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InnovationEconomics is going to inform about the recent activities of the Chair of Innovation Economics at the Technical University of Berlin, the Research Group Public Innovation at the Fraunhofer Institute of Open Communication Systems and the Chair of Standardisation at the Rotterdam School of Management at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. We are posting about presentations at and attendance of conferences, new publications and events and many other things. The topics covered by these Read more

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Guest Lecture by Prof. Dr. Klaus Töpfer on 14 November at the TU Berlin

Guest Lecture within the course “Sustainable Innovation“ on Sustainable Development, Innovation and Societal Transformation by Prof. Dr. Klaus Töpfer Former Federal Minister of the Environment, Former Executive Director of the United Nations Development Programme (UNEP) and Former Executive Director of the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) Date & Time: 14.11.2017, 12h – 14h Location: Main Building, TU Berlin, Room H0111 Organized by Dr. Rainer Quitzow Chair of Read more

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We welcome Olia Kanevskaia to our team

My name is Olia Kanevskaia, a PhD Candidate at Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) and Tilburg Law School, working on governance of standards development organizations in ICT and telecom sectors. More specifically, my research focuses on the institutional aspects of technological standardization, a multifaceted topic involving an interdisciplinary analysis of law, economics and political science. The ultimate aim of this project is to offer a law and economics perspective for assessing Read more

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The 4iP Council Research Award

The 4iP Council Research Award, is an international research competition for European University students studying at Masters and PhD levels. The competition aims to foster student interest in, and validate new ideas on key topics related to the interplay between patents and innovation such as patents and competition regulation, trade and regulation, computer implemented inventions, patent litigation and patent quality, standardisation and patents. Students are invited to submit papers for Read more

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Cloud Computing Patent Litigation on the Rise

A recent study reveals that US patent litigation on cloud technologies has been increasing by 700% over the past 4 years (figure 1). This drastic surge of litigation was mainly driven by so called PAEs “patent assertion entities”. PAEs purchase patents, e.g. from a bankrupt firm, and then sue other companies by claiming that one of their products or technologies infringes on the purchased patent (figure 2). [caption id="attachment_1094" align="alignnone" width="584"] Figure1: Number of Read more

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Antrittsvorlesung von Frau Prof. Dr. Sonja Ziller

Die Technische Universität Berlin lädt ein zu den Antrittsvorlesungen von Frau Prof. Dr. Sonja Ziller (Gastprofessorin, Digitale Innovation) und Frau Prof. Dr. Karola Bastini (Juniorprofessorin, Sustainability Accounting and Management Control) mit anschließendem Empfang. Mittwoch, den 12. Juli 2017, um 17 Uhr Raum H 2036 Straße des 17. Juni 135, 10623 Berlin (Charlottenburg) Read more

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Final Workshop Innovation in Emerging Economies

The aim of the workshop is to generate new and policy oriented empirical evidence and new conceptual understanding of technology upgrading and innovation in emerging economies. We intend to deepen the knowledge about BRICS economies as well as less researched emerging economies. 13 – 14 July 2017 Technical University Berlin Berlin, German Program and further information: http://www.inno.tu-berlin.de/menue/research/projects/final_workshop/ Read more

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Vacancies

Siemens Management Consulting, Munich Consultant Intern Bosch Software Innovations, Berlin Working student: Software development (Energy) Working student: Engineering – New Metering Technologies DLR, Berlin Intern: “Innovationsstrategien und Instrumente” Read more

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