Gene Quinn

President & CEO of IPWatchdog, Inc.

Mr. Quinn is a Patent Attorney and the President & CEO of IPWatchdog, Inc. He has published IPWatchdog.com since October 1999. In 2017, 2018 and 2019, he was recognized by IAM Magazine as one of the top IP strategists in the world. In 2019 and 2014, he was named one of the top 50 most influential people in IP by Managing IP Magazine. In 2010, 2012, and 2013, IPWatchdog.com was recognized as the top intellectual property law blog according to the American Bar Association. In January 2014 the ABA retired IPWatchdog from consideration and inducting the publication into the ABA Blawg Hall of Fame. He is a frequent keynote speaker, technologist and futurist, who speaks on patent and innovation policy, technology, artificial intelligence, standard essential patents, software, Internet of Things, the future of technology and more.

Regarded as an expert on software and U.S. patent procedure, Mr. Quinn’s particular legal specialty is in the area of strategic patent consultancy, portfolio building and patent prosecution strategies. He also advises attorneys and clients on litigation strategy and appeals.