New EPO study shows a persistent gender gap in patenting in Europe despite some encouraging trends.
New study analyses the contribution of IPR-intensive sectors to the EU economy.
Exceptional inventors from Estonia, France, Hungary, Spain, Switzerland and the US receive European Inventor Award 2022.
Our new joint study with European Investment Bank identifies specific challenges deep tech SMEs face in the EU
The EPO received 188 600 applications last year, up 4.5% compared with 2020 and the highest number to date.
Press release Intellectual property fosters 82 million jobs in the EU
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