Serving as a connecting hub, the ILIPA highlights key events of interest to Illinois creators, protectors and enablers of intellectual property.
Illinois Intellectual Property Alliance presents
“IP Supports Innovation, But Does It Support Innovators?”
A CREATORS ROUNDTABLE
Expect a lively discussion of inventors’ experiences with and perceptions of the IP protections available to innovators, what they might do differently today, suggestions for those seeking protection, and advice on navigating the systems.
Professor James Conley, Northwestern University Kellogg Center, will welcome innovators Josh Malone and Calvin Flowers to discuss their own experiences as inventors and patentees.
Josh Malone - Fellow at US Inventors. Josh is the inventor of “Bunch o’ Balloons”.
Calvin Flowers - Director of the Chicago Inventors Organization. Calvin is the inventor of the “Tel-Lock”.
ILIPA welcomes inventors, creators, innovators and others who are interested to attend this virtual roundtable: