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2017 Café Enterprise

Café Enterprise

'Innovating your Research - Patents, Licensing and Spin-Outs' with Alumni Peter Highfield, Technical Director, Zilico Ltd

Wednesday 22nd February, 2017 (2.45 - 4pm)

Join us at 2.45 for refreshments and the chance to hear from Alumni:

Peter Highfield, Technical Director at Zilico Ltd

As a Senior Manager and Director, Peter has been responsible for up to 40 R&D Scientists & Technicians including development projects with budgets >£1 Million. Come along to this Cafe Enterprise event to hear more about Peter's inventions and how he has had a patent licensed for $10 Million.

Peter has managed patent portfolios for around 20 years and he has been involved in numerous technology acquisitions. More recently Peter has participated in fund raisings worth an aggregate of >£10 Million. Peter also has his own consultancy working with University spin-outs to develop their technology into commercially viable products and services. Peter is currently Technical Director of Zilico, a young medical device company that has developed a novel method for detecting cellular changes associated with the development of cancer.

Specialties: Product development, technology appraisal, patent portfolio management.

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