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Conference on Disarmament
The 2014 session of the Conference on Disarmament resumes this week with a public meeting on Thursday, July 31

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Today's Press Conferences

U.S. Mission Press Conference
24 September 2014 16:15 - 17:00
International Harmonization of Patent Processes, U.S. Efforts on Patent Reform, International IP Policy and Enforcement
Michelle K. Lee, Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Deputy Director, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Mark Powell, Deputy Commissioner for International Patent Cooperation, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Shira Perlmutter, Chief Policy Officer and Director for International Affairs, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Peggy Focarino, Commissioner for Patents, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Upcoming Press Conferences

Press Conference by the Swiss Mission and the WWF
30 September 2014 09:30 - 10:15
WWF will present the latest research on the state of the environment from its flagship Living Planet Report. WWF's new Director General, Marco Lambertini, will introduce the report one week after the UN Climate Summit and in advance of critical UN meetings on biodiversity, climate and development.
Salman Bal, Counsellor, Swiss Mission to the UN in Geneva
Marco Lambertini, Director General, WWF International