LOS ANGELES, March 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ICAP Patent Brokerage, a division of ICAP plc and the world's largest intellectual property brokerage firm and organizer of ICAP Ocean Tomo Auctions, will host a Summit on IP Strategy & Live IP Auction March 28-29 at the Terranea resort in Rancho Palos Verdes, California. The event is a gathering of the leading voices in the patent community and will feature a two day conference, welcome reception, and the 15th ICAP Ocean Tomo Live IP Auction. Registration is open to all industry participants and interested parties.
Intellectual property is the new frontier of the small and large company Chief Executives– offering protection from growing competition and an opportunity to reverse shrinking margins. Managers at all levels, in companies large and small, need to include IP strategy as a critical part of their business plan, for it is no less central than a discussion of sales and marketing. Indeed, IP is a fundamental foundation for decisions regarding product development and pricing.
The Summit will bring together a global "who's who" of attendees from across the IP landscape, including corporate Chief Intellectual Property Officers, investors, brokers, strategists, privateers, and counsel. The ICAP Patent Brokerage global leadership team will be on-site to offer expertise on a range of IP monetization issues.
The IP Auction will feature more than 50 lots covering technology across multiple industries. An online catalog, available at http://www.icappatentbrokerage.com/spring-2012-auction-catalog showcases the available lots relating to technology in fields such as:
The event provides unparalleled network opportunities and access for established industry players and newcomers alike. Get to know your partners, peers, and competition. Join ICAP Patent Brokerage for this engaging, enlightening, and innovative two-day session. .
For more information contact ICAP Patent Brokerage CEO Dean Becker at 561.309.0011 or Dean.Becker@us.icap.com.
SOURCE ICAP Patent Brokerage