This course will provide a background to intellectual property (IP) issues for start-ups.
The course will explain how founders can develop and protect their IP to obtain growth, investment, and trade sale of their business. The course will include examples of businesses that have used IP to maximise their acquisition value. There will be a lecture covering:
-What is intellectual property?
-Making your intellectual property "investment-ready"
-Creating and protecting your brand
-How to protect new ideas
-How to patent software
There will also be a workshop covering a case study in intellectual property. Please register on the platform should you wish to attend this course, the Academy is for Dreamstake members only: http://www.dreamstake.net/index.php?option=com_community&view=events&task=viewevent2&eventid=59