Thursday, November 24, 2016

Silicon Valley IoT Meetup, Startups Greater Asia Meetup, and IEEE Consultants' Network Joint Workshop

Subject: IoT + AI + Big Data Integration Strategy & IoT Innovation Insights from Patents and IP-Based Innovation Platform
Speaker: Alex G. Lee, TechIPm & Liquidax Capital
Venue: Carr & Ferrell LLP, 120 Constitution Drive, Menlo Park, CA 94025
Date and Time: Friday, December 9, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (PST)
12:00 -12:30 pm: Lunch and Networking, 12:30 -2:00 pm: Talk and Q&A
*Registration is complimentary
Have questions about Workshop: Contact Christina Hsiang ( or Joseph Wei (

Goldman Sachs, Mckinsey, and other top firms have long been predicting a boom and new era of technology with the ripening of the Internet of Things (IoT) marketing but WHERE are all the players PLACING THEIR BETS?
Exploring innovation insights and analyzing patent trends in verticals such as wearables, smart homes and cities, connected car, and etc. we'll dive into the state of the art of IoT innovations. We will also look at potential innovation R&D areas that can lead to new products/services development and how to take advantage of the Liquidax Capital private equity fund and its IoT Innovation Platform. We will further touch on the impact of fast-growing cross-border technology transfer transactions particularly investments flowing from Asia to the West as well as transfer and distribution of technologies from the West to Asia.

This talk will cover the following topics:
IoT Innovation Frontiers Insights from Patents,
IoT Innovation Development Exploiting Patents
IoT + Big Data + AI Integration Strategy
IoT Innovation Platform for Business Growth
Cross-border IoT Tech Transfer Deal Trends
Leveraging Strengths in the Asian and US IoT Markets

Speaker Bio:
Dr. Alex G. Lee brings over 25 years of unique experiences and expertise consulting with Fortune 500 companies patent monetization firms, law firms, investment firms, and research institutions on technology R&D, technology commercialization, business development, intellectual property (IP) management, and business strategy consulting into business, technology, and IP integrated strategy development and execution.

Some leading companies and research institutions that Dr. Lee has worked with include Samsung, Korea Telecom, KMW, MIC Radio Research Laboratory, Boston University, and Georgia Tech. Dr. Lee  also has founded and managed several companies and industry organizations such as TechIPm, LLC for IP strategy consulting, Xanadu Big Data, LLC for the big data technology licensing and commercialization, and u-City Forum for the IoT smart city development through public-private partnership.

Dr. Lee earned his Ph.D. in physics from the Johns Hopkins University and J.D. from the Suffolk University Law School. He is registered to practice before the US Patent and Trademark Office, is a Certified Licensing Professional (CLP) and passed New York State Bar Exam. Dr. Lee is now participating in the MIT Sloan School of Management Executive Program for strategy and innovation.

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