Track I: Day to Day Practice
Joint inventions with academic partners or industry, can come with some difficulties; administrative and financial issues must be solved which can be problematic. In the academic world , cost sharing, administrative fees, rights of the leading party are frequently discussed, while industrial partners are keen on the unrestricted use of the technology.
This workshop shall address how to avoid common pitfalls when managing a joint invention project.
Facilitator: Gabriel Clerc, Senior Adviser, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland