Lisa Cohen

Director Public Education
IP Australia
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Lisa Cohen is the Director of IP Australia’s outreach, engagement and education function. Lisa drives strategic external engagement initiatives to educate and empower Australian businesses, particularly SMEs, on intellectual property (IP) rights. With a keen focus on collaboration and value add, Lisa establishes and nurtures productive partnerships across government, industry and academia to maximise the impact and reach of outreach programs. Lisa combines strategic foresight with operational excellence to advance the agency’s mission of fostering innovation and economic growth through uplifted capability in IP knowledge.

Prior to working at IP Australia Lisa held roles in small and large Australian and multi-national organisations working in marketing, business development and relationship management in IT, FMCG and HR consultancy.

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[Wed 29th May]

10:15

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11:00

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