Innovation Insights

How to improve communication between R&D and IP [eBook]

Written by Hejab Azam on Feb 20, 2017 4:08:24 PM

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In many organisations, R&D and IP are considered separate departments focusing on different aspects of IP development. R&D focus on rapidly developing technology at the early stages of the innovation process whereas IP is usually involved at a later stage when patent protection is required.

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Topics: Patents, R&D, Collaboration, Corporate Strategy, Intellectual Property, Legal, ebook

Webinar: Patent valuation methodologies for companies and entrepreneurs

Written by Hejab Azam on Feb 6, 2017 3:45:00 PM

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In this webinar, we will be joined by our guest speaker Dr. Dierk-Oliver Kiehne, CEO of InTraCoM. InTraCom specializes in intellectual property rights and innovation management with a focus on valuations of patent utility models, patent families, or entire corporate portfolios. Their customers include large Blue Chip companies, SMEs, M&A agencies, banks, research institutions and tech transfer offices.

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Topics: Growth, Patents, R&D, Corporate Strategy, patent analysis, Competitive Intelligence, Legal, IP Analysis

8 ways to use IP analysis for investment research

Written by Duncan Clark on Nov 15, 2016 1:35:33 PM

Successful market intelligence will leverage all the data that is available in order to provide the most complete picture upon which to base decisions relating to market opportunities and company strategies. One of those sources of information is intellectual property.

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Topics: Growth, Patents, Corporate Strategy, startups

How to speed up your IP analysis with OneClick IP

Written by Joe Bamsey on Nov 11, 2016 11:42:51 AM

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Every company has competitors. Every. Single. Company. Monitoring and tracking those competitors is the responsibility of all company employees, because competitor insight benefits almost every aspect of business strategy. 

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Topics: IP & Innovation, Corporate Strategy, Oneclickip

Spend less time searching with OneClick IP

Written by Kirsty Bell on Nov 8, 2016 1:58:16 PM

IDC data shows that the average knowledge worker now spends 2.5 hours per day (or roughly 30% of their working day) searching for information. In a world where the volume of data available is constantly and exponentially increasing, the ability to find, access, and interrogate that data becomes a key determining factor in how efficiently a company can innovate. This is having serious consequences for businesses as they struggle to effectively make use of the wealth of data available to them.

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Topics: search, R&D, Corporate Strategy, Competitive Intelligence, Trademarks

Coming into focus: setting a company vision

Written by Jeffrey Tiong on Oct 27, 2016 11:12:12 AM

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Jeffrey Tiong

Founder, CEO, PatSnap

The importance of vision

Since last year, there have been many moments where I have found myself wondering about ways to define PatSnap's vision and mission more clearly. It always leads me back to a question that I find myself pondering a lot, namely whether all founders have a clear vision from the day that they founded their company or whether the vision is always a work in progress.

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Topics: Technology, IP & Innovation, Corporate Strategy

Understanding IP Risk Separates the Leaders from the Followers

Written by Joe Bamsey on Sep 16, 2016 1:33:27 PM

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In a recent PatSnap webinar Donal O'Connell, Managing Director of Chawton Innovation services, gave a presentation on IP Risk management. Having a wealth of experience in this area he has helped many enterprise companies identify and mitigate IP risk and therefore has some very valuable insights to offer.

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Topics: PatSnap Webinar, IP & Innovation, Risk Management, IP Risk, Patents, Corporate Strategy