Lakehead R&I Week Special Feature – IP Issues in Life Sciences and High Tech

Event Date: 
Wednesday, February 28, 2024 - 1:00pm to 2:45pm EST
Event Location: 
Online event

Keeping Your New Year’s Intellectual Property Resolutions for 2024  

Life Sciences • High Tech • Chemistry • AI • Mechanics 
Lakehead University's Innovation, Partnerships and Economic Development office (IPED) invites staff, faculty, students, entrepreneurs and community members in the Thunder Bay region and Simcoe County to learn about the benefits of protecting your Intellectual Property. No IP knowledge level required. Small group sessions.
Wednesday, February 28, 2024
1:00 pm to 1:45 pm (life sciences and chemistry) 
2:00 pm to 2:45 pm (high tech – software, data, AI, electronics) 
• The key role of IP in life sciences and high tech 
• Myths and best practices 
• AI and other emerging technologies
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About the Speakers

Speaker: Noel Courage is a partner in Bereskin & Parr LLP intellectual property law. He is a US and Canadian patent agent and a Canadian lawyer. Noel focuses his practice on IP agreements and protecting new inventions with patents.
Speaker: Tony Orsi is a partner in Bereskin & Parr LLP intellectual property law and a US and Canadian patent agent. His practice focuses on protecting high tech inventions, and he will address high tech issues in the February webinar.
Moderator/Host: Ellen MacKay, RTTP, is the Director, Innovation Development at Lakehead University, managing all technology transfer activities and the Office of Innovation, Partnerships and Economic Development.
Webinar instructions will be provided prior to the date of the event.
Questions? Email Kelly Fettes:
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