STRATEGY - CURRENT PROJECTS

  • Challenging the ICT Patent Framework for Responsible Innovation

The aim of the project is to provide a structured review of the role of the Patent System on the innovation process and how it impacts the social development from a multiple standpoint (legal, economics, ethical, technological) with specific focus on the particularities of ICT research and innovation. The project will identify the imperfections of the current system and propose alternatives that provide better alignment between ICT Research & Innovation, human needs and societal expectations, according to the principles of Responsible Research & Innovation.