IP Bridge member gave a speech at “Start-up companies x the intellectual property community event: start-up companies and IP strategy for overseas development” by IP BASE in Osaka
Innovation Director, Satoshi Konno, from IP Bridge, Inc. (“IP Bridge”) joined “start-up companies x the intellectual property community event: start-up companies and IP strategy for overseas development” by IP BASE in Osaka held on September 26, 2019.
This event was held at Osaka Innovation Hub which leads innovation in Kansai area sponsored by Japan Patent Office for start-up companies and intellectual property specialists aiming for global business development to provide tips how to get necessary intellectual property specialists involved to develop the intellectual property strategy for overseas development and to avoid any dispute. This event was also held to provide opportunity for networking with intellectual property specialists which many start-up companies have few chances to get acquainted with.
Not only government officials including Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, but also various parties including global venture companies, investors and patent attorneys joined the event, and Konno gave a speech on key points for global business development based on his experience as an investor and investee and his experience to start a business abroad.
You will find the detailed report about the sessions on that day at the following web page
“Start-up companies and the intellectual property strategy for overseas development”（https://ascii.jp/elem/000/001/992/1992773/）
【About IP Bridge】
At IP Bridge, our focus is on promoting technological innovation and cooperation within Japan and around the world. We have worked with investors worldwide, from 26 major global corporations to the Japanese Government, to establish the first and largest fund in Japan (approximately $300M) aimed at global innovation and IP-related investments. Our mission is to discover, activate and leverage high-quality, under-utilized intellectual property assets to the benefit of a variety of IP owners based in and outside of Japan. Our vision is that these activities will stimulate economic development and a healthy growth of industries worldwide.
We actively engage leading technology companies, small and medium size enterprises (SMEs) and universities to build large and high quality portfolios of 3,500 worldwide patents that are growing. These portfolios are in the fields of wireless communications, semiconductors, video codecs, display technologies, automotive technologies, robotics, home appliances, electric devices, healthcare, environment and energy, food technologies, and medical engineering.
Our world class team includes experienced professionals from IP and corporate management of major technology companies, investment funds, financial institutions, and law firms. We have the global experience and relationships to provide comprehensive IP services, including IP-based business incubation, monetization, licensing and financing to generate revenue and fuel innovation and business expansion, syndicated transactions to remove potential IP risks to our clients, and IP consulting services to build IP strategies, maximize IP value, and best position our clients for success.