Commercialization of Know-How and IP Rights (TTOS)

Moderator: Mr. Yaacov Michlin, CEO and president of Yissum, Technology Transfer company of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem:

A salon style coordinated intra panel/audience discussion including:
  • Dr. Yona Geffen, CEO, Avraham Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
  • Prof. Oded Shoseyov, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Adv. Suzanne Erez, IBM Israel IP counsel
  • Adv. Amir Naiberg, CEO of Yeda R&D, Technology Transfer of the Weizmann Institute of Science

Tuesday, March 22, 2:30 pm - 4:00, Hall C

Technology transfer and collaborative R&D agreements often necessitate to bridge between different business cultures and across an expectation barrier. This is particularly the case in such deals between an academic institute and a corporation or between corporations in different countries. Although such agreements are common practice, serious issues always surface with no simple solutions.