Ilja Bedner joins LOT with over thirteen years of experience in the intellectual property industry. Ilja was previously at Technicolor, Intellectual Ventures, and Hewlett-Packard. At Technicolor, Ilja was a VP of licensing where he built licensing programs and engaged in patent licensing discussions. At Intellectual Ventures, Ilja was the Managing Director of Strategic Investors Relations where he focused entirely on the needs of strategic investors, licensees, and customers. At Hewlett-Packard, Ilja was the CTO and founding member of HP’s IP Licensing department.
Additionally , Ilja has worked on a broad range of embedded software, Internet software, and Internet Infrastructure activities as software developer, technical lead, chief architect, researcher, manager, solutions director, and chief technologist.
Ilja earned his Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science at the University of California, Berkeley.