Forum on Intellectual Property Overview

image10300103809The UCF Office of Technology Transfer (OTT) and UCF Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship (CIE) will be presenting a complimentary speaking event on Intellectual Property Overview given by Asad Nawaz, a Supervisory Patent Examiner with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office.  The speaking forum will be held on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at the College of Business I, Room 135.

Talks geared toward students will be at 11:00 am with discussion points to include:

  • Day in the Life of an Examiner
  • Internship/Career Opportunities at the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

Talks geared toward faculty will be at 2:00 pm with discussion points to include:

  • Intellectual Property-Value and Protection

Asad Nawaz is a Supervisory Patent examiner in Electrical Technology Center 2400, which is responsible for reviewing patent applications directed towards VOIP and multiplexing technologies. Mr. Nawaz received his Bachelor of Science in Engineering in Computer Science and a Master of Science in Information Security and Assurance from George Mason University. He has completed his doctoral coursework in Information Technology with a focus in Network Security and is conducting research in Verifiable Anonymity in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks.

For more information contact Brion Berman,, 407-882-0342.