2001: A Speaker Odyssey - The Speaker Recognition Workshop

June 18-22, 2001
Crete, Greece

Patent: a Public Disclosure of Intellectual Property

Regis Quelavoine

European Patent Office, Munich, Germany

After a brief presentation of the European Patent Office, we will discuss the life of a patent : a time and space limited monopoly for industrial applications, but also the public disclosure of an invention. We will conclude with an overview of the latest trends in the field G10L17, international patent classification code for "Speaker identification or verification".

[Paper not available]   Presentation

Bibliographic reference.  Quelavoine, Regis (2001): "Patent: a public disclosure of intellectual property", In ODYSSEY-2001 [presentation only].