University Intellectual Property Basics

Course description

This presentation will cover the basics of intellectual property, including the different types of intellectual property as well as the most appropriate method of protection.

The session will also highlight commercialisation of different types of intellectual property and give an overview of the University's IP Policy.

Flinders Research Community based in rural and remote locations will be able to access and participate in the workshop. Please indicated if you are from a rural or remote location when enrolling or contact Kirsty de Ruyter at


Type of course



Mark Bruce
Research Development and Support

Who should attend

  • Staff and students involved in the creation of new technology and intellectual property
  • Staff and students involved in the generation of research activity with external companies

What you will learn

  • The different types of intellectual property protection
  • Understand the reasons why the University engages intellectual property protection
  • How staff and students can benefit from intellectual property protection

Upcoming events

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