The Best Practice Podcast

The future is digital, but the European patent system was created with physical inventions in mind. Join me as I explore the possibilities and limits of the European patent system for digital innovations, sharing my first-hand insights and practical tips along the way.

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#6 Patents for AI inventions in Europe (๐Ÿ”ดConference talk recording) The Best Practice

I was invited to speak about "Patents for AI inventions in Europe" at the 6th International Conference "Protection of Intellectual Property Rights" in St. Petersburg (Russia). Here's a recording of my talk. You'll learn about the status quo of how the EPO examines computer-implemented inventions (CIIs) that involve artificial intelligence, machine learning, deep learning and related concepts, and some useful tips for better AI patent drafting. Links mentioned in this episode: Conference website: https://bwforum.ru/conference/intellectual-property2021 My brand new website: https://bastianbest.de/ ๐Ÿ‘‰ VIDEO version on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/bastianbest _________________________ THE BEST PRACTICE PODCAST The future is digital, but the European patent system was created with physical inventions in mind. Join me as I explore the possibilities and limits of the European patent system for digital innovations, sharing my first-hand insights and practical tips along the way.ย  ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://bastianbest.de/podcast/ _____________________ BASTIAN BEST'S DAILY MAILING LIST I write a short daily email with practical tips on how to make sense of patents in the digital transformation. Sometimes with a useful link, a thought, or material I donโ€™t post publicly (private recordings of my talks, workshop materials, checklists and other useful stuff). ๐Ÿ‘‰ https://bastianbest.de/list/ ________ ABOUT ME Hi๐Ÿ‘‹! Iโ€™m Bastian Best, a European patent attorney who helps companies make sense of patents in the digital transformation. ๐Ÿ‘‰ Website: https://bastianbest.de/ ๐Ÿ‘‰ LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/bastianbest/ ๐Ÿ‘‰ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bastianbest/ *** Needless to say that none of this is legal advice, right? ***
  1. #6 Patents for AI inventions in Europe (๐Ÿ”ดConference talk recording)
  2. #5 G1/19 first reactions w/ Rudolf Teschemacher and many more
  3. #4 Novelty w/ Patrick Heckeler

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