Published: 21 March 2017

For the seventh year in a row, WIPO’s filing systems show appetite for international intellectual property (IP) has grown.

Published: 9 March 2017

The importation of counterfeit goods pose a great risk to Australian businesses. If you’re an intellectual property (IP) rights owner there are steps you can take to prevent their importation.

Published: 8 March 2017

To celebrate International Womens Day we want to acknowledge some pioneers with an intellectual property connection.

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Published: 22 February 2017

There is so much to think about when starting a new business. Fortunately there is a new app available that ensures all your bases are covered. 

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Published: 16 February 2017

Alex Grant is co-founder and CEO of Myriota, a start-up spun out of research from the University of South Australia which uses satellite technology to provide two-way data connectivity for remote sensors and devices – benefiting farmers, resource companies, environmental agencies, governments, defence agencies and industries with remote operations.  

Published: 8 February 2017

An official review has been released by Innovation and Science Australia (ISA) on the business of creating, transferring and applying knowledge within Australia, including feedback on our intellectual property (IP) system.

Published: 6 February 2017

We’re proud to support high school students who are passionate about science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) through our involvement in the National Youth Science Forum (NYSF), Questacon’s Smart Skills Initiative (QSSI) and the BHP Billiton Science & Engineering Awards.

Published: 24 January 2017

Today, Australia’s farmers number around 135 000 and produce enough food to feed 80 million people, providing 93 per cent of the domestic food supply. The agricultural and food production industry has evolved from convict workers and experiment farms, to innovations in agricultural implements, pest control, food science and digital agriculture; innovations which will be crucial in solving the global challenges of food production and sustainability.

Published: 30 November 2016

The annual Australian Innovation System Report was released on Wednesday 30 November 2016. The report presents information about the state and performance of Australia’s innovation system, including some new findings relating to intellectual property (IP).

Published: 25 November 2016

Last week we hosted the annual Intellectual Property Statistics for Decision Makers (IPSDM) conference, hearing the latest in IP research and analysis from around the world. If you don’t know what the IPSDM was all about, please read on for the event’s wrap up.