Open Source: Open for Business Lunch & Discussion

    Date Posted: 
    Thursday, September 28, 2017

     Open Source Event

    Are you a UA faculty member, student or employee creating new software innovations? Join the discussion to learn more about the Open Source Initiative and the advantages, opportunities and pitfalls of freely distributing your software. 

    Attendees will also learn about the differences between protecting software innovations through patents versus copyright, and the issues and challenges involved in each.

    Learn about the strategies and services available to help you bring new technologies to the marketplace where they can create impact.

    The discussion will be facilitated by: 

    • Lewis Humphreys, Licensing Manager for Software and Information Technology, Tech Launch Arizona

    This event is for UA faculty, staff and students only. Lunch will be provided for all who RSVP in advance.

    • Oct. 5, 2017
    • 12 noon-1 p.m.
    • Silver & Sage Room, Old Main

    For questions, contact  Linda Portillo at 520-626-2303 or

    Visit our RSVP page and register: