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Cipher Vision

Unleashing the strategic value of patents

Welcome to the Cipher Vision podcast.  This is a channel that has been created to promote the discussion on unleashing the strategic value of patents and Intellectual Property.  This podcast series aims to create thought provoking conversation with the industry leaders and qualified professionals to inform you around topics such as storytelling with data, how disruptive technologies are redefining the competitive landscape and how machine learning and artificial intelligence are changing the IP world. 

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Nigel Swycher podcast host Cipher Vision

Podcast Host

Nigel Swycher is the CEO and co-founder of Cipher. He has now embarked on a new journey to be the host for the podcast series Cipher Vision. His background is as an IP lawyer, having been a partner at Slaughter and May, London for 20 years. Throughout his career he has focused on the creation, defence and exploitation of IP assets, and helping companies, their advisers and investors understand the importance of intangible assets. He is a director of ORoPO (the Open Register of Patent Ownership) and is a recognised as an expert by the IAM Strategy 300.

Francesca-Levoir podcast host cipher vision

Podcast Co-Host

Francesca Levoir is the head of marketing at Cipher and also the co-host of Cipher Vision podcast. She has a wealth of experience and brings 20+ years of global expertise. In her tenure she has build team in Asia and Europe; focusing on building brands in new markets, product launches,  acquisitions and developing new business leads for sales.  She started her Marketing career at Procter & Gamble.

Patent Risk In Context

Episode 7, Season 1 of Cipher Vision Podcast series is Patent Risk In Context. It features the CEO of RPX Dan McCurdy.
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IP Mindset

Episode 6, Season 1 The importance of an IP mindset is the sixth episode of podcast series Cipher Vision. It features Bowman Heiden co-director at CIP.
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IP Strategy

Episode 5, Season 1 The rise of IP strategy is the fifth episode of podcast series Cipher Vision. It features IP expert and author Suzanne Harrison
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Capitalism without capital

Episode 4, Season 1 Capitalism without capital for patents is the fourth episode of the podcast series Cipher Vision and features Jonathan Haskel
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Return on Investment

Episode 3, Season 1 Calculating return on investment for patents is the third episode of the podcast series Cipher Vision.
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Storytelling With Data

Episode 2, Season 1 Stoytelling with data is the second episode of the podcast series Cipher Vision.
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Evidence based decisions

Episode 1, Season 1 The road to evidence based decisions is the first episode of the podcast series Cipher Vision.
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Why Cipher

Trained by humans, built by machine to give you independently verified accuracy

“Cipher’s classifiers enable you to understand the patent landscape or analyze a portfolio. Combining expertise in both IP and data science, Cipher provides you with solutions to the strategic problems patent owners face, with quick and accurate results.” Erik Oliver, Richardson Oliver Insights

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