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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.

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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

Strategic Aerospace Seminar Paris 2022

We were delighted to speak on 1 December at the Strategic Aerospace Seminar in Paris, on the topic of Valuing your Patent Portfolio.
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The contribution of patents to enterprise value

Describing a new valuation methodology for calculating the contribution that an entire portfolio makes to the overall value of a company.
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Automotive Lidar Webinar- Understanding the implications of rapid change

Automotive Lidar is rapidly changing – are you up to speed? View the joint webinar from Global Prior Art and the Cipher team.
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Inventions & Innovators powering the Energy Transition

A detailed view of the leading innovators to watch based on recently-published inventions and applying weightings to technologies which enable the energy transition.
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IP Service World

Cipher had a booth at this major European IP event (21 – 22 November, Munich), and presented on our Cipher Certified offering.
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Oil and Gas Supermajors – Energy Transition

Our updated report finds that supermajors’ technology innovation is more evident in the Materials, Mechanical, and Sensors & Optics categories.
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