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CBB Workshop: UWaterloo Intellectual Property Part 4: Trademarks, Trade Sec...
Wed, March 29, 2017, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
The top three most valuable brands in the world in 2016 (according to Forbes) were Apple ($154.1 Billion), Google ($82.5 Billion) and Microsoft ($75.2 Billion). Learn how to create and protect your brands value by attending the free Trademark presentation on Wednesday March 29th, 2017, refreshments and snacks will be provided.
- 10:15 - Sign-in
- 10:30 - Introduction and review of Waterloo IP
- 10:40 - Trademarks, Trade Secrets, Industrial Designs, Branding (WatCo and Expert co-presenter TBA)
- 11:30 - Q&A, networking
- 12:00 - Close
Eric Luvisotto is a registered Canadian Patent Agent (2003) and has earned his Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in Engineering from the University of Waterloo. He is a member of the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC), and the Licensing Executives Society with the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM).
Eric has many years of experience in the field of Intellectual Property (IP) and spans a wide variety of experiences including working for two Canadian IP law firms, founding and running his own Start-Up company, and working “in-house” for a large automotive parts manufacturer.
As a Technology Transfer Officer with the Waterloo Commercialization Office (WatCo) at the University of Waterloo since 2008, Eric analyzes new ideas for patentability and commercial potential, negotiates licensing agreements, and is also involved with the facilitation of Start-Up companies.
Eric is a popular guest lecturer on Intellectual Property and UW’s IP Policy. He regularly presents the “IP 101” and “IP Case Study” workshops for faculty, students and other groups at the University of Waterloo.
Event is FREE but registration is required
Pay parking available in lots Q or N (map)
This workshop is supported by the Centre for Bioengineering and Biotechnology (CBB) at the University of Waterloo