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Virtual Team Meeting


Join us for a lively discussion with two very successful Chicago-based entrepreneurs, hear their unique stories, and learn some of their lessons.  

Illinois Intellectual Property Alliance presents

Serial Entrepreneurship--A Fireside Chat with

Chris Gladwin and Gary Grube

Please join us for a lively discussion.  Both entrepreneurs share their own stories, thought processes and motivations to pursue innovative ideas.  Learn from their experiences in translating innovations to successful business ventures, including personnel priorities, funding opportunities and difficulties, start-up issues, and the availability and priority of IP protections.  

This event will be ONLINE on Tuesday, 23 March 2021, from noon-1 p.m.  Click on the Registration button below to register.  There is no charge.  


Mark Alilovich, Moderator; IP Strategist at Boeing, GE Aviation; competitive intelligence analyst and technical advisor, Nokia, Motorola

Chris Gladwin - Currently Co-Founder and CEO, Ocient; serial entrepreneur with experience founding and funding companies such as Cleversafe, Music Now, and Cruise Technologies; Wikipedia Most Prolific Inventor List

Gary Grube - Director of the Caerus Institute; Top 5 Illinois patent-holders and Wikipedia Most Prolific Inventors List

Click on the PDF for Presentation Slides
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