Information session: Intellectual Property


If you undertake research, you also need to understand Intellectual Property (IP)!

The Technology Transfer and Innovation Support Office is hosting a webinar to help researchers, whether academics, postgraduate students or postdoctoral fellows, understand the basics of IP, and how to identify and protect it.

Content to be covered:

  1. Introduction to Intellectual Property
  2. Different forms of Intellectual Property
  3. IPR Act
  4. Policies
  5. How to file an application
  6. Commercialization

Host - Johann Coetzee

Johann Coetzee started his LLB at the age of 41 and was admitted as a practising attorney in 2006, and he is enrolled for the MBA degree at the NWU. He joined the Technology Transfer and Innovation Support Office in 2008 he is currently the Manager: Intellectual Property & Contracting. He is a member of SARIMA and LES.

Register here

Registered attendees will receive connection links and information closer to the day.


Contact Details

Technology Transfer and Innovation Support Office: Doret Kruger / 018 299 4508 / 082 927 0503