Academy Pillar: PROFESSIONAL
An essential part of innovation is protecting your ideas. In this session, students were introduced to Intellectual Property--trademarks, copyrights, patents, and contracts. With a majority focus on the patent process and what engineers need to know to protect their ideas. This content is highly pertinent to success in engineering and business.
Carsten Grellmann is a 2009 OSU graduate with an Honors Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering. He earned his Juris Doctor from Michigan State University College of Law in 2012 and currently works as an associate at Klarquist Sparkman, LLP where he is an expert in Intellectual Property with a special focus in mechanical-related technologies including medical devices, automotive technology, and consumer products, and in electrical- and computer-related technologies, including semiconductors and software. In addition to his considerable credentials and professional expertise, Carsten also speaks Japanese.