IP Innovation Webinar Series, Session 2
Innovation Strategies in the Chemical Industry
In this webinar session, McDonald Hopkins Intellectual Property attorney Scott Slaby will lead a discussion with chemical company leaders from Momentive Technologies and ChemQuest, to examine how they have adjusted to the challenges presented during the COVID pandemic and how they have approached innovation during these uncertain times. Scott has extensive experience in the chemical industry, regularly assisting chemical, biochemical, and mechanical arts clients in domestic and foreign patent preparation and procurement, as well as preparing legal opinions regarding patentability, validity, and right to market.
Jeff Barlow, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at Momentive Technologies. Jeff is an accomplished C-suite executive with 18 years of experience working with companies serving a variety of end markets and has extensive experience and understanding of conducting business across borders and building effective teams despite language and cultural differences. Full bio
Dr. Victoria Scarborough, Vice President of Collaborative Innovation at ChemQuest. Dr. Scarborough is renowned worldwide as an R&D leader and subject matter expert for the commercialization of in-demand new technology that leverages open innovation. Full bio
Edye Fox Abrams, Vice President of Business Development at ChemQuest. Edye builds on ChemQuest’s four pillars of value chain services: strategic consulting; technology and development; mergers, acquisitions and divestiture; and commercial and operational efficiencies. Full bio