Discover the next ‘big thing’ by researching into patent insights.

Patents are significant to engineers during new product development because of the insights, problem solving and decision-making that are documented within patent applications. Yet patents are sidelined and normally seen as late indicators of change. This article seeks to challenge the status quo by discussing:

  • How patents are used today
  • Why engineers could uncover a new trend and win new business with patent intelligence
  • How engineers can sort through thousands of patents to find insights most relevant to them with Engineering Workbench by IHS Markit

Read the article and learn why you should never view patents the same way.


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