Research Roundtables

Research Roundtables

Attendance at all Research Roundtables is by invitation only. If you are interested in receiving an invitation, please send your request to: searlecenter@law.northwestern.edu.


Fourth Annual Research Roundtable on Technology Standards

Thursday, May 5-Friday, May 6, 2016

Agenda and Participant List (pdf)

Working Papers

When a Stranger Calls: Standards Outsiders and Unencumbered Patents
Jorge L. Contreras, S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah

Standard Setting Organizations and Standard Essential Patents: Voting Power versus Market Power
Daniel F. Spulber, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University

Technology Standards and Standard Setting Organizations: Introduction to the Searle Center Database
Justus Baron, Research Associate, Innovation Economics Project, Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
Daniel F. Spulber, Elinor Hobbs Distinguished Professor of International Business, Kellogg School of Management and Research Director, Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth



Second Annual Research Roundtable on Animal Law and Regulation

Thursday, July 14-Friday, July 15, 2016

Agenda and Participant List (pdf)


Third Annual Leadership Roundtable on Talent Analytics and Workforce Science

Thursday, November 17-Friday, November 18, 2016

Details forthcoming.


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