PEOPLE | Jul 17, 2018

Blockchain and counterfeiting: interview with EUIPO deputy director Andrea di Carlo

What is the role of blockchain in protecting intellectual property?
Every year 60 billion euros are lost in the European Union due to counterfeiting. EUIPO is an EU agency, based in Alicante, Spain, which manages the registration of EU trade marks (EUTM) and registered Community designs (RCDs) in order to protect intellectual property (IP) in all EU Member States. “The European Observatory on Infringements of Intellectual Property Rights ,"  says EUIPO deputy director Andrea Di Carlo, "was established in 2009 to support the protection and enforcement of IP rights and to combat the growing threat of[…]
TECH | Jul 5, 2018

Name of the medicine: Hackathon

WHAT IT IS According to Wikipedia, the homeopathic medicine Hackathon “is an event in which computer programmers and others involved in software development, including graphic designers, interface designers, project managers, and[…]
MARKET | Apr 20, 2017

Is Data Lake a new resource?

Organisations are increasingly relying on knowledge derived from data to improve profitability, discover new opportunities, accelerate product and service innovation, and ensure a good customer experience. Big Data however, as[…]