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Past Events: InnovationΧΔ Lunchbox

  • Thursday, March 24, 2011 - Dr. Hamad Faridi, Vice President of Research & Development at McCormick & Company, discussed McCormick's "tasteful" innovation process and their passion for flavor. Awards were presented.

  • Tuesday, October 5, 2010 - Carole Tomko, President and GM at Discovery Studios shared her insights on how Discovery encourages and satisfies curiosity. Awards were presented.

  • Monday, October 12, 2009 - Rick Hutley, Vice President Global Innovation at Cisco shared his perspective on the future of global innovation and discussed how Cisco pursues innovation to "transform how people connect, communicate and collaborate.
    Patent Awards were presented

  • Tuesday, February 3, 2009 - The first InnovationΧΔ Lunchbox event, held on February 3, 2009, was a celebration of Information Technology and Open Source innovation at APL. OTT's co-sponsors for this event included the Office of Patent Council, GED, AISD and the Software Developers Group. Chris DiBona, Open Source Manager for Google discussed Google's use of open source. Awards were presented.
  • March 12, 2002 - Key note talk by Dr. R. A. DeMarco
    Associate Technical Director, Office of Naval Research
    Patent awards were presented.
  • November 19, 2001 - Key note talk by Dr. C. Cottell
    Director of Technology Transfer, Naval Research Laboratory
    Patent awards were presented.
    See handouts
    (.ppt)

  • June 4, 2001 - "The APL Technology Transfer Cycle: From Invention to Royalties"
    Part 3 of 3 - Licensing/Royalty and Development Income.
    Patent awards were presented.
    See handouts (.ppt)

  • March 16, 2001 - "The APL Technology Transfer Cycle: From Invention to Royalties"
    Part 2 of 3 - Intellectual Property Protection/Marketing.
    Patent awards were presented.
    See handouts (.ppt):
  • January 30, 2001 - "The APL Technology Transfer Cycle: From Invention to Royalties"
    Part 1 of 3 - Invention/Assessment.
    Patent awards were presented.
    See handouts
    (.ppt)
  • October 31, 2000 - "From Flower to Akorn: A Case Study of the Cycle of Technology Transfer"
    Patent awards were presented.

  • March 23, 2000 - "Software Patenting"
    Patent awards were presented.
    See handouts
    (.ppt)

  • January 14, 2000 - "What Do I Do, When Do I Do It, and What Does It Mean?"
    Patent awards were presented.
    See handouts
    (.doc)

  • November 15, 1999 - "Invention, Inventorship, and Documentation"
    Patent awards were presented.