To patent or to publish.
Who are the owners of scientific intellectual property? Are open access policy and patents compatible? Why is patenting useful? How much will it cost? And who will pay for it?The session will deliver basic information on intellectual property, the informtaion required to fill a patent, the process and the strategies to protect IP in order to fit scientific publications with the patent world. It will also deal with the relevance and timing of scientific publications taht contain parts of the invention.
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