International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Fostering Innovation Tanya Fogg   |   added on May 10, 2011    |    United States Are you challenged to come up with new ideas and solutions? Do you want to tap into that inner voice? Join our speaker as she shares a proven process to generate ideas and stimulate innovative thinking.
Topic: acs webinar, acs webinars, innovation, small business, entrepreneur, professional development Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educators, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, teachers, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, secondary school students, tertiary education, high schools, school children, secondary schools, graduate students, secondary schools students

Protecting Your Idea & Safeguarding Your Business Structure Tanya Fogg   |   added on Apr 05, 2011    |    United States Considering a start up? Wondering how to most effectively work with internal and external counsel? Join our speakers as they discuss the hot issues surrounding patents. Get a brief update on why you keep hearing about patent reform in Congress, and what it means for you, understand the global perspective on patenting, and re
Topic: innovation, idea generation, safeguarding your business, entrepreneur, legal counsel, patents, research Audience: chemists, students, chemical engineers, professors, entrepreneurs, small business owners

Is Being an Entrepreneur/Innovator Your Cup of Tea? Tanya Fogg   |   added on Mar 17, 2011    |    United States How many revolutionary innovations began with that simple thought, “I wonder if…”. Have you had an idea, but weren’t sure if it would fly? It takes science, business, and stamina to take on the high-risk but high-reward challenge of being an entreprenuer.
Topic: innovator, entrepreneur, start-up, inventor, acs webinars Audience: professional chemists, entrepreneurship, innovator, research scientist, general public