Intellectual Property and Licensing Workshop
Friday, April 24, 2015
Host: Kamala Janiyani, UC San Diego
Organizer: San Diego Center for Systems Biology
Interested in Intellectual Property? Attend this free workshop on Intellectual Property and Licensing at the San Diego Center for Systems Biology in La Jolla on Friday, April 24.
This workshop will bring together intellectual property professionals, entrepreneurs, researchers, and students to discuss the recent developments in the area of intellectual property and licensing.
In the first half of the workshop, talks will focus on the challenges of patent reform, recent Supreme Court cases, patent trolls and impact of patent reform on the technology commercialization. Intellectual property experts will share their thoughts on these topics in depth. There will be a short panel discussion to address the questions associated with patent reform and initiatives being taken to improve patent quality.
In the afternoon session, experts will discuss the technology licensing, commercialization, start-ups and contract agreements. Each presentation will be followed by a Q&A session to discuss the topic in depth. Following the talks will be a hands-on patent searching workshop. Personal laptops required.
For more information and to register go to http://www.eventbrite.com/e/intellectual-property-and-licensing-workshop-tickets-15878065722