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Technology Transfer & Commercialization of Intellectual Property & Patents: Patent Statistics and Analysis

Technology Transfer, also called Transfer of Technology (TOT) and Technology Commercialisation, is the process of transferring skills,technologies, methods of manufacturing, samples of manufacturing and facilities among governments or universities.

Patent Statistics and Analysis

Intellectual Property Statistics (WIPO)

World Intellectual Property Organization

WIPO cooperates with intellectual property (IP) offices from around the world to provide its stakeholders with up-to-date IP statistics


Canadian Patent Statistics

Canadian Intellectual Property Office

General Patent Statistics Published in CIPO's annual reports


U.S. Patent Statistics

USPTO monthly and calendar year statistics


Intellectual Property Statistics

World Intellectual Property Organization

Patents, Utility Models, Trademarks, Industrial Designs, Plant Varieties, Microorganisms


Trilateral Statistical Reports (EPO, JPO, USPTO)

Annual patent statistics compiled by the European Patent Office, Japan Patent Office and U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


Local Patents

Clusters of patents based on geographic location of the inventor or owner


OECD Science and Technology Patents

Statistical reports and studies of scientific and technical research, funding and patent output.(Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development)

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