Participation in SABIT Program
Sergey Mineyev (partner and appraisal expert) has participated in the SABIT Program, which was held in USA (Washington DC, Philadelphia, Boston and Raleigh) on 7-28 April 2012. The Program has been oriented to the Intellectual Property Rights protection as well as to the technology commercialization and technology transfer issues.
Organizer of the Program – US Department of Commerce. The basic aim of the program – familiarization of CIS companies, organizations and corporations with the issues related to Intellectual Property Rights protection and the technology commercialization and technology transfer process in USA. The Program participants have been provided with comprehensive information and training about major directions and priorities of the technology commercialization policy practically in Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Massachusetts states of USA. The Program has joined participants from Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Moldova and Azerbaijan. Panel sessions and presentations have been given in US Patent and Trademark Office, science and technology commercialization centers, business incubators, venture funds and centers, as well as private well-known corporations and firms.
The participation in the Program has brought benefit to the Company by being a ground for training TurkmenExpert specialists in the field of valuation of intellectual property and intangible assets.