• Featured Speaker- Christopher Hawker, Founder/Pres. Trident Design, LLC. Mr. Hawker has designed and developed iconic consumer products (PowerSquid and Onion Goggles), including one-of-a-kind cooking utensils to high-tech innovation. Chris has won many design awards and has been featured in national publications including Fortune, the NYT, Wired, and TechCrunch. Trident Design's work can be found at retailers such as Walmart, Target and Bed, Bath and Beyond.
Chris will be discussing the pros and cons of licensing. He will also discuss what makes an invention an attractive licensing opportunity, how to prepare a concept for licensing, and issues you will need to know in a licensing deal.
• Bottle water, soft drinks, and chips ARE PROVIDED.
• Come as you are... informal.