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European Inventor Award 2021

European Inventor Award 2021 finalists announced

The European Patent Office reveals the 15 inventors short-listed for its prestigious annual innovation prize.

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Patents and energy transition study

Patents and the energy transition

Our new joint study with the International Energy Agency highlights the need to further accelerate innovation in clean energy technologies.

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Patent Index 2020

Patent Index 2020

The latest statistics published by the EPO show that innovation in healthcare drove patenting activity in 2020.

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The economic benefits for EU firms of owning intellectual property

The economic benefits for EU firms
of owning intellectual property

Our new study shows that European companies that own intellectual property rights have 20% higher revenue per employee and pay 19% higher wages than firms that do not.

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