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Computer Visionaries: Startups-Getting a Patent: Why, How, Costs and Strategies with Mirna Baloul

  • Addison Treehouse 14681 Midway Road Addison, TX, 75001 United States (map)

In keeping with one of our goals: To make Dallas a CV capitol, we need more CV startups. Startups need Intellectual property.  
Mirna Baloul is perfect for Computer Vision IP. She held several positions including leading a video processing team at TI. She knows her stuff. Mirna explains the patent process as it pertains to engineers and more importantly, she helps answer the questions:  
When does it make sense to file for patent?  
Will I get sued?  
What strategies should i pursue? 
How much are patents? 
Why does a startup need a patent and how does it play into getting investment for my startup? 
Just how complex are Computer Vision patents vs. others? 
Are there different strategies for computer vision based patents?  
How do I protect my work? 
and much much more.

Earlier Event: January 4
Whiteboard Session: Kam Shams
Later Event: January 8
Whiteboard Session: Buddy Barnes