Commercialization Lecture Series

The CCDS works to promote awareness of entrepreneurial business opportunities within the biosciences and grow the reputation of LSU Health Shreveport among venture capitalists seeking to invest in life sciences discoveries and promising business ventures. Toward this end, the CCDS has partnered with the Feist-Weiller Cancer Center INLET Program and the Office of Sponsored Programs and Technology Transfer to co-host a seminar series entitled, “Biomedical Innovation- From Discovery to Patents to Monetization: A Lunch and Learn Series.” This series is presented by expert patent attorney Charles Holoubek, MBA, from DAVIS & BUJOLD, P.L.L.C. Global Intellectual Property Law, and held from 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. in Medical School Building B, room 3-322. The 2014-2015 calendar is as follows:

  • Research –September 18, 2014
  • Invention Disclosures -October 16, 2014
  • Assessment – November 20, 2014
  • Patenting Technologies –December 18, 2014
  • Identifying Potential Licensees- January 15, 2015
  • Negotiations- February 19, 2015
  • Licensing- March 19, 2015
  • Revenue & Commercialization – April 16, 2015
  • Start-up Companies – May 21, 2015