Johns Hopkins Malone Center for Engineering in Healthcare

Join fellow researchers for an informational overview hosted by JHTV staff about Johns Hopkins software innovations and commercialization pathways. Come to learn about intellectual property and open-source – then stay for a casual networking reception. It is recommended for junior faculty, postdocs and graduate students who are solving scientific problems in the lab that can improve the world.

Discussion Topics: 

  • What is commercialization and why should I pursue it?
  • How do I know when I’ve invented something worth “reporting” and how do I get started?
  • What is the process for securing intellectual property protection and licensing my technology or forming a startup?
  • How is the licensing process different for software versus life sciences discoveries?
  • What software-based commercialization activity has resulted from Johns Hopkins technology?
  • Can open-source software be used for commercial endeavors?
  • Where do I go to learn more?

Event Details: 

  • Feb. 29 | 4:30 pm | Malone G33/G35