The NextWomen is offering a 50% discount to its members at the IP and investment conference on Sept 28th in London by its partner Keystone Law. (Discount only available through The NextWomen website and eventbrite page - http://ipandinvestmen...)
The event is aimed at entrepreneurs and focused on understanding and protecting Intellectual Property and its importance for investment and company valuation.
Speakers range from legal experts to successful inventors, with a key note speech from Julie Meyer (pictured). Julie is the Founder and Chief Executive of Ariadne Capital, an investment company which backs entrepreneurs. Ariadne’s recent successes include Espotting [now MIVA], Kashya [sold to EMC], and Skype [sold to Ebay]. Before founding Ariadne, Julie founded First Tuesday, the leading network of entrepreneurs. Julie sold First Tuesday for $50 million in July 2000. Julie is a World Economic Forum Global Leader for Tomorrow, an Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year and a BBC ‘Dragon’.
The day will be chaired by Real Business magazine editor and business guru Matthew Rock.
Patents, Trademarks, Copyright – What IP strategy should you adopt? – Robert Pocknell, Keystone Law
IP support services offered without charge by the British Library – British Library
IP support services offered by the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) – IPO
From invention to commercial success; a case study – Jim Shaikh inventor of the award-winning Yoomi bottle
Selling IP to big business – Michael Addison, Proctor & Gamble
IP and investment – Julie Meyer, Ariadne Capital and BBC ‘Dragon’
Panel discussion, chaired by Real Business Editor, Matthew Rock
Date: Tue 28 September 2010, 9.00 – 17.00
Place: British Library Business & IP Centre
Who should attend? Businesses that want to commercialise, finance and sell their IP
Cost: £50 - http://www.bl.uk/bipc...
NextWomen Readers 50% Discount (can only be purchased through The NextWomen) – £25 - http://ipandinvestmen...