what you need to know
frequently asked questions
As a result of gathering restrictions and safety concerns, the event will now be held online on December 1st to 10th. Our virtual event experience will include four days of live discussions, small group breakouts, 1-to-1 video meetings, and networking. For more details, see the agenda.
All IP Dealmakers participants need to be approved to attend. You may apply to attend by selecting a ticket using our online ticketing platform and completing the required information.
Payment is only required after you are approved to attend. As soon as you are approved, you will receive an email with a payment link. Payment must be made within the specified time to secure your place at the event.
All registrations include full access to our exclusive virtual event platform where registrants will be able to view live and on-demand panel discussions, small group breakouts, and networking events. Participants will also be able to schedule 1-to-1 video meetings on the platform.
The IP Dealmakers Forum brings together leaders in the business community to address critical issues impacting the IP market and investing landscape. In order to ensure the event has balanced representation from market leaders and to maintain an optimal networking dynamic, we have instituted an approval process for all registrations.
We actively seek attendees who are leaders in their field and who can make a strong contribution. We review applications based on the organization you represent, your professional job title, and any background information provided. Once your application has been completed, you will receive notification regarding the status of your application within 48 hours. If your application is approved, you will receive an email with a link to submit payment necessary to finalize your registration.
We welcome sponsorship inquiries. Please contact us directly at [email protected] to request our prospectus with detailed information on sponsorship packages and pricing. We look forward to hearing from you.
We welcome speaking proposals from industry thought leaders and senior executives. Please note we do not accept sales pitches or allow them at our events. Feel free to submit your proposal to [email protected] or contact us directly to discuss.
We are not an accredited CLE provider or sponsor, however we do apply for CLE credit approval for each of our events. For our upcoming 2020 virtual events, we will be applying for CLE credit approval in the following states: CA, IL, NY, and TX. The number of credit hours approved varies depending upon the state, and some states can take as long as 4-5 months to finalize approval. Certain states offer reciprocity. You may access further information on state rules and regulations here.
We will email you your CLE certificate following conclusion of the event and as soon as we receive approval from your individual state bar. Approval times vary greatly depending upon the state bar with some state bars taking as long as 4-5 months to finalize approval. You may access further information on state rules and regulations here.
The 1-to-1 meetings feature will be included in the virtual event platform. Registered participants will be invited to the platform via email approximately one week prior to the event start date, at which time all participants may begin scheduling 15 minute video meetings.
Our 1-to-1 meetings feature is available to all registered attendees. You may request meetings with anyone attending the event, however, meetings are only confirmed and assigned a video link once the invited party accepts the request.
Cancellations received before 30 days prior to the event start date will receive a full refund minus processing fees. Cancellations received after this time will receive a credit with Dealmakers Forums that can be used toward a future event. No-shows will not be issued a refund or a credit.
Substitutions are allowed at any time prior to the start of the event, but the substituting individual must be approved for attendance. If the individual is not approved, the registration will be considered a cancellation subject to the cancellation policy above.
You may reach out to us at [email protected] or (914) 365-7732. We look forward to hearing from you!