International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Workshop: Chemistry and patents - success for innovation

Activity by Natasa Doslik   |   added on Mar 29, 2011   |   Germany Official_iyc_logo

Sponsor(s): Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) , European Patent Office (EPO)

The workshop on 29.04.2011 will cover topics including commercialisation of research, patenting, importance of searching prior art, and exploiting intellectual property, with particular reference to the field of chemistry.

Date: 29 April 2011, 9:00 - 17:45

Location:

Baeyer lecture hall, Butenandtstr. 5-13, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich-Grosshadern (Germany)

Description:

The workshop will cover topics including commercialisation of research, patenting, importance of searching prior art, and exploiting intellectual property, with particular reference to the field of chemistry. Representatives of Patents & Licenses, the Bayerische Patentallianz GmbH will present the perspectives of national aspects of dealing with intellectual property, and  representatives from spin-off companies will present case studies of successful  exploitation of IP assets in order to encourage research and innovation.

Content:

§        Insight into patent protection of inventions.

§        Practical information on the use of patents as a source of scientific knowledge.

§        Identification of key steps in the management of IP.

§        Presentation of success stories of spin off companies.

Contact:

Dr. Joachim Aigner,Patente & Lizenzen,Kontaktstelle für Forschungs- und Technologietransfer,Ludwig-Maximilian-Universität München,patente@lmu.de;   European Patent Academy, European Patent Office, Landsberger Str. 30, 80339 Munich, GERMANY, Tel. +49-89-2399-5414, Fax +49-89-2399-5449


 


Topic: workshops, chemistry, intellectual property, inventions, patents, technology transfer Audience: researchers in university and research centers, representative from industry, professionals, professors, students and other relevant entities, primarily those involved in chemistry.
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