360 for Technology Start Ups

Date: 
Thursday 3 May 2018
Time: 
13:00 - 19:00
Location: 
15 Atholl Crescent, Edinburgh

Categories:

  • IP, Technology & Outsourcing
  • Corporate
  • Commercial Litigation

Ellis IP and Brodies LLP would like to invite you to a free seminar bringing together experts in their own fields to tell you about: protecting, exploiting and managing IP; lessons from a technology entrepreneur; IP enforcement and litigation; lessons from a company executive and start-up financing & accounting.

Agenda:

13:00 - 13:30 Registration and Networking

13:30 - 13:50 Welcome and Introduction

  • Claudia M. Duffy, European Patent Attorney, Ellis IP
  • Robert Buchan, Partner, Brodies LLP

13:50 - 14:50 Protecting, Exploiting and Managing IP
10 minute presentations followed by a 20 minute panel discussion

  • Michael Ellis, Founder and Director, Ellis IP
  • William McIntosh, Partner, Brodies LLP
  • Simon Krystman, Founder and CEO, IdeasPatch
  • Zeev Fisher, Founder and CEO, Pekama

14:50 - 15:10 Lessons from a Technology Entrepreneur

  • Ahmed El-Rays, former COO and co-founder, Sofant Technologies

15:10 - 15:20 Coffee Break and Networking

15:20 - 16:20 IP Enforcement and Litigation
10 minute presentations followed by a 20 minute panel discussion

  • Gill Grassie, Partner, Brodies LLP
  • David Bloom, Founder and CEO, Safeguard IP
  • Rachel Jones, Founder and CEO, SnapDragon

16:20 - 16:40 Lessons From a Company Executive

  • Lisa Thomson, CEO and Founder, Purpose HR

16:40 - 16:50 Coffee Break and Networking

16:50 - 17:50 Start-up Financing and Accounting
10 minute presentations followed by a 20 minute panel discussion

  • Michiel Smith, Gatekeeper, Apollo Informal Investment
  • Niki McKenzie, Investment Director, Archangels
  • Sandy Findlay, Channel Partner Manager, JumpStart
  • Simone Young, Director of Outsourcing, Mazars

17:50 - 19:00 Drinks and Networking

 

Speakers: 
William McIntosh
William
McIntosh
Partner
+44 (0)131 656 0154
william.mcintosh@brodies.com
Robert
Buchan
Partner
+44 (0)131 656 0078
robert.buchan@brodies.com

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