Join IAC experts on October 28th, 2021 at 3PM ET / 12PM PT / 1PM MT for an in-depth discussion on how to effectively leverage market landscape reports in your business. You’ll discover how to read and search within a landscape report, how our expert panelists have used them in the past, and how major innovation industry players use them for market success. You’ll also get a preview of the new IAC Smart Grid Landscape report and learn how to effectively leverage its findings for your business.
About the speakers:
Leonora Hoicka started in private practice in Toronto, specializing in intellectual property law, and joined IBM Canada Ltd. in 1993. With IBM Canada, she performed several global roles, including managing IBM’s worldwide software patent portfolio, managing intellectual property teams negotiating IP issues in customer contracts. In 2008, she became an Associate General Counsel with IBM Corporation in Armonk, New York. Since retiring from IBM in late 2020, she has worked as a consultant with IBM and with the Canadian College of Patent Agents and Trademark Agents.
Erin Pisko is the VP of IP Strategy at IAC and provides strategic leadership centered on innovation strategy to member companies with the objective of building intellectual property (IP) roadmaps aligned with business objectives and an IP literate workforce. Erin is a registered patent agent with decades of experience working both in-house, building out ecosystems for innovation and at top-tier Canadian law firms.
Arushi Sharma is the Senior Patent Analyst at IAC and leads the development of IAC’s IP Intelligence Database, which includes building datasets related to data-driven cleantech market sectors and technologies. With over a decade of experience in innovation management, Arushi has worked for leading India-based IP consulting firms. Arushi is a doctoral student working to develop a deeper understanding of how AI is transforming the modern, knowledge-based economies.