XJTLU Launches New Academy of Pharmacy in Suzhou China

November 12, 2020

On November 11, the inaugural ceremony of Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) Wisdom Lake Academy of Pharmacy was held, celebrating the cooperation between XJTLU and Suzhou Industrial Park. The project coordinates efforts from government, industry and society to establish a world-class biomedicine innovation ecosystem and medical-industry landmark in Suzhou. Academic Research Led XJTLU Academy of Pharmacy presents a […]

Anya Kreimerzak Joins IPwe as General Counsel and Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer

November 9, 2020

PARIS, November 9, 2020 – IPwe is pleased to announce the appointment of Anya Kreimerzak as General Counsel and its first Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer.  Ms. Kreimerzak will join the company’s executive leadership team and will report directly to IPwe’s CEO, Erich Spangenberg. In the General Counsel role, Ms. Kreimerzak will be responsible for […]

LicenciArte and IPwe Jointly Participate at 2020 Technology Transfer Offices of Mexico Conference

November 8, 2020

LicenciArte and IPwe will deliver IP Technology / Solutions Workshop at this year’s 9° Congreso Red OTT México (Technology Transfer Offices of Mexico Conference) – leading annual congress bringing together the entire innovation ecosystem of Mexico and Latin America. Conference attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a wealth of activities including 15 masterclasses, […]

Under Armour Acquires Health-tech Startup For $150 Million, Attracting Adidas-sized Trouble

November 2, 2020

By Pascal Asselot Published 02 Nov 2020 Background Under Armour, founded by Kevin Plank, started in a Washington basement in 1996. Touting a special fabric to enhance performance and endurance, it established itself as one of the fastest-growing companies in the sportswear business. With a mix of media attention, strategic partnership and strong revenue records, […]

Daimler’s Multi-Billion Dollar Patent Roadblock Over Connected Cars

November 2, 2020

By Jonas BlockPublished 02 Nov 2020 Background Over the last decade, the automotive industry has quickly built connectivity in cars, introducing GPS-based navigation systems in 2003, Bluetooth functionality in 2006, Wi-fi and 4G between 2008-2012 and streaming services in 2014. While the “smartphone patent wars” peaked during this period, the automotive industry was left unharmed […]

How NOT to Manage IP Risk – Quibi and the $1.75 Billion IP Blunder

November 1, 2020

By Erich Spangenberg Published 02 Nov 2020 Background In 2018, two of the most admired and experienced executives in tech and content, Meg Whitman and Jeff Katzenberg, teamed up to launch “QuickBite” – later shortened to Quibi. Quibi is a “new” model where short form high quality content is delivered to your mobile device— similar […]

IPwe Selected for “Canal Elite” Talent Program to Bolster Hangzhou Innovative Ecosystem

October 20, 2020

October 19, 2020: IPwe has been selected for Hangzhou’s “Canal Elite” Talent Program, ranking #2 of over 30 overseas applicants, and set to accelerate technology development and augment government backed initiatives in the region. The collaboration centers around the Hangzhou International Talents Entrepreneurship and Innovation Park (HITEIP) – foremost international entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystem established in China. […]

Connect Bogotá Región Partners with IPwe to accelerate patent licensing for its members

October 20, 2020

On September 8 of this year, Connect Bogotá Región entered into partnership with IPwe to drive the prominent organization’s lofty goal to make the Bogotá (Colombia) the most innovative region in Latin America. The collaboration, brokered by LicenciArte, will increase patenting velocity and boost commercialization of the best technologies from the Latin America region’s Universities […]