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Intellectual Property Essentials Webinar Series: Understanding IP, Patents & Trade Secrets

Join us for a 3-part webinar series!

Intellectual Property Essentials

This series is designed to enhance your know-how as you explore insightful overviews with experts in the fields of IP; patents, trade secrets, copyrights and trademarks.

This team will navigate the complexities and tactics as they focus on the principle concepts and procedures of IP protection that can be applied to a wide range of disciplines. Stay focused on your innovative research, discoveries, and commercial endeavors as the experts guide you through the processes to ensure your success.

Webinar #1: 
Understanding IP, Patents & Trade Secrets
Tuesday, March 2, 2021
2 pm – 3:30 pm CST

RSVP link: https://utexas.us3.list-manage.com/track/click?u=3724f8f37edda0fa33605585c&id=bff7621040&e=9b51691bf7


Introduction to IP &
The Path to a Patent

Hector Leal
Patent Examiner
USPTO Texas Regional Office

What Are Trade Secrets?
Dr. Sheila Kadura
Assistant General Counsel
The University of Texas System

Patenting My Discovery
Benny D. Freeman, Ph.D.
Professor – McKetta Department of
Chemical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

Taking You Through The Process
with OTC

Les Nichols
Director – Office of Technology Commercialization
The University of Texas at Austin

Q & A
Moderator: Hope Shimabuku
Regional Director
USPTO Texas Regional Office

Up Next in the Series:

Webinar #2: IP Overview, Copyrights & Trademarks
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
2 pm – 3:30 pm CST

Webinar #3: Leveraging IP and How it Benefits UT Researchers & UT
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
2 pm – 3:30 pm CST

For more information contact:
Office of Technology Commercialization
3925 W Braker Ln Ste 1.9A
Mailcode R3500
Austin, TX 78759-5316
Email: Licensing@otc.utexas.edu


Mar 02, 2021
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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