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Optimizing Patent Portfolio Management: Standardizing Practices for Enhanced Efficiency

IP Portfolio Management
Tags: AQX Corporate, IP Portfolio Management

In this highly informative session, Satoshi Ikeda, IP Manager at Sony, shares his approach to Patent Portfolio Management using the AQX platform. This presentation was voted most popular at the 2023 Anaqua Experience Conference.

About the Session

Effective Patent Portfolio Management (PPM) plays a crucial role in maximizing the value and strategic impact of intellectual property assets. However, practices and approaches to PPM can vary significantly across portfolio managers and projects, even within a single organization. The inefficiencies associated with manual administrative tasks, such as updating and visualizing portfolios in spreadsheets, further hinder the productivity of PPM efforts.

He’ll showcase how to classify, evaluate, and analyze a patent portfolio against predefined targets using key AQX features like Classification View, Portfolio Management View, HyperView, and AcclaimIP. By the end of this session, you will acquire valuable insights and practical techniques to standardize fundamental PPM practices, paving the way for enhanced efficiency and improved outcomes.

About the Speaker

Satoshi Ikeda is a highly accomplished Senior Manager leading the way in the IP Control Department at Sony Intellectual Property Services Corporation. With over 20 years of dedicated service to Sony, he has played a pivotal role in shaping and advancing the company's IP business.

At present, Satoshi spearheads the Business Process Re-engineering efforts of Sony's IP Platform, driving the digital transformation of essential components such as IPR Management Systems, IP Databases, IP Business Process Outsourcing, and other crucial aspects. His visionary leadership enables Sony to harness the full potential of its intellectual property and navigate the ever-evolving landscape of innovation.

Satoshi's expertise encompasses the entire lifecycle of Patent Portfolio Management, making him an asset to Sony's IP Platform. He possesses a profound understanding of diverse aspects, including prosecution, freedom-to-operate, enforcement, licensing, valuation, and transfer-out of portfolios. Such comprehensive knowledge empowers him to make strategic decisions and drive forward Sony's patent initiatives with efficiency.

With a keen eye for detail and a passion for innovation, Satoshi continually improves the IP platform to cater to Sony's ongoing growth. His seamless integration of IP and Systems expertise ensures that Sony remains at the forefront of the industry, leveraging its intellectual property to fuel the company's success.

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