History of sustained mentoring and community activities over a period of 6 months or more.
Contribution to IBMs patent portfolio, with a minimum or 4 patent filings.
Recent intellectual property activity including one patent filing and one patent review in the last 30 months.
At least 2 references, including one from a sponsor and one from a mentee.
Patent issues, supplemental awards and other services considered but not required.
Be an employee of IBM UK