4th Annual Interagency STEM Volunteer Fair

Event FlyerSee how you can give back this holiday season! The US Department of Veterans Affairs, The USPTO, The Department of Homeland Security, The Department of Energy, the Department of State and the US Environmental Protection Agency join forces at the 4th Annual Interagency STEM Volunteer Fair. December 20, 2017
11:00 am –2:00 pm at the Department of Energy Cafeteria, 1000 Independence Ave, SW. Meet STEM organizations and schools in the greater Washington, D.C. area that need your help. Register today http://tinyurl.com/stemfair4

HAPPENING TODAY: Coffee Break Energizer With Special Guest

Workout iconDon’t miss our Coffee Break today at 2:30 PM by the Innovative Grounds Coffee Shop! Fitness Center staff will attend the Coffee Break and demonstrate a brief daily physical energizer and there will be a special promotion/gift for all members.​

Just what you need after count Monday.

PTAB Oral Hearing by CIPA (Caribbean Intellectual Property Association)

Event linkThu, August 24, 2017 at 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM EDT

USPTO PTAB Hearing Room A, 9th Floor, Madison East, 600 Dulany Street , Alexandria, VA 22314

The Caribbean Intellectual Property Association (CIPA) cordially invite you to attend an Inter-Parte Review hearing at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB).

The hearing will be held on Thursday August 24, 2017 and begins at 9:30am sharp. Limited seating will be available and attendees will be selected on a first-come first-serve basis. Further, attendees are required to be present in person at the hearing location (no webEx available) no later than 9:30am. Space is limited so please sign up today as the period to sign up will be closed at noon on Wednesday August 23, 2017. Additional information about the hearing session will be provided once the list of attendees has been confirmed.

Attire is business casual. You will NOT be able to attend if you are wearing jeans, leggings, tennis shoes, sneakers, etc.

No other time will be provided for attending this event. We look forward to your attendance at this exciting event.

Please email us at : CIPA if you have any question.

Personal Protection Tactical Defense Training Seminar Today

In Honor of Women’s Equality Day The Nashid System of Martial Arts and Tactic Defense and Bright Knights Chapter of FEW present real life Personal Protection Training that works! Training Session given by Professor Sharrieff Nashid and Asatidia Kevin Lewis. On August 22, 2017 1−2 p.m. at the Remsen Conference Center. Personal Protection for All Ages. Web Ex or Livestream available. See the Weekly for more information.

International Food Sample Festival Tickets On Sale Now!

Event FlyerGet Your Tickets to the International Food Sample Festival!

The 2017 International Food Sample Festival will be July 19 from 11:30am – 1:30pm in Madison Auditorium. The food will include: Peruvian chicken, fried yucca, samosas, falafel, chicken biryani, eggplant spread, chicken kabob, vegetarian sushi, pie and ice cream, and more!

Pre-sale tickets for members of participating affinity groups will be available June 26-July 7. Contact one of our ticket sellers, Jennifer Fritz, David Fox, or Yaira Resto. Pre-Sale Prices for Members: 5 for $5 and 10 for $10.

General ticket sales will be available July 10-14. Please see any group’s ticket sellers or look for us by the cafeteria July 11-13. Regular Prices After Jul 7: 1 for $2; 4 for $5; 8 for $10; 10 for $12.

Caribbean Heritage Month Flagship Event

Caribbean Heritage Month flagship event will be on Tuesday, June 13, from 12-1:30pm at GIPA. As per their tradition, they will be taking lunch orders so people can enjoy a Caribbean lunch after the event. If you’re interested please email your order to CIPA by June 2. Please see the attached flyer for menu options, prices, and more information about the event.