The Directorate of Research and Innovation (DRI), Nirma University, invited Ms Gopi Trivedi, a patent attorney and a Senior Partner of YJ Trivedi & Co to deliver a talk on ‘Essentials of Patent Drafting’ on February 29, 2020. The rationale of the talk is to increase the awareness about patent filing and its process amongst the faculty members of all the constituent institutes of Nirma University. Ms Trivedi explained the holistic view of patent filing and the process involved. She also discussed the advantages of patents in the current era of research and innovation. In addition to that, she narrated about the current scenario of patent filing in India and aboard.
All Head of the Institutions, Head of the Departments, Deans, and more than 150 faculty members from various constituent institutes of Nirma University were present in this presentation. Ms Trivedi, interacted with the faculty members and motivated faculty members to file more patents. The session ended with an interactive question-answer session.