PIUG 2016 Patent Searching Fundamentals
PIUG Patent Searching Fundamentals provides a fast-paced interactive learning environment that builds a strong foundation for searching patent information. Discover patent searching tips from a faculty of long-time PIUG members with decades of patent information experience. Learn the basics of patent law, patent information resources, searching techniques, patent analysis/visualization, and tips for searching biotech, chemical, and engineering content.
Key topics covered:
· Why search patents?
· US patent law
· International patent law
· Patent Information resources (free and fee-based)
· Searching techniques and approaches
· Tips for biotech information
· Tips for chemical information
· Tips for engineering information
· Technical intelligence and patent analysis
· Reporting search results
· Keeping up to date with patent resources
The PIUG Patent Searching Fundamentals course is being offered March 30-31, 2016 at the Global Intellectual Property Academy (GIPA) located at the United States Patent and Trademark Office Headquarters in Alexandria, VA
Find more information and register for the course HERE.
What they’re saying about PIUG Patent Searching Fundamentals...
“Good guidance on effective search strategy”
- Lynn N
“Helped me expand my current skills by identifying holes in my current strategies, ideas for new improved ways of working, efficiency tips, resources, etc, beyond a true basics class”
- Melissa N
“Great search tips; better informed regarding patent basics”
- Luci B.
“Gives me greater confidence and expertise, widens my professional network. John and Dominic are both effective presenters who are clearly knowledgeable. They are careful to remain neutral RE their own business. Both are approachable and easy to speak with, humble, and willing to share their knowledge. “
- Jim S