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AnitaB.org Presents: Diversifying Invention & Innovation Recording and Resources

During this week’s webinar, AnitaB.org CEO and President Brenda Darden Wilkerson moderated a discussion focused on “Diversifying Invention & Innovation,” with expert industry leaders Susan M. Armstrong, Senior Vice President, Engineering at Qualcomm;  Joseph W. Jasper Jr., Attorney & Consultant; Holly Fechner, Partner at Covington & Burling LLP; and Sheila Lehr, Director & Senior Counsel at Discover Financial Services.

Watch the full recording below. Scroll down to see our list of resources to help you connect, learn, and find support.

 

Resource Link Participant
NASA Technology Transfer Centers https://spinoff.nasa.gov/spinoff1997/ttc3.html

 

https://technology.nasa.gov/

Natasha Green
United States Patent and Trademark Office site https://www.uspto.gov/ Natasha Green
Why Businesses Back Innovation Centers article https://techcrunch.com/2015/10/05/why-businesses-back-innovation-centers/ Natasha Green
Success Act 2018 report

 

https://www.uspto.gov/sites/default/files/documents/USPTOSuccessAct.pdf Leah
New research suggests early exposure to innovation is more effective than financial incentives in stimulating innovation article https://equitablegrowth.org/new-research-suggests-early-exposure-to-innovation-is-more-effective-than-financial-incentives-in-stimulating-innovation Jill Finlayson
First House IP Subcommittee Hearing of 116th Congress Addresses Ways to Increase Female Inventorship https://ipwatchdog.com/2019/04/03/first-house-ip-subcommittee-hearing-116th-congress-addresses-ways-increase-female-inventorship/id=107936 Jill Finlayson
UC Berkeley’s Office of Intellectual Property & Industry Research Alliances (IPIRA) https://ipira.berkeley.edu/ Jill Finlayson
Special, Non-Exclusive, Royalty-Free Intellectual Property License for COVID-19 Research and Development and Commercialization https://ipira.berkeley.edu/special-non-exclusive-royalty-free-intellectual-property-license-covid-19-research-and-development Jill Finlayson
UK Patents & Intellectual Property https://www.gov.uk/topic/intellectual-property/patents
Why women of color are less likely to get patents article https://www.marketwatch.com/story/why-women-of-color-are-less-likely-to-get-patents-2018-07-25-1488239 Jill Finlayson
The Gender Patenting Gap article https://iwpr.org/publications/the-gender-patenting-gap/ Jill Finlayson