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minesoft presents: Making sense of patents
A guide for scientists and engineers (Part 1 of 3)
Compared to scienfic papers which are wrien by sciensts and engineers with the intent to inform, patents are usually wrien by lawyers with the goal of craing a legally defensible posion. In short, patents are wrien in a kind of legal code.
However, about 70% of all technical informaon that is published in the world is only available in patents. If they persevere, researchers can extract the essence of a patent and operate from a posion that is 3x stronger than a colleague who only reads scienfic papers! In this free webinar, aendees will become acquainted with code breaking and paern recognion strategies for idenfying and extracng important informaon from patents. Aendees will understand the reasons patents are so different from papers and gain insight into how to use patents in their work.
Register for your place on this free webinar with Sco Bloomer, AOCS and Thomas Smith, Mineso at 11am ET on 27th January.
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