What kind of data do I need and what are some strategies to get it? Join in to hear from a panel of experts on Intellectual Property and get answers to your questions.
Ms. Vicki Allums, ESQ., DAU Intellectual Property Learning Director
Vicki Allums has extensive policy and legal 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. She is currently Learning Director for Intellectual Property at Defense Acquisition University, where she has oversight for DAU’s IP and Data rights curriculum and provides mission assistance to DoD program offices. Her other 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. Ms. Allums also served 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”).
COL Christopher Monsey, Assistant Staff Judge Advocate, USAF
Colonel Monsey is assigned as an Assistant Staff Judge Advocate, Category B reservist (IMA), with the Air Force Safety Center (AFSEC), Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico. In this capacity, he provides legal advice and general counsel on all aspects of Air Force mishap prevention programs and safety investigations. AFSEC ensures controls are maintained on safety reports and privileged information as well as providing coordination on legal and safety issues within the DoD, other federal agencies, and international safety programs.