Tag Archives: Patent information systems

Bashir: Estimating retrievability ranks of patent documents using document features

Dr. Shariq Bashir of National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences, Islamabad, has published Estimating retrievability ranks of documents using document features, Neurocomputing 123(10), 216-232 (2014). Here is the abstract: Retrievability is a measure of access that quantifies how easily … Continue reading

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Jefferson et al.: Transparency tools in gene patenting for informing policy and practice

Professor Dr. Osmat A. Jefferson, Deniz Köllhofer, Thomas H. Ehrich, and Professor Dr. Richard A. Jefferson, all of Queensland University of Technology, have published Transparency tools in gene patenting for informing policy and practice, Nature Biotechnology, 31, 1086-1093 (2013). Here … Continue reading

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Leith on E-participation and E-participants: Solving the Patent ‘Crisis’

Professor Dr. Philip Leith of Queen’s University Belfast School of Law has published E-participation and e-participants: solving the patent ‘crisis’, International Review of Law, Computers & Technology, 26, 7-24 (2012). Here is the abstract: One of the major planks of … Continue reading

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Magdy & Jones on Examining the Robustness of Evaluation Metrics for Patent Retrieval with Incomplete Relevance Judgements

Walid Magdy and Dr. Gareth J. F. Jones, both of the Dublin City University School of Computing, will present a paper entitled Examining the Robustness of Evaluation Metrics for Patent Retrieval with Incomplete Relevance Judgements, at CLEF 2010: The Conference … Continue reading

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Wechsler on Japanese, Chinese, Korean, and Indian Patent Information: Asia’s Rising Role in Technology Disclosure through the Patent System

Andrea Wechsler, LL.M., of Max-Planck-Institut für Geistiges Eigentum, Wettbewerbs- und Steuerrecht has published Japanese, Chinese, Korean, and Indian Patent Information: Asia’s Rising Role in Technology Disclosure through the Patent System, 2 Tsinghua China Law Review, Issue No. 1, Fall 2009, … Continue reading

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June 30 Webcast: e-Justice Track of SEPG Europe 2010

A free Webcast of the e-Justice Track of the SEPG Europe 2010 Conference, will be held 30 June 2010. The event will be Webcast from the University of Porto Faculty of Engineering in Porto, Portugal. Here are the major presentations … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: PaIR 2010: Workshop on Patent Information Retrieval

A call for papers — with submission deadline of 30 June 2010 — has been issued for PaIR 2010: The 3rd International Workshop on Patent Information Retrieval, to be held 26 October 2010, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The workshop is … Continue reading

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Report on AsPIRe’10: The 1st International Workshop on Advances in Patent Information Retrieval

Dr. Allan Hanbury of the Information Retrieval Facility, and Veronika Zenz and Helmut Berger, both of Matrixware Information Services, have posted Workshop Report: 1st International Workshop on Advances in Patent Information Retrieval (AsPIRe’10), for the workshop held 28 March 2010 … Continue reading

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