ROYAL OAK – Former U.S. Air Force intelligence officer Vito Ciaravino, a Partner Warner Norcross + Judd LLC, guides clients through the patent process by preparing and prosecuting patents in the United States and abroad by working with clients in the procurement, licensing, management and review of patents.


He joins M2 TechCast co-hosts Mike Brennan and Matt Roush on this segment to discuss what tech companies need to know to protect their intellectual property.

In this podcast, Ciaravino talks about his experience as an intelligence officer in the Air Force and how that lead him to Warner.

He also discusses:

  • The parallels between the military and the automotive and tech industries.
  • The new level of collaboration between technology and automotive, especially as new connected and autonomous vehicles are coming to market, and what’s driving these relationships?
  • How the technology is driving the auto industry forward.
  • What advice he can offer to tech looking to play in the auto space.

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