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We are delighted to announce that the nomination process for the IP Hall of Fame’s 2019 intake is now open.

Tell us who you believe deserves to be honoured by making your nominations here before the 10th of March.

This year’s inductees will be honoured during IPBC Global 2019 in Boston, 16–18 June.

Herbert Wamsley

Herbert Wamsley

A tireless lobbyist and campaigner for strong IP rights IP Hall of Fame inductee in…
Béatrix de Russé

Béatrix de Russé

Observer to Technicolor's Board of Directors IP Hall of Fame inductee in 2012 Béatrix de…
Q Todd Dickinson

Q Todd Dickinson

Former director of both the USPTO and the American Intellectual Property Law Association IP Hall…
Alan Drewsen

Alan Drewsen

Former executive director of the International Trademarks Association IP Hall of Fame inductee in 2012…
David Kappos

David Kappos

Former under secretary of commerce for intellectual property and director of the USPTO IP Hall…
J Thomas McCarthy

J Thomas McCarthy

Professor at the University of San Francisco and author on trademarks IP Hall of Fame…
Marybeth Peters

Marybeth Peters

Former US Registrar of Copyrights IP Hall of Fame inductee in 2012 For 17 years,…
Robert Armitage

Robert Armitage

Former Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Eli Lilly and Company IP Hall of Fame…
Lynne Beresford

Lynne Beresford

Former US Commissioner for Trademarks IP Hall of Fame inductee in 2011 After a career…
Donald Chisum

Donald Chisum

Patent professor and author IP Hall of Fame inductee in 2011 Author of Chisum on…
Tian Lipu

Tian Lipu

Former commissioner of China’s State Intellectual Property Office IP Hall of Fame inductee in 2011…
Randall Rader

Randall Rader

Former Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit IP…