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Nigel Swycher, CEO, Cipher

Cipher Vision Podcast

Cipher’s monthly podcast, Cipher Vision is now into its third season.  Each episode has co-hosts Nigel Swycher (CEO) and Francesca Levoir (Head of Marketing) and a notable guest discuss an IP or patents-related topic.

Guests have covered a range of subjects, from valuation and sustainability through to diversity and machine learning.

Cipher Vision episodes are under 25 minutes and are ideal to listen to during a short break or journey.

Cipher Vision podcast index

At War With Cybersecurity

Episode 2 in Season 3 features Jared Engstrom, Senior Director, IP Strategy at CrowdStrike joined us to discuss how pivotal patents are to a strategic security strategy.
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Innovation-led Sustainability

Episode 1 in Season 3 features Gregorio Ossola, Head of Corporate Solutions at one.five. Greg shared with us the importance of a data-led approach to sustainability.
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Communicating the Impact of Innovation

In our holiday special, Episode 11, Season 2, our hosts Francesca and Nigel introduce a medley of the best snippets from Series 2. Tune in to enjoy our highlights and key takeaways.
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Understanding Patent Value

Episode 10 in Season 2 features Jay Yonamine, Product Manager, GEO, Google, who shared with us his perspective on patent value, his thoughts on existing valuation methods and what the future could look like, given the possibilities and limitations of ML and AI.
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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in IP

Episode 9 in Season 2 features Mike Binns and Braxton Davis, both Associate General Counsel at Meta. They shared with us their experience pioneering DEI in the workplace and the current initiatives that they are working on, including ADAPT and The NCPP.
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Investing in IP

Episode 8 in Season 2 features Julian Moore, Managing Director, Technology Corporate Finance at Houlihan Lokey. Julian shared with us his experience and understanding of investing in the IP analytics field, and more.
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Our 25-minute #CipherVision #podcast episodes are described as ‘storytelling with #data‘ and have covered topics including #cybersecurity #ML #DEI, #investment strategies and patent #valuation. Listen now: #businesspodcasts #strategicpatentintelligence
We’re just back from #IPBCEurope, where our CEO @swychern moderated a masterclass on Handling Emerging Risks. If #risk to your #patent portfolio is a concern, our Patent Risk Hub has the resources to help you: #patents #riskmanagement #riskmitigation #IP
Earlier this afternoon at #IPBCEurope, our CEO @swychern moderated a masterclass – Handling Emerging Risks – featuring panellists from @RaySearch, @Dentons and others. #IP #patents #strategicpatentintelligence.
The Cipher team is back at our booth at #IPBCEurope today in Paris. Please drop by and we’ll be more than happy to schedule a quick introductory meeting at a time to suit you. #IP #patentdata #strategicpatentintelligence.
“You always learn something new.” Listen to how our CEO @swychern found Day One of #IPBCEurope in Paris today. #IP #patents
Delighted to have Ken Seddon, CEO, @TheLOTNET join the Cipher team for dinner in Paris last night, ahead of the start of #IPBCEurope today. Come to our booth to say hello or book in a meeting for an introduction to the Cipher platform: #patentdata #IP
The Cipher Universal Technology Taxonomy places every #technology #patent in the world into manageable, sensible groupings. It’s organised by reference to Technology Superclasses (10) and Subclasses (122). Find out more: #strategicpatentintelligence #IP
Anna, our Solutions Analyst prepared for this week’s attendance at #IPBCEurope in Paris by getting to grips with some boulders at #Fontainebleau over the weekend. Chat to our team for help with scaling your own #patent challenges:
“Filing #patents still makes sense, because we don’t know what the world is going to look like in 10 years or 20 years. And we don’t want to be caught with nothing.” – Jared Engstrom of @CrowdStrike in our latest podcast: #ITpodcast #businesspodcast #IP
Our Cipher Certified expert Katrin is at the 7th European Intellectual Property Forum (Berlin, 27 – 28 April). If you fancy learning about setting your own classifiers, book in a meeting to discuss the built-in training programme: #patents #IP #patentdata

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Because Cipher is an automated platform that uses machine learning and artificial intelligence, it is able to uncover companies of relevance, that we might never have discovered on our own.

Jared Engstrom, Head of Patent Development, Red Hat

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Lew Zaretzki, Managing Director, Hamilton IPV

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