Intellectual property management in digitalizing businesses
|Coordinator||CHALMERS TEKNISKA HÖGSKOLA AKTIEBOLAG - Institutionen för teknikens ekonomi och organisation|
|Funding from Vinnova||SEK 3 397 507|
|Project duration||December 2016 - October 2019|
|Venture||Immateriella tillgångar, innovation och ekonomisk tillväxt|
|Call||Intangible Assets, Innovation, and Economic Growth Autumn 2016|
Purpose and goal
When industries digitalize new challenges and opportunities for intellectual property management (IPM) arise. The purpose of this research project is therefore to explore and explain the role of IPM for various business strategies in order to create sustainable innovativeness and competitiveness in Swedish companies in connection to digitalization.
Expected results and effects
The project is specifically designed to develop new knowledge that is relevant for and applicable to Swedish companies, since the aim of the project is (1) to develop new knowledge, methods, and models for IPM, and (2) to diffuse this knowledge to Swedish companies in order to contribute to their competitiveness.
Planned approach and implementation
The method of the project includes a large number of in-depth case studies of Swedish firms, complemented with economic experiments and interviews with venture capitalists.