GraphOn Corp., a company that focuses on the development, marketing, sale, and support of business connectivity software, announced that it has been chosen to take part in NYC Bright Lights Conference, which is to take place on May 11, 2011 at 2:30 PM at the Le Parker Meridien Hotel in New York City. The Bright Lights Conference is the only conference with an exclusive focus on companies that are traded publicly with disruptive and market changing intellectual property (IP).

GraphOn was chosen from MDB’s group of the “Best and Brightest” small cap companies, a group that has exhibited advances for some of the most cutting edge and market-leading intellectual property. GraphOn is one of the 40 companies that ranks within the 90th percentile for its technology leadership, in midst of over 1,500+ small cap companies with granted U.S. patents. The companies are rated by PatentVest, which is MDB’s proprietary IP business intelligence platform.

GraphOn will showcase its GO-Global private cloud application virtualization technology to IP innovation leaders and investors that are focused on creating policies and strategies for the monetization of IPs and value creation.

“We are pleased to have been selected for this prestigious event and look forward to showcasing our GO-Global solution,” said GraphOn Chairman and CEO Robert Dilworth.

CEO at MDB Capital Group Christopher Marlett stated, “It’s a rare and exciting opportunity to have so many key players that are driving IP asset monetization together under one roof and we look forward to sharing GraphOn’s cross-platform application virtualization and private cloud technologies with other innovators and investors at the Bright Lights conference.”

Bright Lights will also feature high-profile speakers compromised of the leading IP experts of the nation, such as Dapid Kappos, Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), who be presented as a keynote speaker. Also in attendance will be Marshall Phelps, the former head of Microsoft IP; John Cronin, the former head of IBM”s Patent Factory; and Paul Ryan of Acadia Research.

The 2nd annual Bright Lights Conference will be held on May 10-11th at the Le Parker Meridien Hotel in New York City. For more information on the event, visit: http://www.mdb.com

For more information on GraphOn and its products, visit their company website: www.graphon.com