Licensing Executives Society International, Inc. (LESI)

Founded in 1972, the mission of the LESI is to function as a non-profit professional organization supporting LES member societies in: setting and maintaining global professional standards for licensing executives; facilitating professional networking between members of LES societies; providing quality educational content for member societies; and serving as liaison between leading global organizations and policy forums concerning the significance and importance of licensing and other transfer of technology and intellectual property rights. LESI represents more than 12,000 individual members in over 90 countries. Visit for more information.

The next annual meeting of LESI will take place June 5-8, 2011 in London. The focus of the meeting is “Licensing in the 21st Century–Better, Faster, Smarter.”