Panel Session - Chaired and Animated by Susan Feldman - IDC, USA
Two industry user practitioners from two large companies -- Wolfgang Thielemann, Head of Information Retrieval and Analysis at Bayer Pharma, and Heinz-Gerd Kneip, Head of Specialty Chemicals and Biotechnology Information at BASF -- discuss with Sue Feldman and the audience information tools they have chosen, and how their choices were made and evaluated.
** Vendor Short Presentations: Lighthouse IP Group * Intellixir * Linguamatics
Patent Prior-Art Searching with Latent Semantic Analysis
Alex Butler - Executive Vice President, IPVision, USA
Expert System Driven Insights into Patent Quality and Competitive Positions
Kalpana Ravi (Philips India – Intellectual Property and Standards), B. Ravi Kiran (LIGM, ESIEE, Université Paris Est, France), Mannan Bakthavathsalu (Philips India – Intellectual Property and Standards)
Automatic Query Re-Ranking in a Patent Database by Local Frequency and Adjacency Distribution
2012 Conference Final Endnote
Willem Geert Lagemaat - CEO, Lighthouse IP Group, The Netherlands
What Information Tools can you Imagine for the Future?