Lando & Anastasi, LLP (L&A) partner, Nicole A. Palmer spoke on a panel titled “Strategies for translating research to innovation” on Monday, September 18, 2017 at the Symposium on Water Innovation in Massachusetts (SWIM) at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) in Worcester, MA. Since 2012, the annual SWIM conference convenes thought leadership on the outlook for water innovation, highlighting local innovation to answer global needs.
The panel was moderated by Marcus Gay, Executive Director at NEWIN (now merged with NEWEA). The panel discussed the role of the region’s innovation assets and opportunities to accelerate water innovation in Massachusetts. Panelists include leading water innovation strategists, Dr. Judy Girodan at ecosVC; Joe Bush at the Worcester CleanTech Incubator; Katheryn Elmes at MassCEC Water Investment; and Raj Malhotra at InvenTrust. L&A partner, Nicole Palmer will add her experience and perspective on intellectual property strategies and issues in the water and waste treatment areas.
About Lando & Anastasi, LLP
Lando & Anastasi, LLP headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, partners with clients to protect their innovations through effective intellectual property strategies. This partnership complements an emphasis on creative and strategic solutions guided by a solid understanding of each client’s business imperatives. Well versed in a wide range of industries including life sciences, software, energy and green technologies, water and waste treatment, medical devices, chemical and electrical engineering, L&A attorneys counsel clients ranging from individuals to early-stage and venture-backed start-ups to small and large national and global corporations.
About NorthEast Water Innovation Network (NEWIN)
NEWIN was conceived in Massachusetts in 2011, incorporated in January 2014, and since then has been reaching out to New England and beyond to establish best practices in order to accelerate innovation to market. NEWIN supports the needs of approximately 300 member companies in the water-innovation community across the Northeast. Through business networking events, conferences, innovation showcases and a recently launched innovation institute and virtual incubator program, NEWIN supports local innovators accelerate their innovation to market.