Jeffrey Orser

Jeffrey Orser

Director, Services to Business, Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO)

Jeffrey Orser is the Director of Services to Business at the Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO), a special operating agency that is part of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada.  He is currently responsible for CIPO’s Intellectual Property Awareness and Education Program overseeing business development and partnerships as well as the development of tools and resources that enable businesses and entrepreneurs to learn and strategical leverage intellectual property.

A CIPO employee since 2003, he has occupied numerous positions within the Patent, Trademarks, and Business Services Branches including: Electrical Patent Examiner; Senior Patent Examiner; Patent Section Head; Deputy Director of Trademarks Examination, and Manager for Sectoral Business Development.  Prior to joining CIPO, he worked as an Integrated Circuit Designer for a start-up that built rule-based network classification semiconductor devices.

Jeffrey holds a Bachelor’s of Applied Science (Electrical Engineering) from the University of Ottawa.



Sessions with this Speaker

Workshop: Why Intellectual Property Matters and How your Cleantech Company can Benefit from it

Is your company developing or interested in developing products or innovations that help protect our environment? Are you looking for insights into the intellectual property (IP) landscape for the clean-tech sector? Are you planning on or currently exporting to international markets? This workshop will outline what to consider when developing an IP strategy with a […]

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Jeffrey Orser Director, Services to Business, Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO)
Peter Oksen Senior Program Officer, WIPO GREEN