Casenet Media Incorporated is located in Acadia University’s Rural Innovation Centre, 4th Floor Patterson Hall, 24 University Avenue, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, B4P 2R6.

FoodByte 2

Matthew Winchester is a computer scientist and CEO of FoodByte. Located in the Annapolis Valley of Atlantic Canada, this company is a technology start-up that has developed an online platform to help food growers and processors navigate the many safety regulations facing their businesses. In this case, Matthew faces the issue of how to best protect the intellectual property underlying their system.

Interviewee

Matthew Winchester

Company

Industry

Business Activity

FoodByte

Food Safety

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

Headquarters

Wolfville

Size

Medium

Employees

Fewer than 25

Less than $1 million

Yearly Revenue

Private Company

Type of Entity

Subject

Management

Level of Difficulty

Medium

How to protect intellectual property.

Teaching Objectives

Keywords

Innovation

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