Presentations


Technology Transfer Seminar Series

Throughout the 2005-2006 academic year, OTL hosted a series of seminars for the Brandeis community on topics relevant to technology transfer. Slides can be downloaded below.

Overview of the Brandeis Office of Technology Licensing
Speaker: Larry R. Steranka, Ph.D., Former Executive Director, Office of Technology Licensing, Brandeis
September 29, 2005
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Patents and Patenting
Speaker: Robert Benson, Ph.D., Director of Business Development, Office of Technology Development, Harvard University (and former patent examiner in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office)
October 20, 2005
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Copyright Protection
Speaker: Karen Hersey, Visiting Professor of Law, Franklin Pierce Law Center, and Senior Counsel for intellectual property at MIT (retired)
November 17, 2005
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License Agreements
Speakers: Karen Hersey, Visiting Professor of Law, Franklin Pierce Law Center, and Senior Counsel for intellectual property at MIT (retired) and Larry R. Steranka, Ph.D., Former Executive Director, Office of Technology Licensing, Brandeis
December 8, 2005
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Key Issues in Collaborations with Industry
Speakers:
Paul O'Keefe, Director, Office of Sponsored Program, Brandeis University; Larry R. Steranka, Ph.D., Former Executive Director, Office of Technology Licensing, Brandeis
January 12, 2006
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Start-Ups I: Introduction to Business Law for Entrepreneurs
Speaker:
Karin Rivard, Assitant Director, Counsel, Technology Licensing Office, MIT
February 16, 2006
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