Brand Protection & Learning to Lead


Delighted to welcome two speakers this month:

1. Brand Protection
Sophie Maughan, Partner
Cleveland Scott York: Intellectual property lawyers. Specialists in obtaining patents, and trade mark and design registrations.

Customers identify apps through their branding, such as the app name and icon. These are valuable intellectual property assets that can be protected. Sophie will talk about how software brands can be protected, their importance and value, and common pitfalls to be aware of.

2. Learning to Lead
John Kendall

John Kendall is a Distinguished member of Toastmasters International. A non profit that helps people gain confidence in public speaking and develop leadership skills. Toastmasters has a salami approach. You learn gradually from others and practice in a safe environment meeting twice a month. There are 400 clubs in British isles.

John has worked in all sizes of business from sole trader to Unilever and worked in 9 countries while developing financial consolidation systems for multinationals. So was a gatekeeper between finance and IT.

John believes Leadership can be learnt and after contrasting the difference with management, John gives three key tips on how to become a PRO more quickly.

There are parking spaces on the premises and it's only 5 minutes walk from Stevenage Train Station. We will provide free pizza & beer on the night.

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