University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

Feb. 8, Special seminar on creative and copyrighted works


Creative and Copyrighted Works:
Protect/Commercialize Your Works & Software

Open only to: Faculty, Researchers, Staff and Graduate Students

Date: Friday, Feb. 8, 2013

Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Lubar room S185

Presenter: Jessica Silvaggi, Ph.D., Licensing Manager, UWM Research Foundation

In this seminar, Dr. Jessica Silvaggi will lead a discussion on creative and copyrightable works, and the laws and rights pertaining to authors of these types of works. She will provide an overview on how to protect your works and the next steps to be taken should an author be interested in exploring commercialization with the UWMRF. The seminar is applicable to authors of any type of copyrightable work such as software, books, artistic works, architecture, movies, music, manuals, and other training materials.


For more information or to request special accommodations, contact Dr. Jessica Silvaggi at (414) 906-4654, or you can email her at

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