IoT Guildford Meetup #31: Open Source, IPR and IoT


This event focuses on open source software licenses and IP management and if/how it is possible to build a business based on open source technologies. In particular the talks will focuses on how open source applies to emerging technologies, such as IoT and blockchain.
[masked]: Arrival and networking, help yourself with pizza and drinks :-)
[masked]: Intro from our event chair Michael Castle (meetup co-organizer) and our host Venner Shipley
[masked]: Gary Whiting, Partner Venner Shipley - Open Source SW and business opportunities: Dos and Donts - Venner Shipley LLP
[masked]: Martin Yagi - Open source and business, generating and protecting IP: experience from real world - First Light Fusion
[masked]: Stand up and pitch: 5 minutes short presentations about your projects/interests (from the audience)
[masked]: General Q&A and Networking

This event is sponsored by Venner Shipley LLP (

*** Pizza and soft drinks provided by our sponsors ***
*** We are looking for an additional speaker, please get in touch if you are interested to speak ***