Ocean Tomo Managing Director, Gregory Campanella, JD, MBA, has been selected as one of the mentors of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Global Awards program.
The Global Awards program takes root in WIPO’s mission to ensure a world where intellectual property rights support innovation and creativity from anywhere, for the good of everyone. These independent, jury-selected awards recognize and support those whose skills contribute to progress and improve people’s lives.
Winners receive a personalized mentorship program to help them to use IP for business growth, as well as other forms of support and sponsorship to facilitate their access to funding and business growth. The 2022 WIPO Global Award Winners are Hydraloop, Lucence, Raycan, SHYLON, and Splink.
Hydraloop is a multi-award-winning venture that designs and produces decentralized, consumer-friendly, IoT-connected, compact and scalable greywater recycling products for residential and commercial real estate, reducing water consumption by up to 45 percent. Hydraloop has a global partner network of more than 120 partners in 50+ countries. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Hydraloop has offices in the United States and Middle East, as well as representatives in Canada and Australia.
Lucence is a precision oncology company committed to bringing clarity to cancer care. Lucence makes ultrasensitive liquid biopsy tests to provide doctors and their patients life-changing information to enable earlier detection and effective treatment. Headquartered in Palo Alto, Lucence supplies personalized cancer care services through twin CLIA-licensed laboratories in the United States and Singapore.
Founded in 2009, RAYCAN Technology Co., Ltd. (Suzhou) specializes in the development and production of radiation detection and imaging equipment. Armed with new digital sampling technology based on independent research and development, RAYCAN became the leader of all-digital radiation detection and imaging technology. The company has applied for and obtained over a hundred patents in the United States, Germany, Japan, and other countries.
Founded in 2010 in Shanghai, SHYLON is professional in architectural lighting, using totally LED technology, dedicated to the design, production and marketing in outdoor lighting. SHYLON condenses the strategic advantages of “One Brand, Global Market, Superhigh Optical Architecture, Zoomneo Color Algorithm, Anecast Laser Projection ” and is identified as “Technologically Advanced Small and Medium-sized Enterprises of 2021″ by Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.
Splink Inc. is developing AI software to help not only the sick but healthy individuals by assisting medical doctors with diagnosis of early dementia and other neurodegenerative diseases in conjunction with data and field experts. It provides with hospitals, medical AI products, such as “Brain Life Imaging” for brain checkup and “Braineer” for neurologists.
Gregory Campanella is responsible for leading the Management Services Group and is the Managing Director in the Valuation practice of Ocean Tomo, a part of J.S. Held. Mr. Campanella’s work has focused on valuations of intangible, intellectual property for acquisitions and divestitures, bankruptcy and restructuring, establishment of monetization strategies including licensing, mergers and joint venture/partnership formations, litigation support, and financial reporting and tax matters.