IP Bridge Member participated in Open Innovations Forum 2019
In response to the request to dispatch an intellectual property specialist relating to “Year 2019 government subsidy, Russia area trade promotion business, Skolokvo, open innovation forum 2019, Japan session”, Innovation Director, Satoshi Konno, from IP Bridge, Inc. (“IP Bridge”), made a speech on the topic below and participated in discussion.
”How to Increase Corporate Value Dramatically”
It was 8th time to hold Open Innovations Forum 2019 at Skolkovo in Russia (https://openinnovations.ru/en/) and Prime Minister Medvedev also joined the Forum. This Forum was a meaningful opportunity for discussion which involves the various participants including entrepreneurs, scientists, government agency, governmental bodies and students not only from Russia but also from all over the world. Approximately 2,200 participants from 25 countries joined the Forum, and Konno appealed Japanese technology as a representative of Japan to the world. While he felt vitality of open innovation in Russia, he gave a speech on way to utilize the intellectual property such as patents and trade marks in business and how such activities leads to improvement of corporate value. IP Bridge continuously contributes to development of the intellectual property business as an opinion leader of Japan and the world in the field of the intellectual property and innovation.
【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.