Sponsors / Exhibitors
PIUG gratefully acknowledges the following sponsors and exhibitors
|CAS is a leader in scientific information solutions, partnering with innovators around the world to accelerate scientific breakthroughs. CAS employs over 1,400 experts who curate, connect, and analyze scientific knowledge to reveal unseen connections. For over 100 years, scientists, patent professionals, and business leaders have relied on CAS solutions and expertise to provide the hindsight, insight, and foresight they need so they can build upon the learnings of the past to discover a better future. CAS is a division of the American Chemical Society. Connect with us at cas.org.|
IFI’s clients are in constant and continuous communication with the IFI primary database providing access to quality, up-to-date global patent data, the flagship dataset of the CLAIMS Direct platform.
IFI's proprietary data architecture is the key to creating the industry's most complete and accurate view of a patent - all with virtually no client intervention. We address inaccuracies and formatting issues before the records enter our global patent database to create standardized data which can easily be integrated with existing applications, other datasets, or analysis software.
|Aptean GenomeQuest enables companies to search worldwide patent literature for biological sequences. Its database, GQ-Pat, is the largest repository of sequences cited in patents. IP professionals and law firms use GenomeQuest to perform freedom to operate, patentability, validity, and prior art searches. GenomeQuest serves 18 of the top 20 pharmaceutical companies and all five top agrochemical companies, with a customer base of nearly 200 leading life science and biotechnology organizations.|
|BizInt Solutions, Inc. produces BizInt Smart Charts software to help information analysts create, customize and distribute multi-database reports and visualizations from drug pipeline, clinical trial, patent and gene sequence databases. The BizInt Smart Charts product family is used by pharmaceutical, biotech, chemical, petroleum and medical device companies worldwide to support research planning and competitive intelligence.|
|Clarivate™ is a global leader in providing solutions to accelerate the lifecycle of innovation. Our bold mission is to help customers solve some of the world’s most complex problems by providing actionable information and insights that reduce the time from new ideas to life-changing inventions in the areas of science and intellectual property. We help customers discover, protect and commercialize their inventions using our trusted subscription and technology-based solutions coupled with deep domain expertise. For more information, please visit clarivate.com.|
Minesoft develops global patent databases & solutions, winning the prestigious Queen's Award for Enterprise in 2009 and 2015 for outstanding growth internationally. PatBase is a sophisticated global searchable patent database offering analytics. A new NPL solution broadens searches beyond patents whilst a new Semantic Search facility further aids patent discovery and subject searching. Chemical Explorer offers a text-mined searchable database of chemical structures and chemical terminology extracted from over 11 million full-text patents.
|Founded in 2007, PatSnap is the company behind the world’s leading Connected Innovation Intelligence platform. PatSnap is used by more than 10,000 customers in over 50 countries around the world to access market, technology, and competitive intelligence as well as patent insights needed to take products from ideation to commercialization. Customers are innovators across multiple industry sectors, including Biotechnology, Medical devices, Pharmaceuticals, Chemical, Electronics Manufacturing, Automotive, Consumer Goods, Aviation & Aerospace, Education, Legal Firms.|
|Helping customers reach their goals is LexisNexis Intellectual Property’s primary focus. We enable innovators to accomplish more by helping them make informed decisions, be more productive, comply with regulations and ultimately achieve superior results. Our overall success is measured by how well we deliver these results. We serve corporations, researchers, law firms, patent authorities, competition authorities, universities and financial services firms by delivering better outcomes to all who create, prosecute, defend and analyze innovation. Our solutions support the innovation ecosystem to enable you to be more effective and efficient at bringing meaningful innovations to our world.|
Founded in 1980, Search Technology focuses on providing software tools to support decision-making in IP, Competitive Intelligence, and R&D. Our flagship software, VantagePoint, is a text analysis program that empowers patent professionals to discover new ideas. VantagePoint offers powerful data cleaning and user-defined thesaurus; enhanced Natural Language Processing; user defined AI-driven auto-classification aided by our "Smart Trainer"; API integration; technical emergence indicators; record clustering, term clustering analysis, and more. Analysis on your terms that helps you discover connections and patterns for a better perspective—a unique vantage point.