This workshop will provide a brief introduction into the different types of IPprotection, including an update on relevant Canadian patent law, discuss a casestudy on how to create high value patent portfolio, and provide practicalinsights on how to manage IP in joint developments.
Inter industry examples will be used (e.g. the chemical industry)have been where intellectual property management is more mature. The workshop leaders will share experiencesfor managing IP that may have applicability within the oil and gas industry, aswell as experiences on how IP management has delivered tangible businessresults, including IP monetization.
Informal discussions amongst workshop attendees is encouraged,for the benefit of the group.