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Course Description

In this course the students will first hear about the types of intellectual property, when and how to use it. In addition the course will cover monetization of patents and other types of intellectual property, its use in industry and the defense of intellectual property with a number of practical examples from real cases.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Describe types of intellectual property and fields of applicability
  2. Explain the parts of a patent application
  3. Explain the need and the limitation of intellectual property

Forms of Teaching

Lectures

Seminars and workshops

Independent assignments

Week by Week Schedule

  1. What is intellectual property, why is it useful; philosophy behind it and brief history
  2. Patents and trade secrets
  3. Patents and trade secrets
  4. Copyright and mask design; trademark
  5. Copyright and mask design; trademark
  6. Procedures for registering and protecting intellectual property
  7. Patent application, how does on write one.
  8. Midterm exam
  9. Monetizing intellectual property; licensing; business use
  10. Monetizing intellectual property; licensing; business use
  11. Documenting intellectual property within a company; patenting strategy
  12. Patent infringement; trade-secret misappropriation; defense, litigation and remedies
  13. Patent infringement; trade-secret misappropriation; defense, litigation and remedies
  14. Guest Lecturer from Industry - overview of current procedures and practices
  15. Final exam

Study Programmes

University graduate
Audio Technologies and Electroacoustics (profile)
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Communication and Space Technologies (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Computational Modelling in Engineering (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Computer Engineering (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Computer Science (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Control Systems and Robotics (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Data Science (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Electrical Power Engineering (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Electric Machines, Drives and Automation (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Electronic and Computer Engineering (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Electronics (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Information and Communication Engineering (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Network Science (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Software Engineering and Information Systems (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)

Literature

(.), Poltorak & Lerner: Essentials of Licensing Intellectual Property,
(.), H. Heines: Patents for Business: The Manager's Guide to Scope, Strategy, and Due Diligence,

For students

General

ID 222564
  Winter semester
2 ECTS
L3 English Level
L1 e-Learning
15 Lectures

Grading System

Excellent
Very Good
Good
Acceptable

Learning Outcomes

  1. Describe types of intellectual property and fields of applicability
  2. Explain the parts of a patent application
  3. Explain the need and the limitation of intellectual property

Forms of Teaching

Lectures

Seminars and workshops

Independent assignments

Week by Week Schedule

  1. What is intellectual property, why is it useful; philosophy behind it and brief history
  2. Patents and trade secrets
  3. Patents and trade secrets
  4. Copyright and mask design; trademark
  5. Copyright and mask design; trademark
  6. Procedures for registering and protecting intellectual property
  7. Patent application, how does on write one.
  8. Midterm exam
  9. Monetizing intellectual property; licensing; business use
  10. Monetizing intellectual property; licensing; business use
  11. Documenting intellectual property within a company; patenting strategy
  12. Patent infringement; trade-secret misappropriation; defense, litigation and remedies
  13. Patent infringement; trade-secret misappropriation; defense, litigation and remedies
  14. Guest Lecturer from Industry - overview of current procedures and practices
  15. Final exam

Study Programmes

University graduate
Audio Technologies and Electroacoustics (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Communication and Space Technologies (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Computational Modelling in Engineering (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Computer Engineering (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Computer Science (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Control Systems and Robotics (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Data Science (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Electrical Power Engineering (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Electric Machines, Drives and Automation (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Electronic and Computer Engineering (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Electronics (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Information and Communication Engineering (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Network Science (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)
Software Engineering and Information Systems (profile)
Transversal Courses (1. semester) (3. semester)

Literature

(.), Poltorak & Lerner: Essentials of Licensing Intellectual Property,
(.), H. Heines: Patents for Business: The Manager's Guide to Scope, Strategy, and Due Diligence,

For students

General

ID 222564
  Winter semester
2 ECTS
L3 English Level
L1 e-Learning
15 Lectures

Grading System

Excellent
Very Good
Good
Acceptable