On September 17, MLT Aikins and Protein Industries Canada (PIC) will host an intellectual property based webinar for all members of the agrifood value chain. This “IP 1.0 Webinar” will focus on increasing knowledge and understanding of intellectual property.
On the Agenda
- Key types of IP (MLT Aikins)
- Securing protection of new technology (MLT Aikins)
- Corporate IP posture (MLT Aikins)
- Common mistakes to avoid (MLT Aikins)
- Protein Industries Canada IP resources (PIC)
10 a.m. CST
- Meghan Gervais, PIC
- Kristal Allen, MLT Aikins
About Protein Industries Canada
Protein Industries Canada is an industry-led, not-for-profit organization created to position Canada as a global source of high-quality plant protein and plant-based co-products. PIC are one of Canada’s five innovation Superclusters.
Kristal’s practice focuses on the management, exploitation and commercialization of information and intellectual property assets and new technology. She has extensive experience with research consortium arrangements, technology development and commercialization agreements, intellectual property portfolio management, and both in- and out-licensing. She is experienced in all areas of information technology, including software development and licensing, outsourcing and service agreements. Kristal also brings knowledge of risk management and policy development related to data sharing, electronic documents, information assets and privacy. She has advised both private and public sector organizations extensively regarding health, employee and customer information privacy matters.