August 27, 2020
Fitch Even partner Thomas F. Lebens will be a featured speaker during the 2020 Embedded Vision Summit, taking place online September 15–25, 2020.
Tom’s presentation, “Can You Patent Your AI-Based Invention?,” will provide an update on the latest developments in software patentability and will help attendees understand how to best protect AI-based vision and embedded vision inventions. This session is scheduled for September 17 at 1:30 pm PDT.
For more information on the conference and to register, please visit the Embedded Vision Summit website.
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