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.
|NASA Technology Transfer Centers||https://spinoff.nasa.gov/spinoff1997/ttc3.html
|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
|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|
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