Lawrence Husick

Princeton Committee of FPRI

The Geopolitics of U.S. Patent Law

March 30, 2017 | 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm | Center for the Study of Terrorism

About the Event

In this talk, FPRI’s resident technology geek, Lawrence Husick, will examine the history of U.S. patent law, how it contributed to America’s technological edge, and how the recent erosion of patent law places that that technological edge in jeopardy. He will conclude with a discussion of the implications for America’s geopolitical position in the world. 

Lawrence HusickHusick is Co-Chairman of the Foreign Policy Research Institute’s Center for the Study of Terrorism where he concentrates on the study of terrorist tactics and counterterrorism strategies, with a particular focus on technology leverage as a defining characteristic of the modern terrorist. He is also co-director of the FPRI Wachman Center’s Program on Teaching Innovation and a faculty member at the Whiting Graduate School of Engineering and the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences Graduate Biotechnology Program of the Johns Hopkins University.


 


Venue

Present Day Club

72 Stockton Street
Princeton. NJ. US. 08540


Registration

Entire series (6 programs annually is free for FPRI Members at the $250 level and above. 

Register for this event.

For more information, contact Rachel Hemler at rhemler@fpri.org or at 215-732-3774 ext. 112. 


Speakers

Lawrence Husick

Lawrence Husick - Lawrence Husick is Co-Chairman of the Foreign Policy Research Institute’s Center for the Study of Terrorism. He is also co-director of the FPRI Wachman Center’s Program on Teaching Innovation and a faculty member at the Whiting Graduate School of Engineering and the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences Graduate Biotechnology Program of the Johns Hopkins University.