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Biomed/Biotech Special Interest Group  

Kelly's Deli Conference Center
Next to the entrance to 7519 Standish Drive
FDA/CVM Center
Rockville, Maryland  20855

Mar 13, 2014    6:00 pm - 8:45 pm (GMT -5:00) EST

�How to Protect Intellectual Property
Against Economic Espionage�

To be presented by

Special Agent Michael T. Brown

Baltimore Division
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

Thursday, March 13, 2014

6:00 � 6:20 PM � Networking; Pizza/drink
6:20 � 8:45 PM � Program
8:45 � 9:00 PM � Door-prizes drawing; Networking
Online Registration site: BioMed/BioTech SIG Meeting - March 13, 2014

Open to Public �
$5: non-ASQ members to cover pizza/drink cost;
Free: ASQ members, veterans, senior citizens, teachers, students, interns, residents, postdocs, FDA Commissioner�s Fellows, MJ-DC members, NTUAADC members, CAPA members, FAPAC members, CBA members, CCACC volunteers/employees, and current job-seekers

Location: Kelly�s Deli Conference Center, 7519 Standish Place, Rockville (Derwood, for GPS users), MD 20855

Registration Deadline: Please register by Thursday noon, March 13, 2014. 
Question: Please contact Dr. C.J. George Chang, Chair of Biomed/Biotech SIG, ASQ509; or 240-793-8425 (cell).

Driving directions: By Cars: From I-270 (N or S bound): Take Exit 9A and exit from the FIRST right exit; turn left (east) onto Shady Grove Dr.; turn right (south) onto Rockville Pike (Route 355); turn left (east) onto East Gude Dr.; turn left (north) immediately onto Crabb�s Branch Dr.; turn left (west) immediately onto Standish Place. The first building on your right side is 7519 Standish Place; open parking). The venue is on the first floor with its entrance opposite to the left side of building main entrance. By Metro trains: Off from Red Line Shady Grove Station, and take RideOn Route 59 TOWARD ROCKVILLE and get off from �Calhoun Place� stop. Standish Place is next to the Bus stop. Our venue is within 2 min of walking distance from the stop.

The FBI estimates that every year billions of US dollars are lost to foreign and domestic competitors who deliberately target economic intelligence in flourishing US industries and technologies, and who cull intelligence out of shelved technologies by exploiting open source information and company trade secrets. 
The speaker will cover issues on economic espionage and provide suggestions for the best practices to protect intellectual property.

Presenter�s Bio:
Mr. Michael Brown has been a Special Agent with the FBI since 1996.  He has conducted violent crime investigations, white collar crime investigations, domestic terrorism, and national security matters.  SA Brown has also served at FBI Headquarters where he was assigned to the Director�s Office, Office of Law Enforcement Coordination and the Inspection Division.  Prior to the FBI, SA Brown was a Naval Intelligence Officer.

This Biomed/Biotech SIG event is cosponsored by the Monte Jade Science and Technology Association of Greater Washington (www.MonteJadeDC.org) and the NTU Alumni Association at DC (www.ntuaadc.org).