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Gender Diversity in Inventorship – How do European countries compare?

There is no doubt that innovation is a driver of national competitiveness (which includes economic and technological competitiveness and national security).

In this highly uncertain time with increasing inflation, continued pandemic fears, a war in Ukraine, and constant supply chain issues, companies and countries are looking for any way they can maintain or increase both jobs and economic prosperity.

Increasing diversity in inventorship provides both.

The authors are:

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Gender Diversity in Inventorship

This report analyses three separate trends:

  1. Women inventor rate
  2. Women contributor rate
  3. Women-only rate

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in IP

Episode 9 in Season 2 of the Cipher Vision Podcast series featured Mike Binns and Braxton Davis, both Associate General Counsel at Meta,

Mike and Braxton shared with us their experience pioneering DEI in the workplace and the current initiatives that they are working on, including Advancing Diversity Across Patent Teams (ADAPT) and The National Council on Patent Practicum (NCPP).

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in IP
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Cipher Corporate Responsibility

We care deeply about our people and the IP ecosystem. Through our technology and our people we aim to lead in our industry, advance the IP ecosystem, and support our local communities in the best way we can.

Our responsibility is to:

  • Create a diverse and inclusive work environment
  • Impact the IP ecosystem through transparency, education and leadership
  • Lead by example, act according to our values, and do what is right.
Cipher’s Environmental, Social and Governance initiatives
The Cipher team on the banks of the Thames, June 2022

Insights & Events

IPBC Global

We are looking ahead to a fantastic event in San Diego. IPBC Global will take place 12 and 14 June 2023 and brings together leading IP Professionals.
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Cipher forms basis of new quantum technology research paper

The authors of Global Innovation and Competition in Quantum Technology, Viewed Through the Lens of Patents and Artificial Intelligence, used Cipher to produce their report.
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IP Counsel Cafe Annual Palo Alto Meeting

We will be joining the conversation on Hidden Risks and Opportunities at IP Counsel Cafe’s Annual Palo Alto Meeting, on 2 to 4 May 2023.
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Dealroom and Cipher partner to deliver patent intelligence to investors

Dealroom and Cipher are excited to announce their partnership, bringing patent data to Dealroom’s customers to enhance their search for great startups.
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7th European Intellectual Property Forum

We are looking forward to attending the 7th European Intellectual Property Forum in Berlin on 27 and 28 April 2023.
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Patent data is a great source of measuring the sustainability goals of a company. Learn which companies are leading the energy transition.
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