Ottawa Chapter Meeting
The LES Ottawa Chapter and the IPIC Ottawa Informals Group present:
DATE & TIME:
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Building, Maintaining and Leveraging Your Patent Portfolio: A Qualitative Approach
Ian MacLean, Vice President, Patent Intelligence Services, Chipworks
This presentation will look at market drivers and intellectual property trends that are affecting patent value. It will touch onhow IP strategy needs to align with corporate strategy, as well as the different aspects and approaches involved in understanding patents of value in a portfolio. Once one has a knowledge and understanding of a portfolio, one can then make informed decisions on how all of this feeds into the different monetization options available.
Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
2600-160 Elgin Street
Ottawa, ON, K1P 1C3
5:00 PM – 5:30 PM Reception
5:30 PM Presentation Begins
$15.00 per person
SPACE IS LIMITED SO PLEASE MAKE RESERVATIONS:
For LES Members:
Please RSVP with Michael Crichton’s assistant, Gloria Gyorgy, by telephone at (613) 786-0200 (ext. 57604) or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, January 21, 2015. We ask that you forward payment (cheques payable to the Licensing Executives Society, not to “LES Ottawa”) to Michael Crichton, c/o Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP, 160 Elgin Street, Suite 2600, Ottawa, Ontario, K1P 1C3. Cheques or cash on site are acceptable. Receipts available upon request.
For IPIC Members:
Please RSVP with Patrick Laycock’s assistant, Melissa Cudrig, by telephone at (613) 232-2486 (ext. 1216) or by e-mail at MUCudrig@smart-biggar.ca by Wednesday, January 21, 2015. We ask that you forward payment (cheques payable to The Ottawa IPIC Informals Group) to Patrick Laycock c/o Smart & Biggar, 55 Metcalfe St, Suite 900, Ottawa, Ontario, K1P 6L5. Cheques or cash on site are acceptable. Receipts available upon request.
Non-members are welcome and can register with either of the contacts above. Reservations are not confirmed until payment has been received and no refunds can be given for cancellations after Wednesday, January 21, 2015.
In his role as Vice President, Patent Intelligence Services, Ian provides strategic direction and leadership to a team of highly specialized engineers, analysts and customer service professionals dedicated to providing Intellectual Property Groups and Law Firms with the ability to get maximum value from their patent portfolios. A veteran of the technology sector, Ian brings over 20 years of executive experience in sales, marketing and business development to Chipworks. He holds a BA from the University of Western Ontario.