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Speaker: Jerome Hewlett
Company Name: Intellectual Ventures
Position: Vice President, Head of Asia Business Development, Leader of Technology Incubator and Technology Commercialization of Intellectual Ventures
Speech Topic: <Start up from an IP portfolio> - IV case studies on how to turn quality IP into a start up with big market prospects
Resume: Jerome Hewlett is a respected senior leader, advisor and operating executive with over 30 years of creating and executing strategic business plans domestically and internationally. With his innovative approach, broad strategic, commercial, operational, cultural and financial experience he has collaborated with partners globally to transform businesses. Jerome is a trusted advisor to startup companies and sits on numerous boards. Jerome has proven experience in building and leading global teams to create new revenue stream while supporting real time transactions and implement policies to ensure compliance with domestic and international laws. He has reduced millions of dollars of expenses through contract negotiations, technology implementations, operational efficiencies and process re-engineering. Jerome is a coach and mentor committed to identifying, selecting, developing and retaining top talent and building high performing teams. He is best known as a trusted advisor and respected leader. Jerome is the Head of Asia Business Development and Vice President of Operations for Intellectual Ventures and is the operating executive for Invention Science Fund (ISF). Jerome manages the fund’s infrastructure, process, technology and plays a lead role in business development and client relations. He has more than 25 years of experience as a leader in financial operations. tional trade issues, including patent reform legislation and proposals to amend Section 337.