On June 15, Biocluster NL held the Patent Search Course at the Centre for Innovation and Technology Transfer. This introductory course focused on patent search methodology as a technology surveillance tool. It was taught by Nydia Solís, Director of Patents at ITESM.
The course agenda included:
- 1.- Knowing as the bases of free access to patent information: SIGA, USPTO, ESPACENET and PATENSCOPE.
- 2.- Information obtainable from patent bibliographic data.
- 3.- Technical patent information: where and how to find it?
- 4.- Exercises