Technology For Change: The Importance of Patents in Entrepreneurship
Abeer Raza sits with the president of American Patent Agency PC, Mr Daniar Hussain, and Mr.Stephen Hou, a Patent Prosecution Advisor at the American Patent Agency. The duo from APA PC discuss the importance of Patents in the life of an entrepreneurs, the way to apply for patents, what it means for you to have a patent, and then process through which you can successfully secure a patent for your innovations, be it physical or digital. Dan, as an innovator and an entrepreneur, has a history of helping Fortune 100 companies license their patents, and has helped NASA acquire their patents, with over 250 patents in his portfolio. Stephen on the other hand is an educator in patent law, with his workshops being taught at renowned education institutions such as NYU, MIT, and the University of Pennsylvania, alongside many other institutions in countries such as the UK, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.