Gallery Talk

class=”alignleft size-full wp-image-33354″ style=”margin: 2px 4px;” alt=”Patents” src=”” width=”250″ height=”477″ />Join us for a Gallery Talk on Thursday, November 7 from 5:30-7:30pm.

Dr. John Griffith, Professor of Chemical Engineering, and Becky Griffith, Instructor of Mathematical Science – Both members of McNeese Faculty and Former Patent Examiners from Washington D.C.

What is a patent?

What does the inventor actually own as intellectual property?

How are patent applications processed within the Patent Office?

How are inventions compared to “prior art” inventions when determining their patentability?

How to use the vast modern patent database to spur creativity and innovation among prospective inventors?

Held in conjunction with “The Curious World of Patent Models” currently on exhibit from the Rothschild Patent Model Collection.