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Oslo, Norway
Katapult Future Fest 2022
The festival challenges investors, start-ups and thought-leaders to collaborate and take action towards reaching and transcending the UN sustainable development goals. Stay tuned for more information!
Hybrid, Paris, France
ChangeNOW summit
We need change. Are you ready to lead it? ChangeNOW is the world’s largest event for the planet.
The importance of intellectual property for your business in Poland
This online event is organised by the EUIPO in collaboration with the Polish IP Office.
Hybrid, Stockholm, Sweden
EIT Health Summit 2022
Are you a health care leader, innovator, thinker, or entrepreneur? Are you all of the above? Maybe you are just plain interested in keeping your finger on the pulse?
EU Webinar: IP Management in ICT projects
This EU webinar is offered by the European IP Helpdesk.
Vienna, Austria
Startup World Cup Austria
Are you ready for the largest start-up pitch competition in the world?
Paris, France
4th Edition of the Innovation & IP Forum and Awards (INIFA)
This event is dedicated to challenges and opportunities worldwide in patent, trade mark, IT, intellectual property (IP) litigation and other related rights.
EU - Webinar: Effective IP and outreach strategies help increase the impact of research and innovation
This EU webinar is offered by the European IP Helpdesk.
Hybrid, Alicante, Spain
EFAA international conference 2022
Discover more about mall and medium-sized practices (SMPs) for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) clients in key areas by joining this event.
The importance of intellectual property for your business in France
This online event is organised by the EUIPO in collaboration with the French IP Office.
Patent protection for EU funding beneficiaries - Green technologies
This EU webinar is offered by the European Patent Office (EPO) and the European IP Helpdesk.
EU webinar: IP commercialisation and licensing - Advanced
Intellectual property (IP) can be transferred or licensed, offered to enter into cooperation agreements or contributed as capital in a joint venture. Protecting and managing IP through well-drafted agreements is key for business success.
May 16, 2022Entrepreneurship
Mind4Machines provides direct financial support to manufacturing SMEs for a digital and green transformation
New financial initiative for EU manufacturing SMEs: Deadline application June 27, 2022.
May 13, 2022Entrepreneurship
EU Commission boosts Horizon Europe budget to support green, health and digital innovations and displaced researchers of Ukraine
EU Commission initiative to support displaced researchers of Ukraine.
May 06, 2022Benefits of IP
EU Commission prepares new regulation on GIs for craft and industrial products
The EUIPO will be in charge of evaluating and approving Geographical Indication (GI) applications.
May 02, 2022Business growth
Funding opportunities for SMEs
Check out EU funding opportunities for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
April 26, 2022Benefits of IP
World Intellectual Property Day – April 26, 2022
IP and Youth: Innovating for a Better Future.
April 08, 2022Benefits of IP
Find out important IP basics
Basic intellectual property information available for you.
March 28, 2022Benefits of IP
How intellectual property (IP) can help build risk resilient SMEs
Joint EUIPO-Accountancy Europe study on the importance of intellectual property (IP) and how it helps build resilient small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
March 18, 2022Protecting your ideas
Online trade of dangerous fakes on the rise, according to EUIPO-OECD joint study
This study quantitatively assesses the scope and trends of the trade in counterfeit products that pose health, safety and environmental threats.
March 14, 2022Benefits of IP
Interview of Marco Bozzola and the story of Relio²
Marco Bozzola is the kind of inventor who talks with a contagious excitement about the present and the future. For him entrepreneurship didn’t come from a business ambition, but from a childhood obsession: light.
March 02, 2022Protecting your ideas
EUIPO and CEA-PME sign cooperation agreement
The EUIPO and the European Entrepreneurs CEA-PME (Confédération Européenne des Associations de Petites et Moyennes Entreprises) signed an agreement to collaborate on raising awareness about the importance of intellectual property (IP) and promoting its value to small and medium-sized enterprises (
February 28, 2022Protecting your ideas
Accountancy Europe & the EUIPO: working together to support and guide SMEs
In this interview, Johan Barros, Manager for SME strategy at Accountancy Europe, provides insight into the challenges accountants and their clients face when dealing with new demands, such as green and digital transitions, and how intellectual property can be a powerful tool for risk management and
February 22, 2022Benefits of IP
EUIPO and ESN sign a collaboration agreement to empower EU start-ups
The European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and the European Startup Network (ESN) have signed a collaboration agreement to encourage activities and promote services that support small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
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