IP Trends & Innovation: The Changing Landscape of Technology Strategy

Your intellectual property strategy should be based on the latest information. Aon's Brian Hinman talks about current trends and tactics.
Brian Hinman, Chief Innovation Officer, Aon (Musser Visiting Scholar)
Wednesday October 16, 2019 12:00pm1:00pm
Online via Webex

Your company's technology roadmap is a key tool in a long term strategic vision, but the world of intellectual property is constantly changing, whether via lawsuit or competitive attack. Hear from Musser Visiting Scholar Brian Hinman about developments in the IP landscape that might affect your strategy. Online via Webex.

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About Brian Hinman:

Brian is the Chief Commercial Officer and Head of Europe, Middle East and Africa for Aon’s IP Solutions. In this capacity, he is part of the executive leadership team, which delivers IP solutions that enhance Aon's value through executing IP-based value creation strategies and mitigating IP risk exposure. Brian helps lead the efforts for Aon in seizing the generational opportunity to establish market-accepted standards for assessing and valuing the IP asset class for businesses and investors.

Brian Hinman has over 30 years experience in the field of intellectual property, having held senior executive positions at some of the world’s leading companies. Most recently, he served as Chief Intellectual Property Officer at Philips, based in the Netherlands. In this capacity, he also held the position of CEO of Philips Intellectual Property and Standards where he led a worldwide team of over 400 intellectual property professionals in 9 different countries. He formulated and executed a robust IP strategy for each of Philips’ business units including IP portfolio management, all IP litigation matters (offensive and defensive), active participation in various industry standards, and conducting all forms of IP monetization including patent, technology and brand licensing and formation of various IP Ventures.

Previous to Philips, he was co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of Unified Patents Inc., and prior to that, he held positions of Vice President of IP and Licensing at IBM, Verizon and InterDigital, and was founding CEO of Allied Security Trust.

Brian holds degrees from RPI and the University of Pittsburgh.