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Welcoming IKEA as a new CIP Partner

CIP is very happy to welcome IKEA to the CIP Partnership Program in 2024. We look forward to working with Carl Ervér and Olof Espmarker on the important mission to transform knowledge into wealth and welfare.

Please contact Bowman Heiden or Karla Soler Riba if you are interested in learning more about becoming a CIP partner.

Suzanne Harrison and Ruud Peters to join the ICM Global program

CIP is very proud to announce that Ruud Peters and Suzanne Harrison will join David Teece and Bowman Heiden as co-Faculty Directors of the new ICM Global program. This international program, jointly run by CIP and the Tusher Strategic Initiative for Technology Leadership at Berkeley Haas, aims to build a world-class ICM Faculty of leading academic and industry actors globally.

Ruud Peters created one of the largest and most sophisticated IP & Standards operations in the world during his tenure as EVP & CIPO at Philips and continues to advise companies and governments on complex strategy and policy issues at the interface of technology, business, and IP. Suzanne Harrison is a pioneer in the field of ICM, having run a best-practices industry gathering and advised leading firms for more than two decades and authored several seminal books on the topic, including the Edison in the Boardroom series. We couldn’t be more excited to have them on-board

Bowman Heiden is a speaker at this upcoming seminar at Lund University

CIP Director Bowman Heiden will participate in the upcoming seminar on Feb. 29th on “Standardisation: A Tool for Businesses & Society in the EU” hosted by ACLU at Lund University. In connection to the seminar, Dr. Heiden has also written a chapter for the forthcoming booklet on “The Relationship Between Standards and Intellectual Propertypublished by the European Intellectual Property Teachers’ Network and 4iP Council.

More about the event here.

Welcome to new CIP partners

CIP is very happy to welcome Adeia, Grundfos, Essity, and PA Consulting to the CIP Partnership Program in 2024. We look forward to working with Michael Stevenson, Rasmus Søby Dupont, Jeanette Annergren, Maria Mellgren, and Carl Rosen on the important mission to transform knowledge into wealth and welfare.

Please contact Bowman Heiden or Karla Soler Riba if you are interested in learning more about becoming a CIP partner.

Director, Intangible Assets @Gordon Brothers

  • 29 January, 2024
  • Jobs

This position as Director, Intangible Assets is an amazing opportunity to join a high performing team of experienced professionals in Gordon Brothers’ Corporate Recovery team. This position will allow a high degree of flexibility and the Director will be able to grow and form a team with a lot of autonomy in many aspects. The incoming candidate will provide Intellectual Property services including advisory, monetisation and valuations for Gordon Brothers’ extensive portfolio of Restructuring & Turnaround clients in UK and EMEA. The successful individual will take on responsibility across the entire lifecycle of deals, from origination to execution.

For more information, please click here.

Director IP @GH Research

  • 29 January, 2024
  • Jobs

GH Research is now seeking to hire a Director IP to support the company in its continued growth and focus on innovation in Dublin.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an extremely promising young biotech company in a new role, where the candidate will have a substantial impact on the company’s IP strategy and growing patent portfolio.

For more information about this position, please click here.

IP Manager @GEA

  • 29 January, 2024
  • Jobs

Would you like to use your Intellectual Property competencies in an international company and help us protect our digital products?

At GEA, the IP team plays a vital role since we are a knowledge and innovation focused company. We have a big range of digital products that you will help us protect. Joining the team will give you the opportunity to work across cultures, countries, technologies and products, in a team where expertise and collaboration is the key to success.

In this position, you will be analyzing, structuring, planning, optimizing, and enhancing the Intellectual Property (IP) portfolio with focus on digital products. This also means that you will be evaluating and harvesting digital inventions globally, and to do this successfully, the IP processes in the digital and software teams need to be strengthened.

Please click here for more information.


Masterclass – Navigating a historic year for IP

Bowman Heiden is one of the speakers at a webinar focusing on Innovation, how we protect it, and the reasons why are evolving rapidly.

As the industry looks to the new year, 2024 promises to be a turning point in IP history as several unique factors across business, technology, and the workforce converge. And with transformation, comes opportunity — the opportunity for the IP leaders of today to define tomorrow: what this profession will look like and how it will operate in this new era.

During this webinar, panelists will explore:

• Why 2024 will be a pivotal turning point for the IP profession and the factors propelling that change

• Meaningful and actionable suggestions IP leaders may consider to navigate the changing world of IP management The continued importance of innovation protection, plus ways IP can deliver even more value to their businesses going forward.

More info and registration here.

Master Thesis Project @Tructric

  • 15 January, 2024
  • Jobs

The thesis project relates to the development of a system for assisted precision maneuvering and comprises two main work packages:

1. Building a limited full-size Minimum Viable Product, to demonstrate Tructric’s concept for Assisted RoRo transshipments (January-March).

2) Gather technology information and learnings from the MVP activities and – based thereupon – outline requirements for the continued development of the assistance system.

The project involves the development of precision maneuvering software, a suitable sensor setup, suitable connectivity, and a user interface for driver assistance. The thesis worker/workers will have a key role for driving the project activities and will collaborate with a team with representatives from Tructric, Chalmers University of Technology (Vehicle Dynamics & Revere), UC Berkeley, and external technology experts.

We are looking for 1-2 thesis workers with relevant backgrounds and interest in programming, vehicle dynamics and control.

For more information, please click here.

Invention Engineer @Iprova

  • 9 January, 2024
  • Jobs

This stimulating graduate/PhD level role will offer you the opportunity to use your scientific knowledge and creativity in combination with our pioneering software to create landmark inventions that will help define the products of tomorrow, in cooperation with some of the world’s most recognised brands. There is no programming involved in this role, but you will work closely with our software team.

To apply and for more information, please click here.