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IP Blockchain Expert, Giovanna Fessenden Will Be a Panelist at MassBio’s Annual Meeting

March 21st - March 22nd, 2018

MassBio's Annual Meeting is a two-day event that focuses on the most timely and critical challenges facing the Massachusetts biopharma industry.  The meeting was held March 21st - 22nd in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds is a proud sponsor of MassBio.

The Annual Meeting covered the most innovative advancements in the industry, presented in new and interactive formats. It recognized and awarded industry leaders and showcased Massachusetts as the leader in the biopharma industry worldwide.

IP Blockchain expert, Giovanna Fessenden, Of Counsel at Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds, was part of a panel discussion on March 21st titled, "Bitcoin, ICOs and Blockchain in Life Sciences: Hype or Hope?"

The other members of the panel were:

  • Alin Dragos, Digital Currency Initiative Product Management, MIT Media Lab
  • Russ Wilcox?, Investing Partner, Pillar

Since 2015, Giovanna has dedicated much of her practice to protecting blockchain technology through IP strategies.  She continues to educate companies, start-ups, and investors on blockchain innovation and how to develop intellectual property protection strategies for this continuously evolving technology.

Visit MassBio for updates on the Annual Meeting Agenda.