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Entrepreneurship Research Series

Entrepreneurship Research Series: Fall 2018

Entrepreneurship Research Series: Fall 2018

Workshops in this series will help inventors and entrepreneurs learn how to protect their intellectual property and support their business through research. Students, faculty, and community members are welcome.

Workshops are free and open to the public, however, registration is strongly encouraged.

Please click on the workshop title below to RSVP.

July

***Intellectual Property for Beginners: An Overview of Intellectual Property

11:00 am - 1:00 pm, Friday, July 6, at Ablah Library, RM 217

August

***Intellectual Property for Beginners: Tips and Tricks for Patent Searching

11:00 am - 1:00 pm, Friday, August 3, at Ablah Library, RM 217

***Intellectual Property for Beginners: How to File: Patent Electronic Systems

11:00 am - 1:00 pm, Friday, August 17, at Ablah Library, RM 217

***Trademark Tuesday

12:30 - 2:00 pm, Tuesday, August 28, at Ablah Library, RM 217

September

Intellectual Property Basics

5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, September 11, at Ablah Library, RM 217

Planning for Success: Finding Facts to Support Your Business Plan

5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, September 18, at Ablah Library, RM 217

Trademark Basics: Protect Your Business Name

5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, September 25, at Ablah Library, RM 217

October

Graphic Design Tools for Your Small Business

5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, October 2, at Ablah Library, RM 217

***Intellectual Property for Beginners: An Overview of Intellectual Property

11:00 am - 1:00 pm, Friday, October 19, at Ablah Library, RM 204

Patent Basics for New Inventors

5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, October 23, at Ablah Library, RM 217

Introduction to Patent Searching

5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, October 30, at Ablah Library, RM 217

November

***Intellectual Property for Beginners: Design Patents

11:00 am - 1:00 pm, Friday, November 2, at Ablah Library, RM 204

Before You File: Understanding the Patent Process

5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, November 6, at Ablah Library, RM 217

Copyright Concepts for Entrepreneurs

5:30 - 7:00 pm, Tuesday, November 27, at Ablah Library, RM 217

***Intellectual Property for Beginners: How to File: Patent Electronic Systems

11:00 am - 1:00 pm, Friday, November 30, at Ablah Library, RM 217


*** Events with this symbol are not officially part of the Entrepreneurship Research Series. These events are presented virtually by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

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Support local start-ups with 1 Million Cups

1 Million Cups is an organization that provides entrepreneurs with a platform to share their start-up businesses and existing businesses with their local community in an effort to grow and find solutions where there are problems. The 1 Million Cups events take place at WSU Oldtown (238 N. Mead) on from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on Wednesdays. Attendance is free. Doors open at 8:00 a.m. for networking.

To learn more and to see the next event date, visit: http://www.1millioncups.com/wichita

To watch the live video stream and past recorded events, visit: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCg1XiQCrWMBvtf81Ulyc6AQ

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