"What You Need to Know About IP" - Roadshow (North Carolina)

The USPTO will be traveling to five colleges and universities in North Carolina from March 23 -  26 to present an engaging lecture series entitled, "What You Need to Know About IP."  This lecture has been designed to help students, members of the IP community, law community and the public understand what Intellectual Property is and how to protect it. 

Leading the lecture series is USPTO Supervisory Patent Examiner, Brandon Fetterolf.

The events are free and open to all with seating available on a first-come, first-served basis.  Stops include: East Carolina University, North Carolina State University, Duke University, North Carolina University at Chapel Hill, and St. Augustine's College.

Schedules are posted below:

Monday, March 23

12-2 pm

East Carolina University
Mendenhall Student Center
Greenville, NC 27858-4353 USA  

Tuesday, March 24

9:10 -11:55 am


2:30 - 3:30 pm

North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC 27695

The Office of Technology Transfer + Design
Room: (TBD)

Monteith Engineering Research Center
Centennial Campus
Room: 454

Wednesday, March 25

10:30 am -12:00 pm


4:00 - 5:30 pm


Duke University
Durham, NC 27708
Gross Hall, Room: 270

North Carolina University, Chapel Hill
LAUNCH Chapel Hill
321 W Rosemary St, Chapel Hill NC 27516

Thursday, March 26

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Saint Augustine's College
School of Sciences, Mathematics and Engineering
Penick Hall of Science, Room: 109 
1315 Oakwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27610