Mapping Innovation

A patent map can visually identify hot spots for innovation as well as connections between industries

Having a map – whether one is navigating the seas or a proverbial map to help you lay out your future -- is necessary tools to prevail in life and to anticipate what’s coming. There’s also a map that displays a graphical model of patent visualization for the world of innovation and provides insights on the future.

According to Reuters.com, a patent map can visually identify hot spots for innovation as well as connections between industries, the graphical models can provide visual representation of the areas in which companies are protecting intellectual property and can help businesses stay one step ahead of the curve.

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Alexis Harrison

Alexis Harrison is a Connecticut-based writer and public relations professional whose career spans both print journalism and broadcast news. Alexis started her professional life as...

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