Spending on robotics is set to hit $135.4 billion in 2019, and patenting activity is exploding as innovators look to protect their intellectual property in this rapidly-developing field. This report is a must-read for R&D professionals and investors interested in robotics.
In this paper we have used the example of robotics to illustrate how IP analysis can feed directly into the research and evaluation criteria of the business development team.
- Finding partners with best technology fit
- Identifying business development opportunities
- How special patents can uncover further partnering options