Getting the Fundamentals Right: Patenting Your Technology – Lean Launchpad Singapore
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Getting the Fundamentals Right: Patenting Your Technology

Venue: NUS, Faculty of Science, Block S16, 03-07 Seminar Room 1

Date: September 21, 2015

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Food & Beverages: Served

Admission Fee: Free

Nature of Event: Private

Getting the Fundamentals Right: Patenting Your Technology

Another talk in the LLP Fundamentals Series to help inventors and researchers move their inventive technologies into the commercial market place. It is an excellent opportunity to get a basic understanding of the fundamentals of patent protection for your technology.

About the Speaker
Almost three decades as an IP attorney, with extensive experience in transactions involving IP (including M&A, joint ventures, and IPOs) as well as patent portfolio building and IP monetisation, Daniel Collopy has lectured on IP issues in the United States, Australia, England, India, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and the United States, and has been teaching classes in Singapore on patent law, the business of IP (IP valuation and monetisation), and patent drafting and prosecution. He is a US Patent Attorney and a Principal at Spruson & Ferguson (Asia) Pte Ltd. Established in 1887, Spruson & Ferguson is one of the largest intellectual Property (IP) service providers in Asia-Pacific.


2.00pm – 3.30pm:
– Patenting strategies, patentability of a technology and “Freedom-to-Operate”
– Overview of patent portfolio building and management processes
– Keys to seeking technology feedback while managing public disclosures

3:30pm – 4:00pm:
– Q&A
– Tea Break