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What is Intellectual Property and Why Should I Care? (Cambridge)

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Room HEL 303

Cambridge campus

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A general introduction to the opportunities and risks associated with the production of intellectual property (IP), the creations of your mind

This 50 minute presentation is aimed at a general audience, but will be especially useful for academics producing research outputs.

  • Everything you need to know about IP protection - in a can of baked beans
  • Some alarming, instructive and amusing examples of how intellectual property can go horribly wrong
  • The potential benefits of commercialising your IP
  • How RIDO can help


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Understand:

  • Why it is important to protect your intellectual property
  • How you might infringe the rights of others
  • The potential benefits and the potential disasters that await
  • The five mechanisms by which IP can be protected
  • How to create income and impact from your IP
  • The University’s new IP Policy
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