Promote Technology Adoption and Increase Commercial Opportunities
IPwe’s Smart Pools are designed to give technology leaders the ability to monetize the emerging portions of their patent portfolio through blockchain-enabled patent pools that give innovators the freedom to innovate with access to the newest technologies.
Current Smart Pools
IPwe’s Smart Pools are designed for technology leaders — Founders — and companies that want freedom to innovate — Members
Companies that want not only the Freedom to Innovate, but also to shorten their innovation-to-product cycles in emerging technology areas
- Enhance your IP profile
- Mitigate risk
- Build on fundamental technology
- Pay an extremely low annual fee based on revenue
Technology leaders that enable the adoption of emerging technologies by contributing the rights to license their patents—without granting ownership
- Monetize patents in your portfolio
- Get a fair return on your IP investment
- Unlock new revenue streams at no additional cost
Why Our Members
We are thrilled to be a part of this initiative by IPwe to enable SMEs to democratize access to innovations through the power of blockchain technology
We are thrilled to be working with IPwe to enable ePlay Digital to protect, democratize, manage risk, and innovate our sports and entertainment worlds with advanced metaverse, web3, and blockchain technologies
We are grateful and excited to be part of IPwe’s Blockchain Smart Pool. We believe that this initiative provides the necessary elements for growth and adoption in the blockchain space through the coopetition of all stakeholders involved
Why Our Founders
Widespread adoption of a standard is only possible with the involvement and commitment of standards bodies, industry partners, manufacturers and intellectual property rights holders. Based on several relevant patents, the Digital Link Smart Pool offers a unique framework in the field of interactive packaging – not only granting the freedom to operate but also offering defensive benefits to protect brand owners
The LiDAR Smart Pool is a tremendous opportunity for innovative companies like skanSense. The process was simple and the first contact with IPwe to launch took less than two weeks. I will be working closely with the IPwe team to select key players In the LiDAR ecosystem, such as SMEs and larger innovators, and engage them in the Smart Pool as Founders and Members. LiDAR technology is entering a critical phase of adoption with applications in multiple industries and I look forward to leading this effort
We are elated to become a Founder of IPwe’s Digital Link Smart Pool. This new venture, using our most relevant patents, together with MOBILEAD, will facilitate access to the brand ecosystem, enabling SMEs and enterprises to secure QR Code reading with the most efficient digital technology from ATT
Frequently Asked Questions
No, IPwe is unique in this respect. For instance, IPwe’s Smart Pools allow Founders to take their patents with them if they decide to leave the Pool. In sum, there is no risk to the Founders.
No, the licenses to patents are provided by the Founders only. There is a thorough screening prior to this to ensure all patents contributed are of high quality.
Certainly, you may. As a result, your business can maintain Freedom to Innovate. In addition, you also can leverage the patent licenses to expand and develop your own offerings.
Certainly, our platform provides a community section to view and connect with other innovators in your space. By doing so, we encourage collaboration and growth through our platform
Our advanced artificial intelligence automatically searches through your required needs and matches them with relevant patent claims
Each patent on our platform is tokenized as an IPwe Digital Asset to streamline the licensing process, cutting costs and time for all parties involved
Open-source technology often has built-in additional features from third-party developers that are patentable. So, accessing patent licenses by joining a Smart Pool is often still relevant and necessary for businesses.
IPwe's Smart Pools have been designed to be simple and hassle-free. Hence, we provide a blanket license to all patents available- taking away the need for additional licensing costs or hidden fees
No, we want our early adopters to understand the value of our platform without the pressure of committing to fees further down the line.
IPwe's mission is to promote and encourage innovation with cutting-edge technologies so business leaders can better manage intangible assets. Therefore, we do not require exclusivity from other patent pools. In fact, we provide the best means to promote innovation and will not set out further obstacles with an exclusivity requirement.