Workshops

Patent searching

Learn how to conduct a comprehensive patent search. Leave knowing which aspects of your invention are patentable

Content: identification of patentable features; search string development; search strategy optimisation

Format: 60min presentation and 30min Q&A session, whereafter you have an opportunity to conduct your own search in a safe environment guided by patent attorneys

Time: 2-4 hours

Cost: R250 per person (limited to 15 inventors)

Venue: IdeaNav office, Oaklands, Jhb

Next workshop: 29 June 2013 (9h00)

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Silicon Cape

Understanding IP and getting your IP strategy right

Understand IP and how it protects you. Optimise your IP strategy. Leave confident that you will do the right things at the right time

Content: Overview of IP rights and registration processes; discussion regarding appropriate IP strategy for each commercialisation model; tips on how to reduce costs

Format: 90min presentation followed by a Q&A session

Time: 2-3 hours

Cost: R200 per person (limited to 15 inventors)

Venue: IdeaNav office, Oaklands, Jhb

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File your own provisional patent

Learn how to draft your own provisional patent. Leave having kickstarted your provisional patent

Content: IdeaNav provisional patent drafting guide; claim drafting exercises; drawing preparation

Format: 80min presentation and 20min Q&A session, whereafter you have an opportunity to draft your own claim and prepare a set of drawings in a safe environment guided by patent attorneys

Time: 3-4 hours

Available facilities: Search computers (or bring your own); searching software; wireless internet; printers; computer with 3D CAD drawing program; facilities to draft technical drawings by hand; 3D printer for growing prototypes; IdeaNav patent toolkits and templates … and, of course, espresso

Cost: R250 per person (limited to 15 inventors)

Venue: IdeaNav office, Oaklands, Jhb

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File your own design

Learn how to prepare your own design. Leave with an application ready to file

Content: IdeaNav design drafting guide; drawing preparation

Format: 60min presentation and 20min Q&A session, whereafter you have an opportunity to prepare your own design together with accompanying drawings in a safe environment guided by patent attorneys

Time: 2-4 hours

Available facilities: computer with 3D CAD drawing program; facilities to draft technical drawings by hand; IdeaNav design toolkits and templates … and, of course, espresso

Cost: R250 per person (limited to 15 inventors)

Venue: IdeaNav office, Oaklands, Jhb

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Intangible Consulting (Pty) Ltd.
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Oaklands
Johannesburg
South Africa

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