Professor Conley is a recognized expert and thought leader in intellectual property matters and innovation management and has spoken to companies and institutions across the globe, presenting his extensive research and writings. Leading journals such as The Wall Street Journal, Innovation Magazine, Design Management Review, Sloan Management Review, Kellogg World and Managing Intellectual Property magazine have published his research work.


  • James Conley hosting a workshop with the alumni at WHU in December 2000
  • James Conley as a guest speaker during Business of Design Week at Hong Kong Design Center in 2008
  • James Conley in Indian Institute of Management Bangalore's conference on IP Management in December 2008
  • James Conley (center) being presented Best Teacher Award in 2012 by Holger Ernst (left) and Steffen Löv (right) in Master of Science Program at Otto Beisheim School of Management in WHU Germany
  • James Conley during his trip with Alex Krasnikov (left) to Oxford Univeristy in December 2012 as an invited speaker during the workshop on trademarks
  • James Conley as a guest speaker at AIPLA's 2013 Mid-Winter Institute
  • Professor Conley during his visit to Abö Akademi Finland in September 2014
  • James Conley (far right) with fellow inductees of National Academy of Inventors in March 2015
  • Chicago Innovators Award with Professor Sawhney (far left) and Linda Mallers (second from left) in August 2015

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