LES Foundation International Business Plan Competition: 2016- 2017
Start-up company must have less than $200,000 equity investment as of November 16, 2016 Business plan must have an IP component and build strategies for how the intellectual property will be used to achieve business plan objectives.
Register early to build this component with LES mentors!
What’s in it for YOU?
Learn the basics of IP and licensing.
Extraordinary mentorship, judging and feedback from IP and licensing professionals
Use patent analysis tools from the IP ToolBox to learn about freedom to operate and close art
Learn how intellectual property strategy supports your business plan
Finalists virtually compete at the LES (USA & Canada) Spring Meeting in Washington, DC, May 8
Chance to win $10,000 Grand Prize or $5,000
Global Award, and in-kind prizes. All finalist teams receive $1,000
The best post-doctoral scholar and MS/MBA/ MD/JD/PhD student team from around world will receive special recognition