Course on innovation, intellectual property rights and scientific communication

Published Aug 16, 2019

Are you interested in learning more about the innovation process and how to commercialise research results? Or do you want to learn about the importance of IPR in agreements with funding agencies, publishers and collaboration partners? Are you a PhD student at KTH? Then this is the course for you!

This is your chance to learn more about these topics by taking the course LE3010 – Innovation and IPR in Academic Research. The course corresponds to 3 ECTS-credits and is given in collaboration between KTH Library, KTH Innovation and the Swedish Patent and Registration Office (PRV).

Setup of the course

You are required to pass two assignments and participate at three days of seminars and workshops:

Day 1: Basic knowledge about Intellectual Property Rights

Presenters: Johan Nordlund, lawyer specialized in IPR from the Swedish Patent and Trade Office (PRV) and Rosa Lönneborg (KTH Library)

Date and place: 11th of October 9 am-16 pm, room Fantum, Lindstedtsvägen 24.

Day 2: The patent system, IP strategies and how to find useful information from patents within your research area

Presenters: Linus Plym Forshell, patent engineer (PRV), Fredrik Rahm, patent attorney (AWA) and Rosa Lönneborg (KTH Library)

Date and place: 18th of October 9 am-16 pm, room Fantum, Lindstedtsvägen 24.

Day 3: Commercialization of research results

Presenter: Gustav Notander, KTH Innovation

Date and place: 25th of October 9 am-16 pm, room Fantum, Lindstedtsvägen 24.

Please click here for more information about the course.

Seats are limited.

This is a closed course and you need to register by filling in the following form on below green button.

Course registration