Meet the Patent Experts: Class 2

Attend an interactive Q&A session with patent experts at the USPTO Texas Regional Office (TXRO).  Continuing in 2017, The TXRO will have its 4-class curriculum on patents.

  • Class 1 will be an overview of intellectual property with a focus on patents, EFS-Web and USPTO resources.
  • Class 2 will cover provisional applications and key aspects.
  • Class 3 will cover non-provisional applications and key aspects.
  • Class 4 will cover claim drafting and pitfalls.

Current Schedule:
Class 1: May 17, 2017
Class 2: August 16, 2017
Class 3: September 20, 2017
Class 4: October 18, 2017

If you have questions about your current patent application or if you are looking to pursue one or if you are just interested, please join us.  

This event is free and open to the public.


Date and Time: 
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Fondren Library, Room 410
Friends of Fondren Members
Rice Faculty
Rice Staff
Rice Students
Contact Information: 

For inquiries about the event: please contact the Kelley Center at: or call 713-348-5483