INTA - International Trademark Association Annual Meeting 2018

2018-05-19 - 2018-05-23
Event contact title
Event Manager
Event contact first name
Event contact last name
Event contact telephone number
+1 (212) 768-9887

Join IP professionals, including practitioners, IP Office and government officials, marketers, CEOs and brand protection professionals, from around the world for INTA’s 140th Annual Meeting, May 19–23, 2018, in scenic Seattle, Washington. 

The world’s largest and most widely attended trademark event, INTA’s Annual Meeting, offers you the unmatched opportunity to examine key industry issues, gain actionable insights, forge critical partnerships, exchange ideas, and come away energized and equipped to meet the challenges and opportunities offered by a constantly evolving IP landscape. 

The 2018 Annual Meeting will take place in the centrally-located Washington State Convention Center, an industry leader in conservation and recycling. Dedicated to environmental building practices and “green” operations for more than two decades, the Convention Center is surrounded by plenty of hotel choices in this walking-friendly city.

The Annual Meeting agenda will be equally forward thinking, including these highlights:

  • 300+ educational opportunities, including more than 35 general educational sessions, more than 255 Table Topics, an Academic Series and a Career Development Day
  • 100+ committee, project team, and Global Advisory Council meetings
  • 15+ networking receptions, including exclusive INTA events, a Saturday Night Concert event, the Opening Ceremony and Welcome Reception, regional receptions, paid networking excursions, and the Grand Finale at the Seattle Center
  • Various opportunities for engagement with government officials at an Anticounterfeiting Workshop, a Judge’s workshop, an IP Office workshop, and various IP Office Users Sessions 
  • 100+ exhibitors, displaying new technologies, products, and services to meet all your needs back at the office.

Don’t miss this once-a-year opportunity to stay on top of the key issues and players that impact all brand owners!

Exhibitor information

100+ trademark solution providers, law firms, media companies and trade associations exhibit at INTA's Annual Meeting to demonstrate products and services to more than 6,500 attendees from around the world.

Partner Voices

With more than 2,000 rooms being added to Dallas’ hotel inventory in the coming years, the city is experiencing the second-largest hotel boom in the nation. From top brands like Virgin Hotels to independent and interesting properties, like HALL Arts Hotel, Dallas boasts a hotel type and price point for every preference and budget.