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Innovation and Intellectual Property Management (IIPM) Laboratory

The following is a list of short industry focused articles through which we hope to contribute to better IP management practice:



Tietze, F. (2019). From innovative ideas to viable businesses: How an IP strategy can help. The Manufacturer. UK.

Tietze, F. (2018). "How an open approach to patents can help building a sustainable future." Department of Engineering Newsletter(23 (Spring)): 8.

Tietze, F. (2018). "Five IP challenges for a digital economy." The Manufacturer(October).

Tietze, F. (2018). "IP challenges for a digital economy." IfM Review(9).

Tietze, F. (2017). "What happens to IP when David meets Goliath?" The Manufacturer(March): 60-62.

Tietze, F. (2017). How an open approach to patents could help build a sustainable future. The Conversation: online only.

Tietze, F. (2017). How a free-for-all on patents could help build a sustainable future. The Independent: online only.

Tietze, F. and G. D. Lauritzen (2016). "IP challenges in multi-partner collaboration." PARTNER - Institute for Collaborative Working: 90-91.

Tietze, F. (2016). "Patently not obvious." Cambridge Business(May): 34-37.

Tietze, F. (2016). "Getting to grips with IP." IfM Review(5): 10.

Tietze, F. and D. Probert (2015). "Patent informatics for collaboration management." PARTNER - Institute for Collaborative Working(May): 109-111.

News & Blog articles

Disputation of Hanna in Hannover

30 May 2024

Congratulations to Hanna Jaeschke for graduating. Prof. Tietze acted as external examiner for her PhD thesis at the Leibniz University Hannover supervised by Prof. Foege, who was one of the first visiting PhD students himself (then pursuing his PhD studies at RWTH Aachen) not too long after Frank had started in Cambridge...

Visit at University of Muenster and Fraunhofer FFB

24 May 2024

Prof. Tietze had the chance of visiting Muenster in Germany earlier this week. During his stay, Prof. Tietze, together with collaborators from Münster, including Prof. Jens Leker and Prof. Simon Lux visited the recently opened “FFB PreFab” at the Fraunhofer Research Institution for Battery Cell Production (FFB) . This...


17 May 2024

Congratulations to Jannik Fritz who graduated today with an MPhil. Jannik has complete his MPhil research with the IIPM Lab focused on developing a tool that helps technology ventures developing IP strategies. His research is based on our IP roadmapping work. image.jpg