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DBS Forum: IP Strategy

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    Ms. Vicki Allums will lead a discussion and presentation on unique licensing and IP considerations for Defense Business System program.  

    ​​For registration or technical questions, please email: [email protected]

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    Ms. Vicki Allums, ESQ.

    DAU Intellectual Property Learning Director

    Vicki Allums has extensive legal and policy experience as a government and non-profit corporate attorney practicing in the areas of domestic and international intellectual property (IP), licensing, IP enforcement, international trade, cyber law, cybersecurity and information security matters. Her government experience includes working as Associate General Counsel for Intellectual Property and Information Law at the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), senior attorney in the Office of Legislative and International Affairs at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and senior attorney in the Intellectual Property Branch at U.S. Customs. She served as Acting Deputy General Counsel at DISA in 2017 and early 2018. She is currently Learning Director, Intellectual Property, at Defense Acquisition University (DAU). 

    Ms. Allums’ private sector experience includes serving as Associate General Counsel on the Executive Office team at The American Institute of Architects (“AIA”) and Assistant General Counsel at National Public Radio, Inc. (“NPR”). She has extensive experience representing the U.S. in bilateral and multilateral negotiations and speaking at conferences in Europe, Asia and Africa. 

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