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Volume 1 - Edition 7
December 10, 2004
Inventing the Future Conference
Friday, January 28

78 Queen's Park, Toronto
The University of Toronto Law School
Young Inventors International invites you to the third Inventing the Future Conference.   The Conference will be held Friday, January 28, 2005 at 78 Queen's Park, Toronto (The University of Toronto Law School).

You can register for the event at  Space is limited.

Conference Sponsors:
  • Centre for Innovation Law and Policy
  • Ontario Society for Excellence in Technology Transfer Magna International Inc.
About Young Inventors International
Young Inventors is a not-for-profit organization that connects innovators between the ages of 18 and 35 to resources and networks that assist in the commercialization of new technologies. For more information, please visit
Speakers include:
  • John Abele, Founder and Chairman of Boston Scientific David Tobin, CEO of the Canadian Intellectual Property Office
  • Anthony Lacavera, President and CEO of Globalive Communications (#1 Company on the 2004 Profit 100)
  •  Dr. H. Douglas Barber, Founder, Director, and Past President and CEO of Gennum Corporation
  • Dr. Harold Jennings, Inventor of Meningitis C vaccine Thomas Parsons, Chair of the Ontario Society for Excellence in Technology Transfer and Senior Business Development Officer at the University Health Network Andrew Harrison, Associate with Primaxis Technology Ventures Inc.
  • David Unsworth, Senior Associate with RBC Strategic Technology Fund
How you will benefit from attending:
  • Connect to high-technology investors and employers
  • Network with people that can assist you in the commercialization of your technology
  • Learn from experts and successful entrepreneurs
  • Master specific skills to bring new technologies to market, including market analysis, patenting, finding financing for early-stage ventures, and technology transfer
Why the Inventing the Future Conference is different than other conferences:
  • Learn about early stage commercialization of high-technology ventures
  • Connect with a panel of leading venture capitalists and angel investors
  • Find out about using institutional facilities to bring technologies to market
  • Advance your career as an entrepreneur or researcher or young professional
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