SV Forum Engineering Leadership Special Interest Group (SIG): Adventures in Patent-land

Dan Esbensen lectures at SV Forum on Engineering Leadership in Intellectual Property (IP) and the Value of Patents to Software Companies

Intellectual Property (IP) in the form of patents can be a goldmine for software companies or it can cost endless amounts of money with little in return.  This talk discusses how to discover an IP goldmine and avoid the endless challenges.  Touch Technologies, Inc. has created and sold over $20 million of patents adventuring into "PatentLand".