Research activities at CIP are focused on the paradigm shift from an industrial to a knowledge economy. CIP Research investigates the structural transformation of industry, universities, and society through an interdisciplinary approach involving scholars and experts in management, economics, law, technology, sociology, and political science. A central theme is the role of intellectual assets, property, and capital in the formation of wealth and welfare in what we term the (control of) knowledge economy.
Bowman Heiden and Jens Andreasson have published the third article in a series on IP and open innovation in telecommunication standards, “Reevaluating Patent Damages in the Knowledge Economy: The Intellectual Value Chain and the Royalty Base for Standard-Essential Patents” in Criterion J. on Innovation.
The research project focuses on the role intellectual property plays in the sustainable development of open innovation platforms in the knowledge economy, in particular, the context of open standards in the telecommunication industry.
Bowman Heiden presented a seminar on “IPR Policy as Strategy: The Battle to Define the Meaning of FRAND” at the US International Trade Commission in Washington D.C., USA.
Bowman Heiden delivered a keynote address on “The role of universities and R&D institutions to collaborate and promote utilization of results of their research” at the St. Anne International Tech Transfer Conference held in Brno, Czech Republic.
Bowman Heiden delivered a workshop on “The Utilization of Academic Research” for the International Clinical Research Center in Brno, Czech Republic.
Bowman Heiden provided a seminar on “Intellectual Asset Management in North-South Technology Transfer” in the Advanced Program of the CEIPI/WIPO/INPI on Technology Transfer, Intellectual Property, and Licensing in Strasbourg, France.
This week CIP is participated in IPBC 2016 in Barcelona. The theme of this years IP business congress was Embracing the New Normal, focusing on the continuous development of the global IP market.
Bowman Heiden participated in the ICM Gathering meeting in Copenhagen, Denmark and presented the draft topics for the upcoming CIP FORUM 2016 on the theme of Convergence.
Bowman Heiden participated as a discussant at the Stanford Hoover IP2 Conference on “Building an Innovation Economy: The Mechanics of the Patent System” in Palo Alto, CA, USA. The topic of the conversation was “Tournaments and FRAND Royalties”.
Bowman Heiden participated in the third Advisory Board Meeting of Institute for Intellectual Property Management, School of Management, Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China.
Bowman Heiden gave a presentation and participated on a panel in the IBC Conference on “Standards Patents and Competition: Law and Litigation” in London, UK.