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Intermediate Licensing Course

The what, why and how of a Licence Agreement: Core concepts and practices for structuring, negotiation and drafting – Intermediate course

Wednesday 10 November 2021

9:30am – 5:00pm AEST (Brisbane time)

Duncan Ferguson | Executive Manager, Commercial Development, SRA & Past LESANZ President
Cherie van Wensveen | Commercialisation Account Manager, CSIRO & LESANZ Trustee at Large

VENUE: UQ Ventures space, Level 1, Global Change Institute (GCI) building, (building 20), St Lucia, QLD

VENUE MAP (pdf) (Includes marked locations for Building 20, parking and St Lucy’s – please click the image below for a larger map)


KCA Members or LESANZ Members: $565
Non-members: $785

KCA Members
LESANZ Members
Non KCA or LESANZ members

This 1 day training course, will provide you with an understanding of the structuring and content of a licence agreement including the key concepts behind each provision, and why these documents have evolved into the key licencing terms many use today.  LESANZ CLP accredited presenters. KCA ATTP CE points pending, likely 7. Legal practitioners will be eligible for CPD units for their attendance.

The workshop will provide attendees with a framework for understanding a licence agreement based on legal and commercial concepts and real world experience, providing a base for more effective negotiation and drafting of licensing agreements. The workshop will feature interactive sessions, and opportunities to apply knowledge of different concepts to a licensing scenario, individually and in groups.

Who should attend:
– IP and business development managers
– Commercialisation and licensing professionals
– Legal practitioners and patent attorneys
– Senior management, looking to build on their expertise and keep up-to-date with current practices.

This is an intermediate level course: some knowledge of intellectual asset management and basic licensing concepts is assumed.

The course is delivered by experienced licensing practitioners and is tailored for individuals involved in managing IP and intellectual assets, commercialisation professionals, government, research organisations and the legal and advisory professions. Targeted exercises and realistic case studies help to highlight some of the pitfalls as well as offering the opportunity to apply the learning directly. During the course, there will be ample opportunity to relate the principles of IAM to each participant’s work environment.  This course is run by accredited Licensing Executive Society practitioners and it is envisaged will provide the attendees with both CLP and ATTP points (points pending approval).

LESANZ Owned Courseware. Legal practitioners will be eligible for CPD units for their attendance. Certificates of completion will be provided on request.  This workshop is bought to you as a collaboration between LESANZ and KCA.


Thanks to venue host University of Queensland