Intellectual Property Information Session

Course description

In this session, Luke Dale (Partner) and Nikki Macor Heath (Special Counsel) from HWL Ebsworth Lawyers will cover:

  • the basics of intellectual property
  • the different types of intellectual property
  • common misconceptions of intellectual property within a research context 

The session will also touch on key considerations for commercialisation of different types of intellectual property.

There will be time for networking and afternoon tea at the end of the presentation.

This will be a hybrid session. You can join us in person at Studio 1&2 (behind Grind & Press), Professional Services Building, Bedford Park or online via MS Teams (calendar invites will be sent out closer to the date).

If you have any questions, please email

Type of course

Information session

Who should attend

  • Researchers and research support staff involved in the creation and management of new technology and intellectual property
  • Researchers and research support staff involved in the generation and management of research activity with external companies

What you will learn

  • The different types of intellectual property protection
  • Understand the reasons why the University pursues intellectual property protection
  • How staff and students can make the most of intellectual property protection

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