Advancing Intellectual Property Education in Technical Universities with the IPEDU Project

2023-09-19

Advancing Intellectual Property Education in Technical Universities with the IPEDU Project

Delve into IPEDU, an Erasmus+ endeavor dedicated to elevating Intellectual Property education within technical universities.

Power Your Business with the SME Fund 2023 Edition

2023-09-11

Power Your Business with the SME Fund 2023 Edition

Find out how the SME Fund can boost your business with financial support for your IPR. 

IP in agricultural biotechnology: balancing innovation and access

2023-08-31

IP in agricultural biotechnology: balancing innovation and access

This article explores the relationship between intellectual property and agricultural biotechnology, access to technology and the broader implications for global food security.

Designing circular cities for a sustainable future

2023-08-23

Designing circular cities for a sustainable future

Discover the future of urban living with circular cities! Imagine cities where waste becomes a thing of the past, and resources flow in efficient loops. With circular design principles, cities are transforming into resilient, green, and thriving hubs. Join the movement towards a sustainable tomorrow!

IPR Learning Lab – Third IPR4SC webinar

2023-08-15

IPR Learning Lab – Third IPR4SC webinar

Are you ready to conquer the world of Intellectual Property? The IPR4SC invites you to an exclusive webinar unveiling the ultimate IP tool - 'The IP Monitor'! Get ready to navigate the intricacies of IP and supercharge your innovation game.

Project dissemination by Faculty of Information Studies In Novo Mesto

2023-08-08

Project dissemination by Faculty of Information Studies In Novo Mesto

Our project was presented on May 13, 2023 in Skopje by Faculty Of Information Studies In Novo Mesto.

European Week of Regions and Cities – Register now!

2023-08-03

European Week of Regions and Cities – Register now!

See you in the Agora Village at #EURegionsWeek! Come & meet our project at the exhibition stand on 10th October!

An unexpected compass in the sea of Circular Economy

2023-07-17

An unexpected compass in the sea of Circular Economy

Patent analytics constitutes a powerful yet underrated tool that can foster Circular Economy practices. Let’s see its potential with a case study.

It’s almost holiday time: here’s some summer IP news for you

2023-07-10

It’s almost holiday time: here’s some summer IP news for you

We often hear intellectual property is all around us, and that we live in the world of IPR. Did you know that IP protected inventions are surrounding us also during summer?

Project dissemination event by Education centre Geoss

2023-07-06

Project dissemination event by Education centre Geoss

Project dissemination took place on 10th June by IC Geoss.

Project dissemination event by Pannon Business Network Association

2023-07-04

Project dissemination event by Pannon Business Network Association

Project dissemination event took place on 17 May 2023.

Upcoming events focusing on Intellectual Property Rights and Circular Economy

2023-06-29

Upcoming events focusing on Intellectual Property Rights and Circular Economy

European events shine a spotlight on Intellectual Property Rights and the Circular Economy. Explore the latest trends and strategies at the EPO Patent Information Conference, ECTA 41st Annual Conference, Nonwovens for Society: EDANA Sustainability Forum, and Sustainable Brands Madrid.
Join experts, gain insights, and drive innovation in these critical fields!

Project dissemination event organized by Link Campus University

2023-06-21

Project dissemination event organized by Link Campus University

Intellectual property rights as a tool to implement the transition to an increasingly circular and sustainable economy. A project dissemination event took place on 23 May 2023.

IPR in Croatia – state of the art

2023-06-15

IPR in Croatia – state of the art

IPR4SC project is contributing to development of the skills in intellectual property rights for achieving sustainability and circularity in consortia countries. Let’s check out the current state of the art when it comes to IPR index in Croatia!

The fourth newsletter of the IPR4SC project

2023-06-13

The fourth newsletter of the IPR4SC project

The quarterly newsletter is available now. Happy 1 year Anniversary IPR4SC project! 

Revised monitoring framework for CE, and another rethink

2023-06-08

Revised monitoring framework for CE, and another rethink

We at IPR4SC are passionate about IP, Circular economy and sustainability, and data. Because of this, we are always happy when there are new developments in the cross-section of all three. In this line, Eurostat recently published its revision of the monitoring framework for circular economy. What does it bring?

Introducing IP Monitor: Your Ultimate Resource for Intellectual Property

2023-05-31

Introducing IP Monitor: Your Ultimate Resource for Intellectual Property

As we approach the highly anticipated launch of the IP Monitor at the beginning of September, we invite you to participate in the pilot testing phase in July and August to provide feedback and help us optimize the platform.

IPR, Sustainability and Training – Who? What? and How?

2023-05-30

IPR, Sustainability and Training – Who? What? and How?

On the 24th of May, the IPR4SC team organized its second Webinar in the format of a Round Table, entitled “IPR, Sustainability and Training – Who? What? and How?

Idea fair platform - support for business ideas

2023-05-22

Idea fair platform - support for business ideas

A platform for displaying a business idea, highlighting the area where the entrepreneur/start-up needs support.

