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A New Approach to IP Management: The Penn State University Research Model

Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Time:
10:00am-11:15am PT / 1:00pm-2:15pm ET
Format: A BVR Webinar

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Featuring (click image for more information):

Henry C. "Hank" Foley
Pennsylvania State University


Why You Should Attend

Penn State has made two significant changes to the manner in which it deals with IP and industry sponsored research. First, for new research that is industry-sponsored the university will cede ownership of the IP to the sponsor. Second, in those cases where the university must retain ownership of the IP (as in instances of federal research funding), the university will offer the new "Penn State Two Step" licensing option in which the industry sponsor may take a licensing option on the IP at a fixed price, thereby reducing risk and uncertainty.

In this exclusive webinar, Dr. Hank Foley, Vice President for Research at Penn State joins BVR to discuss these changes, the University's assessment of their benefit, and how this break with more than two decades of past practice will help reach real goals in research our costs of holding IP.

Agenda

  • Introduction
  • Background on issues relating to licensing, funding, and IP management
  • Private sector research funding
  • Private sector IP management
  • The "Penn State Two-Step" process and approach for licensing

Learning Objectives

  • Learn how decisions in the management, licensing, and funding of intellectual properties are interrelated
  • Understand the connection between private and public operations in these facets of ip management
  • Learn the "Penn State Two-Step" approach and the benefits being seen with its implementation

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Prerequisites: Knowledge of Business Valuation
Program Level: Advanced
Preparation Required: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based
Recommended CPE: 1.5 Credit Hours (Specialized Knowledge & Applications)

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