Technology transfer officer
Dr. Bellemare is a technology transfer officer and patent committee member at Université Laval and the founder of the consulting firm Research Patent Management. He has more than twenty years of experience in technology development in a wide array of environments (VC, startup, public multinational company, academia). His principal expertise is in the management of IP assets, in drafting and negotiating of IP agreements, in IP valuation, and in the management of technological projects. He holds a PhD in electrical engineering from Université Laval. He has two patented inventions and several publications to his credit. He is a Certified Licensing Professional (CLP) and he is deeply involved in the Licensing Executives Society (LES) where he serves as board member of the CLP board, Co-Chairman of the Quebec City Chapter, Faculty for the IP & Licensing Basics course, Chair of the Valuation and Pricing committee and member of the CLP Exam Development and Maintenance committee. He is also the Associate Editor (Americas) of IEEE’s Industrial Electronics Technology Transfer News (IETTN).