World Intellectual Property Day celebrates women innovators, creators and entrepreneurs

2023-05-11

World Intellectual Property Day celebrates women innovators, creators and entrepreneurs

On 26 April, the member countries of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO), including Slovenia, mark World Intellectual Property Day. On this day, a campaign is launched to raise public awareness about intellectual property and its role in fostering innovation and creativity.

IPR types in simple terms. Beyond patents.

2023-05-04

IPR types in simple terms. Beyond patents.

Various procedures and mechanisms may be used by companies to protect their intellectual property. We already introduced patents, let’s see together the other IPR types.

The latest figures and patenting trends of EPO are out!

2023-04-18

The latest figures and patenting trends of EPO are out!

Did you know? 2022 saw the largest number of European patent applications ever filed with the EPO. The report can also give interesting insights into sustainable and circular innovation.

IP and AI the ChatGPT case and the recent decision of the Italian Privacy Guarantor

2023-04-14

IP and AI the ChatGPT case and the recent decision of the Italian Privacy Guarantor

The increasingly widespread use of ChatGPT raises questions regarding intellectual property rights and the privacy and confidentiality implications for users.

From Play to Reflection in Green: Building the course on I2P4Green

2023-04-11

From Play to Reflection in Green: Building the course on I2P4Green

Within the IPR4SC project we are preparing new educational offers in the intersection of intellectual property (IP) and circularity/sustainability, including the I2P4Green course.

Winnie-the-Pooh and property rights

2023-04-06

Winnie-the-Pooh and property rights

On April 2, we celebrated International Children's Book Day. This inspired us to find out if it is possible to legally protect a hungry bear.

IPR Learning Lab – Second IPR4SC webinar

2023-04-03

IPR Learning Lab – Second IPR4SC webinar

Join us on 24th May 2023. 

ChatGPT: The first AI scientific author in human history

2023-03-21

ChatGPT: The first AI scientific author in human history

Elsevier has recently made history by listing the popular state-of-the-art AI-fueled language model ChatGPT, as a journal author. What does this mean for Intellectual Property as we know it?
 

Strategic paths through patents data

2023-03-10

Strategic paths through patents data

How much information can be retrieved from patents? What can patents be used for? When and why would a company be interested in intellectual property?

The third newsletter of the IPR4SC project

2023-03-06

The third newsletter of the IPR4SC project

The quarterly newsletter is available now.

World Intellectual Property Day 2023 - Video Competition

2023-03-03

World Intellectual Property Day 2023 - Video Competition

The World Intellectual Property Organization has announced an award-winning video competition inviting you to present your idea of ​​how an inclusive innovation ecosystem can foster women's creativity and innovation.

Project meeting in Rome, Italy

2023-03-01

Project meeting in Rome, Italy

The aim of the meeting was to discuss the WPs for developing the IP Monitor and I2P4Green courses.

AI - creator in terms of intellectual property rights?

2023-02-10

AI - creator in terms of intellectual property rights?

Is it possible for artificial intelligence to be the creator of IP in the sense of intellectual property rights? AI tools are now also named as co-authors on scientific articles. Yet, they do not seem to have the capacity to be inventors of patents.

Connecting Intellectual Property and Circular Economy: a guide to EU Funding Programs

2023-02-06

Connecting Intellectual Property and Circular Economy: a guide to EU Funding Programs

The European Union supports the protection of intellectual property rights and the circular economy through several financing grants and programs. Let’s discover them!

 

IPR Learning Lab – First IPR4SC webinar

2023-02-01

IPR Learning Lab – First IPR4SC webinar

The first webinar was organized on 26th January 2023.

Social media and IP Rights infringement

2023-01-31

Social media and IP Rights infringement

The recent report published by EUIPO show the risks of potential violations of intellectual property rights related to the use of social media.

Work on IP Monitor has started!

2023-01-27

Work on IP Monitor has started!

We have started designing the web portal of the IPR4SC project. Would you like to know when it will be available?

Beating the Murphy’s law in IP and circular economy

2023-01-17

Beating the Murphy’s law in IP and circular economy

Murphy's First Law is telling us that “anything that can go wrong will go wrong”. A recent paper by University of Cambridge researchers highlights some relevant challenges in the IP/CE nexus. 

IPR Learning Lab – First IPR4SC webinar

2023-01-12

IPR Learning Lab – First IPR4SC webinar

Join us on 26th January 2023. 

Redefining IP rights in the world of NFTs and AI

2023-01-06

Redefining IP rights in the world of NFTs and AI

NFTs bring notions of uniqueness and rarity into the digital world. On first reading, this allows for effective IP in the metaverse… Or not?

The IPR4SC Survey Results and the Analysis of Needs and Skills

2023-01-05

The IPR4SC Survey Results and the Analysis of Needs and Skills

The survey revealed the situation of IPR utilization. There is a genuine lack of skills and motivation to integrate IP-based solutions into innovation practices.

Lead
partner

Tamara Besednjak Valič

Faculty Of Information Studies In Novo Mesto

e-mail: tamara.valic@fis.unm.si

Communication
leader

Virág Szuák

Pannon Business Network Association

e-mail: virag.szuak@pbn.hu