Speaking Engagements

Mr. Pellegrino delivered the following presentations within the last ten years:

  • Pellegrino, Michael J., Bill Aimutis, and Ajay Jagtiani, “The Food Industry: A Different Game But an Untapped Potential,” Association for University Technology Managers 2014 Annual Meeting, February 2014.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., Kenan Jarboe, “Innovation: Reputation Mountains or Patent Mole Hills?,” Intangible Asset Finance Society, January 2014.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., Bill Guthrie, and Ajay Jagtiani, “The Food and Beverage Industry: Untapped Potential,” ACCT Canada Innovation 2013 Annual Meeting, December 2013.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Market-Derived Patent Data: What Data is Important and How Does it Impact Value?,” BVR Teleconference, December 2013.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J. “Segregating Non-taxable Software & Related Costs from the Taxable Hardware,” Ohio CPA Society, November 2013.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuing Intellectual Property,” Global IP Valuation Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, November 2013.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Apple v. Samsung: Reading the Tea Leaves to Establish Patent Strategy,” University of Illinois School of Law, October 2013.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J. “Segregating Non-taxable Software & Related Costs from the Taxable Hardware,” Institute for Professionals in Taxation, April 2013.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuing Early-Stage Companies,” American Society of Appraisers, April 2013.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuing Brands,” BVR Teleconference, March 2013.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuing Early-Stage Companies,” Purdue University, February 2013.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “The Valuation of Intellectual Property,” Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum, January 2013.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “The Valuation of Intellectual Property,” International Visitor Leadership Program, October 2012.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., panel member, Techpoint’s Indiana Entrepreneur Bootcamp presented by Ice Miller, September 2012.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., Erica Horn, Marty Dakessian, “Expanding the Property Tax Base: Has the Time Come to Include Intangibles?” Georgetown University Law Center, August 2012.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuing Startup Companies,” New York State Society of CPAs, May 2012.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuing Early-Stage Companies,” Business Valuation Resources, April 2012.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuation of Early-Stage Technologies: Tools, Methods, & Case Examples,” The Management Roundtable, March 2012.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Intellectual Property Valuation: Manner, Methods, and Litigation,” Intellectual Property Valuation & Litigation, Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum (ICLEF) Conference, Indianapolis, IN, February 2012.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “The Valuation of Intellectual Property in Emerging Technologies,” Florida CPA Society, January 2012.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “The Valuation of Intellectual Property in Emerging Technologies,” Maryland State CPA Society, November 2011.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “The Valuation of Intellectual Property in Emerging Technologies,” American Society of Appraisers Advanced Business Valuation Conference, October 2011.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., panel member, TechPoint’s Indiana Entrepreneur Bootcamp presented by Ice Miller, September 2011.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuation of Early Stage Technologies: Tools, Methods, & Case Examples,” Pellegrino & Associates CLE Seminar, August 2011.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuation of Early-Stage Technologies – Tools, Methods and Case Examples,” The Management Roundtable, June 2011.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuing Internet-Based Companies,” BVR Teleconference, March 2011.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuation of Early-Stage Technology—Practical Approaches to Ensure Fair Deals,” Management Roundtable Webinar, December 2010.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Using Simulation Techniques in Litigation,” Palisade Software Teleconference, October 2010.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Recent Trends in Buying & Selling Your Nanotech Company,” Nano Business Alliance Conference, Chicago, IL, September 2010.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Why Value IP?” IP Summit, Chicago, IL, September 2010.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Monetizing IP Assets to Increase Shareholder Value,” IP Summit, Chicago, IL, September 2010.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “The Critical Intersection of IP Valuation and Fair Value for Financial Reporting,” IP Summit, Chicago, IL, September 2010.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuation in an Era of Healthcare Reform: The Valuation of Healthcare Enterprises, Assets, and Services in a Changing Reimbursement and Regulatory Environment,” American Society of Appraiser’s 2010 Internal Appraisal Conference, Las Vegas, NV, July 2010.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Intellectual Property Valuation for Litigation,” Intellectual Property Valuation & Litigation, Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum (ICLEF) Conference, Indianapolis, IN, June 2010.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., and Rob Schlegel, “Software Valuation,” BVR Teleconference, June 2010.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “The Mechanics of Intellectual Property Valuation,” Intellectual Property Valuation & Litigation, Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum (ICLEF) Conference, Indianapolis, IN, April 2010.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., Tom Miller, David Dufendach, Brad Pursel, and Mike Taylor, “Advanced Workshop on Valuing Early Stage IP,” BVR’s 3rd Annual Summit on Fair market value for Financial Reporting, New York City, February 2, 2010.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Intellectual Property Valuation Workshop,” National Innovation Conference and Exhibition, Putra World Trade Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, October 2009.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuing Intellectual Property,” National Innovation Conference and Exhibition, Putra World Trade Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, October 2009.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuation for Entrepreneurs,” Purdue University Faculty Tech Boot Camp, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.
