Explaining The Importance of Trademarks in The F/OSS World to Engineering & Executives


Trademark expert, Pamela Chestek, will guide the panel and the audience on an engaging discussion regarding the importance of trademarks for F/OSS companies. This discussion will provide tools in-house and outside counsels can take back to their practices and employ when addressing both engineers and executives. Trademarks are particularly important in the open source world and its proper protection, understanding, and use in compliance with F/OSS pillars necessary for companies to succeed. The panel will address those and more issues.

Room 209
Friday, March 9, 2018 - 10:15 to 11:15