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The Strategic Advisory Board for Intellectual Property Policy (SABIP) has been dissolved. Its research programme has been integrated into the Intellectual Property Office's research work.

IP Research

Welcome to the IP Research pages of the professional section of the website.

In recent years the IPO has worked with academia and industry to help develop the economic evidence base and forge relationships in the intellectual property research community, nationally and internationally. The programme proposed for 2013 /14 builds on this work.

Research commissioned by the IPO is published on this section of the website. You can also access papers commissioned or produced by the former Strategic Advisory Board for Intellectual Property Policy (SABIP).

Please contact our research team with any queries about the IPO's research programme.

If you would like the opportunity to tender for IPO research please register your interest with our procurement department.

Our Patent Informatics team carry out bespoke investigations about inventors, companies, and all fields of technology. A full list of new reports and research is available on our website.

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IPOFacto Blog
Upcoming research – what’s next?
We are excited to announce the publication of the IPO’s new research programme for 2014-2015.  As readers of IPOFacto will be aware, our team commissions a wide range of IP-related research to build the economic evidence base. That evidence is key to the IPO’s policy deliberations. Our reports cover economics, innovation and strategic aspects of […]

11 April 2014 9:30

Trip down Memory Lane
This will be a bit of a departure from the usual blog as I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself as the newest member of the ERE team.  This blog is becoming an increasingly important tool for letting our stakeholders and customers know what we’re up to.  I am Julia Leighton and, […]

1 April 2014 13:19