Engineers Unite January Meet-Up – Tempe, AZ

Announcing our next Meet-Up in Tempe, AZ.

Join us for our January monthly meet-up, come to meet other people in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) community in the Valley. network, talk about your industry and create and incubate new innovations.

This month’s meet-up is the first in our new Speaker Series.

Speaker Series Topic: Protecting Your Intellectual Property

Presenter:
Charles Runyan, Jr., Ph.D., J.D.
Head, Patent Prosecution
Gallagher & Kennedy, P.A.

 

 

When and if to file a patent application and how the new patent laws change that analysis. This talk will give one patent attorney’s opinion of when to file a patent application. And will also cover the new patent laws and compare them to the old way and discuss the practical changes that may be driven by them. Plus, as much time for questions and answers as you want.

About our speaker:

Dr. Runyan is an intellectual property lawyer located in Phoenix, AZ, he received a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Texas A&M University, attended law school at the James E. Rogers College of Law at the University of Arizona in Tucson, AZ.

He has held law firm and in-house positions in Phoenix, Houston, San Francisco, and Santa Clara.  Admitted in Arizona, California, Texas, and at the USPTO.

Dr. Runyan’s expertise covers all facets of intellectual property law including patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret litigation, licensing, and internet and domain name law.  He has prosecuted and drafted patent applications and managed the prosecution and drafting of hundreds of cases in diverse areas such as natural product pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals, purified microbes, drugs, medical devices, robotic automation for constructing intravascular stents, intraocular lens materials, semiconductor processing methods and equipment, medical/surgical equipment, software, and industrial scale polyolefin polymerization and polymerization catalysts.

He has a diverse set of clients ranging from individual inventors to start-up companies to multinational oil and chemical companies and multinational pharmaceutical and medical device companies.

More about Dr. Runyan:

Thanks and we hope to see you all at the next series of Meet-Ups.

Event details:

When:
Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 8pm
Where:
MakerBench Tempe
2010 E. University Drive, Suite #4
Tempe, AZ 85281
URL: http://www.makerbench.com

Event Flyer: Download PDF Flyer, Tell your friends!

RSVP:
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/events/341333245877950/
Meet-Up: http://meetup.engineersunite.org/events/46672432/
Plancast: http://plancast.com/p/9ahr/january-meet-up-protecting-ip-tempe-az
LinkedIn: http://lnkd.in/gDx-8f
EventBrite: http://20120119eu.eventbrite.com/
Eventification: http://evnt.us/ehu
Networking Phoenix: http://www.networkingphoenix.com/calendar/2012/01/19/event/engineers-unite-january-meet-protecting-your-ip.68859

If you would like to start an Engineers Unite Meet-Up in your area, please contact us: contact@engineersunite.org

Update (January 22, 2012):

Links to items discussed after presentation:

Engineers Unite Phoenix Leadership Meeting

Announcing our next Engineers Unite Leadership Meeting in Central Phoenix, AZ.

Join us for our first EU Leadership planning meeting of 2012.  Since we are a new group, any members interested in taking a leadership position for the various projects in our group are encouraged to attend.

Event details:

When:
Saturday, January 7, 2011 at 2pm
Where:
Paradise Bakery & Cafe‎
2502 E Camelback Rd # 119
Phoenix, AZ 85016-9311
Tel: (602) 889-3587
URL: http://www.paradisebakery.com

RSVP:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/171112882987675/
Meet-Up: http://meetup.engineersunite.org/events/43906582/
Plancast: http://plancast.com/p/8z80/engineers-unite-phoenix-leadership-meeting

If you would like to start an Engineers Unite Meet-Up in your area, please contact us: contact@engineersunite.org

Engineers Unite – Sunday Exchange – North Phoenix

Postponed – New Date and Time will be Announced…

Announcing another Meet-Up for North Phoenix, AZ.

Join us for a Sunday Exchange – North Phoenix:

Meet and greet members on the northside for techie exchange and socializing. All members are welcome. Bring a friend!

Event details:
When:
Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 3pm
Where:
Talus Ranch
32615 N. North Valley Pkwy
Phoenix, AZ 85085
URL: http://www.talusranch.com/

RSVP:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=291184347568029
Meet-Up: http://meetup.engineersunite.org/events/38549182/
Plancast: http://plancast.com/p/8a42/engineers-unite-sunday-exchange-north-phoenix
EventBrite: http://engineersunitephoenixsunday.eventbrite.com/
Eventification: http://evnt.us/efU

 

If you would like to start an Engineers Unite Meet-Up in your area, please contact us: contact@engineersunite.org