Join us at 15:00 Central European Time on Weds 19th January for a discussion with Marcus "Esports" Howard on "NFTs and Esports".

Image: Marcus Howard

Marcus has 14 consecutive years of strategic/tactical experience with building startups in various industries, including gaming, news media and restaurants. He specialises in identifying exponential growth opportunities and converging trends in consumer markets. 

In this webinar, Marcus will discuss NFTs and Esports, from his perspective as a lifelong gamer, blockchain enthusiast, and with a specialism in making esports profitable.  


This is part of our new webinar and podcast series "FICPI Focus 45".

CPD/CLE certificates are available for this event.

Online networking and further discussion will be available for 30 minutes directly after the event, using the Wonder platform, details of which will be provided during the webinar. 

FICPI's webinar host:

Louis-Pierre Gravelle -- Partner at Bereskin & Parr in Canada and Vice President of FICPI's Professional Excellence Committee

Louis-Pierre Gravelle of Bereskin & Parr specialises in the drafting and prosecution of patent applications and providing patentability, validity, infringement and right to manufacture opinions in the fields of electricity, telecommunications, mechanical and information technology. He is a registered patent agent in Canada and in the United States (1998).

Louis-Pierre is involved in due diligence matters and managing patent portfolios. He is also involved in strategic counselling for start-ups, small, medium and large-sized businesses.

A member of the Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC) and the Canadian Bar Association (CBA), Louis-Pierre was called to the Québec Bar in 1995. He is also a member of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec (OIQ). Louis-Pierre Gravelle is past-chair of the Intellectual Property Section of the Canadian Bar Association (CBA) and past co-president of the Joint Liaison Committee – Patents between the Patent office and IPIC. He is a Councillor for FICPI Canada.

He is listed in the IAM Patents 1000, and has been since 2012. Louis-Pierre is often called upon to speak on a variety of IP-related topics, at local and international conferences and events.


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