Cornell University

As part of the university's commitment to economic development and outreach, CTL hosts a variety of events to create connections between the Cornell campuses, industry members, entrepreneurs, and investors.

IP & Pizza™
November 7, 2013

Mann Library Room 102, Ithaca Campus


Open to: The Cornell community and all those interested in technology-based entrepreneurship.


Attendees listened and participated in a discussion on intellectual property and their relation to plants.  

They learned about topics like:

  • What kind of plant is patentable?
  • What is the difference between a Plant Patent and a Plant Variety Protection Certificate (PVPC)?
  • How long does protection last for a Plant Patent? PVPC?

Attendees had the opportunity to ask questions of our speaker and CCTEC professionals during this open forum event.

Pizza, salad and drinks were served.

To view photos from the event click here.