The Liberal Art University in Hong Kong
Print Friendly | Text size: Decrease font Default font Increase font

 

 

 

Intellectual Property Talk Series: Protect Your Innovation

 

Further to ORKT’s earlier email on a range of intellectual property (IP) rights protection services in support of innovation and commercialisation of research outputs, as advocated by the UGC, we are launching an IP Talk Series presented by IP professionals for staff and students to learn about protecting your innovation/creation.

 

Talk 1 (online)

How to Protect an Invention/Creation – Patent, Copyright, Trademark Filing?

如何保護發明或創專利、版權、商標?

 

This talk will provide an introduction to basic concepts of intellectual property (IP) and intellectual property rights (IPR) for academic staff, researchers, and students. An overview of the different types of IP, the process and requirements for obtaining IP protection, and how IPR can be used to add commercial value to academic research and creative works will be presented.

 

Speakers: Mr. Robert Jackson and Ms. Charis Lam of Spruson & Ferguson (HK) Ltd

 

Date: 28 September 2020 (Monday)

Time: 3 – 4 pm

Language: English

 

Registration https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/IPTalk1_How_To_Protect_An_Invention_Creation by 24 September 2020 (Thursday). ILP for students applies.

 

Talk 2 (online)

What is Patent? – Is Software/ICT Patentable?

什麼是專利? – 軟件/資訊及通訊科技是否可申請專利?

 

This talk will provide an overview of key concepts in the patent system and explore challenges for patenting software and information communication technology (ICT) based inventions. Patent subject matter eligibility of software and ICT based inventions in different countries will be discussed and advice will be provided for how best to position software and ICT related inventions for patent protection.

 

Speakers: Dr. Stanley Yip and Mr. John Chung of Spruson & Ferguson (HK) Ltd

 

Date: 20 October 2020 (Tuesday)

Time: 3 – 4 pm

Language: English

 

Registration

https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/IPTalk2_What_is_Patent_20201020 by 16 October 2020 (Friday)ILP for students applies.

 

Enquiries:

(Staff) Ms Wendy Hui of ORKT, tel: 2616 7545, email: wendyhui2@LN.edu.hk

(Student) Mr Nicholas Ooi of LEI, tel: 2616 8072, email: nicholasooi@LN.edu.hk