MCM IIC holds awareness session on IPRs in the chemical industry
The Voice of Chandigarh News:
Institution Innovation Council (IIC) of Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women organised an online awareness session on ‘Innovation and IPRs in Chemical Industry’. The resource person for this enlightening session was Manish Sharma, Senior Manager, Winsome IP Solutions. Over 190 students and faculty members attended the event that was an endeavour to acquaint the participants with various challenges associated with intellectual property rights and information regarding patents. Mr. Sharma highlighted the importance of patents for the industry, with special reference to the chemical industry. He also educated the participants about the process of filing a patent, the FTF system, possible challenges and means of protecting a patent. The participants found the session very interesting and informative.
Principal Dr Nisha Bhargava lauded the initiatives of the college’s IIC that endeavour to promote a systematic culture of innovation and entrepreneurship among students. She added that such awareness sessions are imperative for cultivating aptitude for innovation and entrepreneurship among students, thereby aiding in the realisation of the dream of ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’.