Europe’s sustainable growth and progress depend upon a collaborative innovation ecosystem built on patents and open standards.

October 5, 2022

Momentum for licensing mobile technology in auto sector grows

Last month, news broke that several of the largest vehicle manufacturers in Europe and Asia have joined the Avanci patent licencing platform. Joining the Avanci platform […]
August 29, 2022

5G/6G, G is for Green

Introduction  In recent years, but perhaps never more so than this summer, European societies have become more and more aware of the need to urgently address […]
June 27, 2022

World SME Day – Open standards and the licensing of related patents help drive SMEs’ growth

On 27 June, we mark the World Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Day, established by the UN with the goal of raising public awareness about the […]
May 17, 2022

Open standards help 5G take off around the world

On this, World Telecommunications Day, IP Europe welcomes the fact that sales of 5G-capable devices now outnumber their 4G counterparts. 5G is faster, more reliable, and […]
April 26, 2022

World IP Day: Let’s celebrate the tech we love and the patents that make it possible

World Intellectual Property Day celebrates the crucial role IP plays in driving innovation in Europe and around the world. Intellectual property rights ensure people and companies […]
November 9, 2021

5G and Green Energy

Today’s blog considers the role that wireless technology can be expected to play in achievement of climate change goals and the European Green Deal.  In our […]
June 29, 2021

The value of connectivity in automobiles

Cellular connectivity brings exciting new features to cars. These include safety features such as warnings about external hazards (like slippery roads or lane changes), emergency call […]