Lt. Governor Dan Forest’s Blockchain Initiative to host free webinar on Tuesday, March 24th at 10AM

Raleigh, NC

North Carolina Blockchain Initiative Webinar Series
IdeaBlock: Defending IP with Blockchain

Tuesday, March 24th 2020 10:00-10:45 AM

A Presentation by Eli Sheets
Chief Executive Officer, IdeaBlock

Eli is a seasoned patent attorney and entrepreneur with over a decade of experience in the intellectual property world. He is the CEO of IdeaBlock, a legal tech startup that leverages blockchain technology to protect user ideas instantly and forever. He has written more than 500 patent applications for inventions in the wireless communications field alone and has prosecuted even more. Before practicing IP law, Eli studied electrical and computer engineering at MIT and UW-Madison and began his professional career as a patent examiner at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Register for the Webinar here. This free webinar is available to all interested individuals and we welcome sharing of the invitation.

What is the North Carolina Blockchain Initiative?

The North Carolina Blockchain Initiative (NCBI) was formed on July 2nd 2019, under the supervision of the Office of the Lieutenant Governor of North Carolina, Dan Forest. A strategic component of NCBI is to study, examine, and evaluate the unique attributes and use-cases of blockchain technology, virtual assets, smart contracts and digital tokens with an ultimate goal of promoting opportunities for economic growth, cost efficiencies and strengthening North Carolina as a leader in technological innovation.