IEEE Delhi Section conducted a workshop on ‘Patent Publishing in India – A Paradigm-shift for Innovation in Academics’ at IIT Delhi on 20 Aug 2018. 13 members of the IEEE-NCU Chapter actively participated in the event and learnt about patenting and its importance on the following topics:

  • ‘Setting up an IPR Cell’ by Dr Smitha Sahu, Amity University.
  • ‘In-depth understanding of the patenting process right from filing, publishing to granting’ by Mr Prithipal Singh, India Patent Office.
  • ‘Tools for Prior-Art search and to determine patentability’ by
    Mr James Durkin,

Students were inspired to write more research papers for IEEE-NCU Chapter and received Certificates of Participation. The feedback from students was positive and they were motivated to learn more about patent publishing.