Every new invention takes advantage of previous ones.
It is crucial to understand technologies’ intrinsic characteristics, trace their genesis, rise and fall.
iPatDoc succeeds the PATExpert and TOPAS projects.
The technologies to be developed in iPATDoc will facilitate patent analysis via a novel visual concept map representation.
The research leading to these results has received funding from the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme. "Research for the benefit of SMEs" managed by Research Executive Agency under Grant Agreement Number FP7-SME-606163.