2017 IP3 Awards


The Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Pavilion Foyer
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington DC, 20004

Please join Public Knowledge as we celebrate our 14th annual IP3 Awards!

The IP3 Awards are a special occasion to honor those who have made significant contributions in the three areas of IP: Intellectual Property, Information Policy, and Internet Protocol. This year will be the fourteenth year Public Knowledge has held the awards, and we're super excited to celebrate with you.

We are pleased to announce this year's award winners in each of the following categories: 

Information Policy: Senator Ed Markey 

Intellectual Property: Michelle Lee, Former Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office

Internet Protocol: Gigi Sohn, Fellow at Georgetown Law, Open Society Foundation, and Mozilla; Former Counselor to FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler 

President's Awards:

U.S. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer

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By Car:

Enter parking garage from any of the three entrance ramps
Follow posted GREEN signs for the Atrium elevator banks
Take Atrium North or Atrium South elevator to “G” Ground level
Exit the Atrium elevator and turn right
Walk to the intersection near the Environmental Protection Agency office lobby (in the Ronald Reagan Building) and make a right
Follow the corridor to the Pavilion elevator banks on the right hand side
Take the Pavilion elevators to the 2nd floor                                                  

By cab or from Metro Center (RED Line):

Enter Moynihan Plaza at the corner of 13th and Pennsylvania Ave.
Walk towards ARIA Restaurant (orange awning)
Enter the building through the door on your right just before the restaurant
Once you are through the security checkpoint walk to the Pavilion elevator banks on your left
Take the Pavilion elevator to the 2nd floor

From Federal Triangle Metro Station (BLUE and ORANGE Lines):

Follow signs inside the station for the Ronald Reagan Building
Once inside the building, walk straight down the corridor to the ATM and turn right
Follow the directional signage toward the Conference Center
Once you reach the Business Center turn left
Walk to the Pavilion elevator bank and take the elevator to the 2nd floor


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