Workshop Location!

The workshop takes place at Leibniz-Institut für Informationsinfrastruktur - FIZ Karlsruhe,
Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1, 76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen in room Room 102 Humboldt.
See also this link.

Keynote speaker

Anthony (Tony) Trippe is Managing Director of Patinformatics, LLC. Patinformatics is an advisory firm specializing in patent analytics and landscaping to support decision making for technology based businesses. In addition to operating Patinformatics, Mr. Trippe is also an Adjunct Professor of IP Management and Markets at Illinois Institute of Technology teaching a course on patent analysis, and landscapes for strategic decision making. Tony is an influential thought leader in the patent analysis space, recently wrote the Guidelines for the Preparation of Patent Landscape Reports for the World Intellectual Property Organization, has been named one of the Top 300 IP Strategists by IAM Magazine, and is the author of the popular Patinformatics blog. Mr Trippe has written or contributed to IP related articles that have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, The Washington Post and more than a dozen additional sources.​


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Workshop Programme


09:00 - 09:05

Opening: Welcome to PatentSemTech 2019

09:05 -- 10:45

Improving Patent Analytics Using Semantic Technologies
Keynote given by Anthony Trippe, Patinformatics, LLC

Deep Learning based Pipeline with Multichannel Inputs for Patent Classification
Mustafa Sofean, FIZ Karlsruhe

Binary Patent Classification Methods for Analyzing Technological Change
Benjamin Meindl, University of Lisbon

10:45 - 11:15

Coffee break

11:15 -- 12:45

Identifying the Creation and Impact of New Technologies in Patent Text
Sam Arts, KU Leuven

Detecting Multi Word Terms in Patents the same way as Named Entities
Tobias Fink, TU Wien

Semantic Views - Interactive Hierarchical Exploration for Patent Landscaping
Tatyana Skripnikova, KIT – Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

12:45 - 13:45

Lunch break

13:45 -- 14:45

Deep Learning Services for Patents
Demo, Ahmad Alrifai, FIZ Karlsruhe

Visual Programming for Patent Mining
Demo, Farag Saad, FIZ Karlsruhe

Tutorial 1 – Patent Landscaping User Interface
Tatyana Skripnikova (KIT), Hidir Aras (FIZ Karlsruhe)

14:45 - 15:15

Coffee break

15:15 -- 17:00

Tutorial 2 - From A-Z, towards a patent text mining application
Linda Andersson (TU Wien, AR-IT GmbH)
W2V example (zipped_xls) (xlsx)

Fishbowl Discussion / Wrap-up
Workshop Survey (to be filled at the end of the day, or tomorrow)