- March 8, 2016
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
This Masterclass, from the Resources Innovation Group (RIG) and Wrays, will help you better understand the value of your intellectual property assets and how these can be better managed to underpin a commercial strategy. The following will be discussed:
- Understanding the IP landscape and how it can direct R&D
and business activities;
- Practices to identify, capture and evaluate new IP;
- Different types of IP and how these can be leveraged in your
- Managing employee and contractor relationships to avoid IP
- Extracting greater value from IP.
About the Speakers
Peter Caporn, Principal, Wrays – Peter has 26 years’ experience in drafting and prosecuting patent applications, the preparation of validity and infringement opinions, as well as the conduct of contentious issues including litigation, opposition and appeal work. Most of Peter’s work is undertaken for clients in the mining and mineral processing space, and he is a Fellow of the AusIMM.
Albert Ferraloro, Principal, Wrays Management & Strategic Services – Albert has over 25 years’ experience in IP, having worked both inhouse and in private practice as a patent attorney and an IP manager. Albert has a vast knowledge of the effective management of IP assets and is very active and well known in innovation, intellectual property, management and commercialisation circles.