Actus du 24 Mai 2022 - source :

EPO announces inaugural Young Inventors prize finalists

Shortlist recognises problem-solving initiatives from inspiring innovators aged 30 and under Read more

Actus du 20 Mai 2022 - source :

Users discuss updates for the Guidelines 2023

SACEPO Working Party on Guidelines reviewed the results of the recent public user consultation Read more

Actus du 19 Mai 2022 - source :

PATLIB2022 conference

Engaging with the innovation support community to foster co-operation, promote sustainability and prepare for the Unitary Patent. Read more

Actus du 18 Mai 2022 - source :

EPO- Ukrpatent meeting

EPO President Antonio Campinos and Ukrpatent Director-General Andrew Kudin met in person. Read more

Actus du 17 Mai 2022 - source :

New Report: Patenting Booms for Clean "Hydrogen Fuel Cell" Technologies for Transport

Innovation in transport-related hydrogen fuel cell technology has boomed since 2016, with China, Japan and Germany the top sources of patent applications for the technology that can power vehicles without creating emissions that contribute to global climate change, a new WIPO report shows. Read more

Actus du 17 Mai 2022 - source :

European Inventor Award 2022 finalists announced

Award highlights breakthroughs in cancer research, renewable energy, climate innovation, green industry, medical technology and manufacturing Read more

Actus du 13 Mai 2022 - source :

Proposal on new European qualifying examination (EQE)

EPO-epi working group sets out vision of a new, competence-based EQE Read more

Actus du 12 Mai 2022 - source :

Hydrogen production with electrolysers is emerging

Study by EPO & IRENA analyses patenting for carbon-free hydrogen production Read more

Actus du 06 Mai 2022 - source :

EPO and Peru’s INDECOPI sign two partnership agreements

INDECOPI introduces Cooperative Patent Classification and becomes the fifth national office in Latin America to conclude a Reinforced Partnership with the EPO. Read more

Actus du 05 Mai 2022 - source :

EPO and European Institute of Innovation and Technology sign partnership agreement

The European Patent Office (EPO) and the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding. Read more

Actus du 29 Avril 2022 - source :

EPO launches new Ombuds Office service

As of today, a new Ombuds Service is available to support stakeholders who experience difficulties in their dealings with the EPO and who have exhausted the regular channels for resolution. Read more