The Licensing Executives Society (LESI) was founded in 1965. It is a non profit association comprised of professional and educational society of individuals formed to encourage high standards, expertise and ethics in the business of licensing, transferring technology and other intellectual property rights.
LESI also provides governments, academics, business communities and professional bodies aware of the benefits of licensing and thus enhances the business of licensing.
Licensing Executives Society (U.S.A. and Canada), Inc. is a member society of LESI.
LESI membership is open to licensing practitioners, academicians, lawyers and consultants from industry, university, public bodies and professional firms.
LESI assists its members to improve knowledge, skill and techniques by creating opportunities for networking between members, exchange of ideas related to all fields of licensing; sponsoring and providing educational activities, publishing articles, reports, statistics and other materials; and conducting special studies.
Licensing Executives Society
1800 Diagonal Road
Alexandria, VA 22314