As part of our program, we offer seminars to faculty, staff and students. Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • An overview of the Innovation Enterprise program of technology commercialization
  • An Intellectual Property (IP) primer, including discussion of:
    • Patents
    • Patent Prior Art and Searching the Patent Databases
    • Copyright
    • U of S IP policy
  • Going corporate:Need for and use of Confidential Disclosure and Material Transfer Agreements
    • Innovation Enterprise Start-up Company program
    • Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SRED) tax credits
    • Structuring and incorporating a company
    • Responsibilities of board members
    • Writing business plans
  • Need for and use of Confidential Disclosure and Material Transfer Agreements
  • IP Rights in Contract Research Agreements

Each of these topics and others can be tailored to suit your needs and the audience’s time available.

If you wish to have a seminar delivered over the lunch hour, our office can supply a sandwich lunch for up to 25 people. Please contact Innovation Enterprise for arrangements: ie.contact@usask.ca or call 306-966-1465.