The book Breeding Innovation and Intellectual Capital represents a complete reference book on managing IC life cycle management. It provides the emerging opportunities in the Knowledge domain, IC Process Management aspect in enterprise, Product Development, Software Development, Engineering Services, R&D, BPOs/KPOs, Pharma, Biotechnology, Contract Research, Legal Outsourcing etc. For Process management it describes the complete organization of processes at various levels of organizational maturity in terms of Innovation and IC. In nutshell, the Integrated Innovation, Knowledge management and Intellectual Framework (I2KIC) describes a model to mature enterprise Intellectual Capital capability in the organization. This is the first model in the world to manage the IC in an integrated manner rather than adopting an approach of maturing separate functional areas of an enterprise. Also, the model centers its business strategy around IC and knowledge density. Intellectual Capital Quotient measurements (metrics) provide tools to measure metrics for both Qualitative and Quantitative aspects of Innovation and IC management. The book also provides a body of knowledge on the dynamics of Innovation movements around the world. It describes the processes, procedures, costs, applicability, definitions , appropriate offices, Costs to obtain patents in the USA, Japan, European Union, Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) Patent, India, Trilateral co-operation patent, Duration of applicability and the approximate time to obtain a patents in these countries.
About the AuthorDr. Ajay Batra is a Ph.D in Business Administration, Post Graduate in Human Resources Management and holds an advance Diploma in Enterprise Management. He also holds a bachelors degree in Electronics Engineering. Dr. Batra has carried out extensive research in the arena of Intellectual Property Rights (IPRS) and innovation practices for over 7 years in the regions of US, European Union and Asia. He holds many IPR s to his credit. His area of Expertise includes Intellectual Property Rights life cycle processes management in Media, Entertainment, Animation, Gaming, and Publishing companies. His research on IPR milestones in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)/ Product Development Life Cycle( PDLC) and other service industries is truly the first global benchmark on IPR processes. The Integrated Innovation, Knowledge Management and Intellectual Capital (I2KIC) Framework propounded by him represents the first global standard in IPRs life cycle management.
Associate Professor of Law, KIIT Law School
KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India, 751024.
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