Free

Lunch-N-Learn Seminar Series for UCLA Entrepreneurs

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

CNSI at UCLA

570 Westwood Plaza

Los Angeles, CA 90095

View Map

Event description

Description

UCLA TDG Lunch-N-Learn Seminar Series for UCLA Entrepreneurs

Date: August 23, 2017

Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Location: CNSI at UCLA - 5th Floor Presentation Room

Topic: “From Discovery to Blockbuster: Patent strategies for novel therapeutics”

Speaker(s): Lars H. Genieser, VENABLE LLP

Michael E. Jung, Distinguished Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry

-Speaker Bios-

Professor Jung received his BA degree at Rice University and his PhD from Columbia University. He then did his postdoctoral research at the Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH) in Zurich. He joined the faculty at UCLA as an Assistant Professor in 1974 and became Professor in 1983. In 2004, he became Distinguished Professor of Chemistry. He is on the Scientific Advisory Boards of several pharmaceutical firms and consults currently for more than 20 industrial laboratories in both the biotech and big pharma settings. Professor Jung is an authority on synthetic organic and medicinal chemistry and has more than 25 patents arising from both his consulting activities and his own research.

Lars Genieser is a patent attorney with Venable LLP who focuses his practice on pharmaceutical, chemical, medical, and nanoscale technologies. Together with the UCLA Technology Development Group, Dr. Genieser obtained patent protection and manages the international patent portfolio for the Xtandi® therapeutic, developed in the groups of Profs. Michael Jung and Charles Sawyers, for the treatment of castration-resistant prostate cancer. Dr. Genieser holds a Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a B.S.E. from Princeton University. He applies his research experience in academic and industrial settings to anticipate challenges faced by and counsel his technology-driven clients, and Dr. Genieser develops and carries out integrated strategies for protecting and commercializing his clients’ inventions.

________________________________________________________________

UCLA TDG and CNSI are pleased to host the Lunch-N-Learn seminar series for entrepreneurially-minded UCLA faculty and postdocs. The series covers the basic steps involved in starting a company. Each seminar will be presented by service providers with extensive experience in the startup arena.


Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

CNSI at UCLA

570 Westwood Plaza

Los Angeles, CA 90095

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved