Intellectual property (IP) refers to creations of the mind: inventions, literary and artistic works, and symbols, names, images, and designs used in commerce.
Creativity is the Creation of the Mind. Creativity is the ability to think, come up with new idea, design new inventions, produce works of art, solve problems in new ways or develop a new idea based on an original knowledge, novel or unconventional approach.
Insights of the Workshop:
· Introduction to Intellectual Property
· Types of Patents
· Patent Class Searching
· Types of Patent Searching
· Various Databases of Patent Searching
· ( EPO,USPTO, IPO, WIPO)
Introduction to Patent Searching for Indian & Foreign Patents
Use of online tools of Espacenet WIPO and USPTO. Also includes searching for other types of patent literature and more practice with the new Cooperative Patent Classification (CPC).
Importance of Patent Searching Classes
Holistic view of online patent resources for Market Entry Strategy and Product Launch in India.
II. Case Studies and Projects in India:
Start-up Ecosystem in India: Identifying GENIUS Budding Entrepreneurs, Mentors, Angel Investors, VCs for Start-up in India
From Grassroots Innovation Level to scalable $$$$ businesses TCIS & Research and development centre at Jain Institute of Technology, India Centre for Excellence has provided budding and genius entrepreneurs with the business setup for doing business in India. The Start-up ecosystem at TCIS, India is a pool of Mentors, Angel Investors, Venture Capitalists and Strategic Support Services needed by budding entrepreneurs in India to test ideas, tweak business plans and to move pilot projects into scalable $$$$ businesses.
Ideation: Identifying innovative products / processes for filing patents.
Launch Pad: Preparing ELEVATOR PITCH and BUSINESS PLAN model.
Funding: Facilitating the process of finding RIGHT VCs Globally
Valuation of Technical Know-How
Executing Intelligent Business Idea is the need of the hour. Funding ecosystem is prevalent in India. However identifying important patent, brands, copyrights, trade secrets and technical know how’s of the founders is the need of the hour. We identify GENIUS entrepreneurs, and we strive to encourage budding entrepreneurs through mentoring sessions.
III. Vision for WSIS:
IPRs are instruments of public policy to confer economic privileges on individuals or institutions for the purposes of contributing to the greater public good. The privilege is a means to an end, not an end in itself. Institutions working for the public good. Authoritative and ethical stewardship of Intellectual property is at the core of partnerships and will become increasingly important in the management of the knowledge commons. With the unprecedented advent of Computers and the Internet and growing popularity of E-commerce, the Intellectual property rights have gained tremendous significance. All these concepts in an umbrella lead positively for the sustainable development goals.