Officer – Office of Sponsored Programmes and Research
Lahore University of Management Sciences
-To manage all Intellectual Property (IP) related matters, including patent / /copyright / trademark drafting and filing with IPO (Pakistan), WIPO and IP offices across the world and also to facilitate commercialization of IPR at LUMS.
-To review and draft contracts including but not limited to Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA), teaming agreements and consultancy/ service agreement contracts to be signed by and between LUMS and external stakeholders. Major agreements include Agreement with Harvard Business Publishing Corporation, MOU with Govt. of Khybar Pakhtunkhwa for Impact Challenge, Agreement with National ICT R&D Fund Islamabad for the establishment of Incubation Center at Lahore, Teaming Agreement with BUITEMS, Quettaetc.
- To follow up on opportunities for applied research and explore opportunities for technology transfer and the commercialization of university research (including incubators and research parks).
-To manage and organize IP related events, workshops and seminars.