Developer Patent Summit

April 9, 2013 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
San Francisco
The software patent system poses a significant challenge for developers. Patent trolls, product life cycles shorter than the patent process, and general uncertainty threatens to stifle innovation and growth in the app industry. The Application Developers Alliance is connecting experts with developers to discuss this critical issue. Join Julie Samuels, EFF's Mark Cuban Chair to Eliminate Stupid Patents, along with industry leaders to enjoy a great conversation, food, beverages, and networking. Learn more and register for free.
DATE: April 9th, 2013 | San Francisco | FREE


6:00pm Welcome (registration, drinks, food, and mingling)   
6:30-7:45 Brief presentation followed by a panel-led conversation, and Q&A   
7:45-8:30 Enjoy beer, wine and food, meet the panel, and network

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