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™ Patent Primer
September 30, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

701 Clark Hall, Ithaca Campus


Open to: Cornell students, faculty, and anyone interested in learning about the function of a patent.


William Greener, Patent Attorney at Bond Schoeneck & King, and CCTEC staff discussed the function of a patent and the purpose they serve in a competitive global economy. Greener talked about the process inventors use to identify their inventions and what path forward they should choose. Lastly, he touched on how an entrepreneur can leverage a patent for business development.

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