Patent research is costly, time-consuming, and frustrating. Entrepreneurs need a tool that simplifies patent searches and evaluation, as well as trademarks, across EU countries.
When an entrepreneur is just starting out, evaluating and protecting IP can be a tedious, costly, and time-intensive process. There needs to be a better way to evaluate patents across countries, and to present the information in a much more user-friendly way for entrepreneurs.
How will your concept support web entrepreneurship?
Facilitates the development of IP and potentially lowers the cost of establishing patents.
What kinds of resources will be needed to get this concept off the ground and scale it?
Admittedly this is a complex problem, but the data mining and machine learning technology is there to make this more of a possibility.