    • October 2010
    • March 2010
    • October 2009
    • September 2009
    • August 2009
    • April 2009
    • October 2008
    • October 2007
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., Rob Schlegel, and Neil Beaton, “An IP Cost of Capital Estimation Model,” BVR Teleconference, August 2009.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., Bill Sipes, and Kevin Yeanoplos, “Valuing Intellectual Property in Entertainment and the Arts,” BVR Teleconference, June 2009.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., Dustin DuBois, “Pharmaceuticals & Medical Devices: Building & Valuing Intellectual Property Portfolios,” BVR Teleconference, December 2008.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Panel Discussion Regarding Considerations in IP Valuation for Litigation,” Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum (ICLEF) Conference, Indianapolis, IN, November 2008.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Differences Between IP Valuation and Business Valuation,” Barnes & Thornburg, September 2008.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “IP Valuation Roundtable,” Barnes & Thornburg, September 2008.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “How to Value Intellectual Property,” Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum (ICLEF) Conference, Indianapolis, IN, June 2008.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuation for Entrepreneurs,” Purdue University Faculty Tech Boot Camp, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, October 2007.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Valuation for Angel Investors,” Successful Angel Investing: The Art of the Deal Conference, AngelNet, Indianapolis, IN, August 2007.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Indiana’s New Income Tax Deduction for Intellectual Property,” Techpoint New-Economy New Rules Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, July 2007.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Great Inventions Deserve Protection: Learn How to Protect and Value Your Important IP Assets,” Webinar Co-Sponsored by Pellegrino & Associates, LLC and Ice Miller LLP, Indianapolis, IN, June 2007.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “The Value in Protecting and Exploiting Intellectual Property and Other Licensing Matters,” Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum (ICLEF) Conference, Indianapolis, IN, December 2006.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Capturing the Value of Invisible Assets,” Seminar Co-Sponsored by Pellegrino & Associates, LLC and Barnes & Thornburg LLP, Indianapolis, IN, December 2006.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Issues in Bioenergy Valuation,” American Society of Appraisers Indiana Chapter Lunch, Indianapolis, IN, September 2006.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “How to Value Intellectual Property,”
    • BioStart Business Incubator, Cincinnati, OH, March 2008.
    • Indiana Venture Center, Indianapolis, IN, July 2007.
    • Northeast Indiana Innovation Center, Fort Wayne, IN, January 2007.
    • Indiana Venture Center, Indianapolis, IN, June 2006.
    • National Science Foundation Small Business Innovation Research National Conference, Louisville, KY, May 2006.
    • Northeast Indiana Angel Investor Meeting, Fort Wayne, IN, April 2006.
    • Indiana Venture Center, Indianapolis, IN, June 2005.
    • Northeast Indiana Innovation Center, Fort Wayne, IN, June 2005.
    • Vision Angel Investor Reception, Muncie, IN, May 2005.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Tax Issues for Embedded Software,” National Property Tax Group Quarterly Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, April 2006.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Leveraging Intellectual Property to Maximize Your Company’s Value,” Techpoint New-Economy New Rules Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, April 2006.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “How to Value Intellectual Property for M&A Transactions,” Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum (ICLEF) Conference, Indianapolis, IN, December 2005.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Indiana’s New Property Tax Laws for Software,” Techpoint CFO Peer Group, Indianapolis, IN, August 2005.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Cutting Taxes for Electrical Manufacturing and Coil Winding Companies,” Electrical Manufacturing & Coil Winding Conference, Indianapolis, IN, October 2005.
  • Pellegrino, Michael J., “Intellectual Property Protection and Valuation,” Techpoint New-Economy New Rules Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, April 2005.