Archive for May 2017

A new benchmark for patent translation


Since 2013, the EPO has offered Patent Translate, a free to use translation tool that allows anyone interested in patents to gain access to a world of patent documentation in other languages. Recently the service has undergone a change that has improved this service even further, thanks to a new technology called Neural Machine Translation […]

Supporting the PATLIB network


This week I was pleased to speak at our annual PATLIB conference, where participants from Europe‚Äôs PATLIB centres gathered in their role as providers of patent information. With nearly two hundred professionals present from across the EPO member states, the event has established itself as a focal point in the PATLIB agenda since the first […]