Wednesday 20th January 2021

The Missouri Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at State Fair Community College is offering, a free webinar to help businesses develop strategies to create an intellectual property plan.

Regardless of the size of the business or industry, intellectual property plays a large role in its successful operation. Participants will learn what intellectual property (IP) is, the part it plays in the business and how to determine the different types and values. Examples of IP and how to create an IP strategy are features of the webinar.

The webinar will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 12: 30 p.m. on Thursday, January 14. 2021.

Lisa Lorenzen, PhD, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Technology Advancement at University of Missouri, will be the presenter. MU Extension is the sponsor.

Registration is required to receive the Zoom link to the free webinar. Participants can go to ; select Schedule of Courses link; and locate the SBDC schedule on the webpage to register. People also may contact Kelly Asbury, SBDC director, at or call (660) 596-7350 for assistance.