May 28-30: new KomTech-2014 at Lobachevsky UNN in Nizhny Novgorod
22 May '14
The Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod (UNN) is hosting on May 28-30 its second KomTech 2014 innovation session. The event will feature a series of master-classes on commercialization-related legal issues, a roundtable with government officials, and a master-class on business education from renowned international speakers.
The prime driver behind the event is UNN’s Technology Commercialization Center (TCC).
The session is introducing special guests:
Paul Thurman, clinical professor and lecturer, director, professional development and non-degree executive education programs, Columbia University.
Scott Blacklin, principal and founder, Blacklin Associates, LLC.
The program includes:
May 28 – Series of legal workshops Location: UNN, bld. 2, room 328.
13:00-14:30: Legal Aspects of IP Creation and Protection;
14:40-16:10: Use of IP: Possibilities and Peculiarities;
16:20-18:00: New Aspects in IP Regulation roundtable.
May 29 – 2nd Quarterly Roundtable Location: UNN, bld. 2, scientific presentations room.
15:00-17:30: “Business Dialog: Science, Enterprises, State.” Focus: “Role of a University in Creating IP with Maximized Value to Attract Investors.”
May 30 – Master-class on business planning by international speakers Location: UNN, bld. 8, TCC conference hall, room 201.
15:00-18:00: MBA Programs as a Vehicle for Growth and Promotion.
The overall program is open for students, professors, entrepreneurs, business circles and opinion leaders in Nizhny Novgorod and Russia as a whole. UNN is striving to encourage better interaction between business people, scientists and government bodies in developing the local innovation support infrastructure. TCC has plans to hold the events on a regular basis.
To get more information about the event, register for participation and/or provide media support please contact Alyona Ryabinina at firstname.lastname@example.org or +7 908 238 15 00.