gig Economy

Sohvi Heaton, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Management, College of Business Administration · Loyola Marymount University

Strategic Management Dynamic Capabilities Corporate Reputation

Michael Katz

Professor Emeritus, Haas School of Business & Department of Economics | Sarin Chair in Strategy and Leadership · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Cooperative Research and Development Intellectual Property Licensing Economics of Networks Industries Telecommunications Policy

Richard Reiner

Executive Chair · dfuse Platform Inc

Globally recognized thought leader on cloud computing, cloud security, password management, IT security, and IT risk

Cloud Computing Cloud Security / Cloud Computing Security It Security Information Security It Risk

Vassilios Papadopoulos, DPharm, PhD, DSc (Hon)

Dean, USC School of Pharmacy, John Stauffer Dean's Chair in Pharmaceutical Sciences & Professor of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences · USC School of Pharmacy

An expert in pathophysiology and treatment of diseases related to altered steroid hormone synthesis.

Steroid hormone biosynthesis Hypogonadism Cancer Endocrine Pathologies Male Reproductive Disorders

Ugo Mattei

Distinguished Professor of Law and Alfred and Hanna Fromm Chair in International and Comparative Law · UC Hastings College of the Law

Contacts: matteiu@uchastings.edu / 415-565-4646 / Office 623-200

Comparative Law Economics and the Law European Community Law African Law Anthropological and Ecological Approaches to Law

Tony Ulwick

Founder & CEO · Strategyn

Tony is the pioneer of Jobs-to-be-Done Theory and the inventor of Outcome-Driven Innovation® (ODI).

Outcome-Driven Innovation Marketing Strategy Innovation Management Strategy Innovation Consulting

Jeffrey Lefstin

Associate Academic Dean and Professor of Law · UC Hastings College of the Law

Contacts: lefstinj@uchastings.edu / 415-565-4682 / Office 355-200

Patent Law Patent Litigation Biotechnology Contract Law Intellectual Property Law

Sheema Khan

Patent Agent · Shapiro Cohen LLP

Patent Agent. Writer. Speaker (Tedx)

Science and Technology Human Rights Muslim Current Affairs' Muslim Feminism Intellectual Property

Umesh Ketkar

Clinical Assistant Professor in Systems Engineering · Loyola Marymount University

Seaver College of Science and Engineering

Lean Management & Enterprise Electro-Optical Imaging Spacecraft Design Systems Engineering Aerospace Engineering

Stacey Ivanchuk

Director, Intellectual Property · MaRS Innovation

Experienced and strategy-minded director with extensive experience managing commercially driven programs

Intellectual Property Strategy Access to Essential Medicines Biotechnology Patent Protection Early Stage Commercialization

Niket Jindal

Assistant Professor of Marketing · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Niket Jindal is an expert in marketing strategy, marketing-finance, B2B marketing, advertising and bankruptcy.

Bankruptcy Advertising Marketing-Finance Marketing Strategy B2b Marketing

Bonnie Triezenberg

Lecturer in Systems Engineering and Computer Science · Loyola Marymount University

Frank R. Seaver College of Science and Engineering

Software Engineering – Architecture & Design Methodologies. Software Development Lifecycle. Space & Intelligence Systems Software Architecture Systems Engineering and Design Program Management

James P. Evans, Ph.D., M.D.

Bryson Distinguished Professor of Genetics and Medicine · UNC at Chapel Hill

Dr. Evans directs the Clinical Adult and Cancer Genetics Services at the University of North Carolina

Medical Genetics Clinical Cancer Genetics Pharmacogenomics Genetic and Genomic Testing