News & events

Patent Index 2019

European patent applications for digital technologies on the rise

Upcoming Events

More upcoming and past events

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Continually updated information for customers, external partners and potential visitors to the EPO.



Information and resources for journalists.

European Inventor Award

European Inventor Award

This annual award promotes Europe’s potential to innovate. It showcases the inspiring stories of scientists and engineers who improve and advance our world.

Quick Navigation