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Orlando Chapter Meeting - April 2017: Patent Basics for Inventors, Entrepreneurs, and Start-ups

  • Date:
    Apr 19, 2017 - 05:45 PM - 07:30 PM
  • Address: 3039 Technology Parkway
  • Location: Orlando, FL USA
  • Venue:
    Partnership III, Room 233

Dinner & Networking: 5:45 PM - 6:00 PM
Chapter Business: 6:000 PM - 6:15 PM
Presentation: 6:15 PM - 7:30 PM

Please RSVP at the link above so we can plan for the proper amount of food – dinner is complementary.  The meeting is open to all; you do not need to be an INCOSE member to attend. If you are not a member, we invite you to become a member of the Orlando Chapter of INCOSE at

About the Presentation:
This presentation will cover questions such as what is a patent, why do I need a patent, and when should I file a patent.  The presentation will describe the different types of patents including utility patents.  You will also discover what patent examiners do when examining patent applications.  The presentation will also touch on statutes governing patent decisions and provide the attendee with a list of resources available to assist in with patent application process.

Edward Landrum, Supervisory Patent Examiner