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The Future of Intellectual Property at USC

The Future of Intellectual Property at USC

Thank you to everyone who joined us at The Future of Intellectual Property Summit at USC! It was a great day of exploring key trends in entertainment, biotech and global IP security with thought leaders, successful entrepreneurs, and some of the nation’s most innovative companies.

An Interview with Hal Plotkin on Evolving OER from an Idea to a Movement and Beyond

An Interview with Hal Plotkin on Evolving OER from an Idea to a Movement and Beyond

Hal Plotkin is a writer, journalist and activist. He served as the Senior Policy Advisor in the Office of the Under Secretary of Education during  the Obama Administration. Previously, Plotkin served on the Board of Trustees at the Foothill-De Anza Community College District, based in California’s Silicon Valley, where in 2003, he initiated the first official college governance policy in the United States requiring administrative support for the use of public domain learning materials, which later became known as open educational resources.

Investing in Women!

Investing in Women!

Chloe Capital, in partnership with ECMC Foundation, continue their national tour to Invest In Women! Together, they’re offering several new opportunities for women-led innovation companies. 1-day PopUps offer fundraising experiences for female founders and feature fireside chats with women leaders, startup pitches and investments between $100,000 – $250,000. The Michelson 20MM Foundation sponsored the wildly successful Los Angeles PopUp, and will be heading to New Orleans in 2020!