|Funding from Vinnova||SEK 80 000|
|Project duration||December 2018 - February 2019|
Purpose and goal
An innovation check will be used to evaluate a project idea in an early phase using external competence. It will be used to develop a strategy for managing intangible assets with The help of a consultant with expertise in matters concerning intangible assets.
Expected results and effects
Through the IP check, we want to prepare our IP strategy before the expected growth and market. The strategy should handle: - Complete protection (design, brand, domain name) along with patents - Patent coverage - management of other markets / internationalization outside the EU - licensing for the above markets
Planned approach and implementation
According to Vinnova´s model, IP strategy should include three main moments: A) Identification of existing intellectual property (IA), including existing IP and IPR (i.e. patents, trademarks, domain names, etc.), as well as gathering information about existing agreements with relevant stakeholders in the business ecosystem B) Environmental analysis, including mapping of competitors and other relevant players focusing on IP and IA C) Developing a forward-looking IP strategy and a plan for implementation and key actions, synchronized with the company´s existing business plan.