Registration, protection and exploitation of intellectual property (patents, trademarks and designs) are a major factor in the success and costs of our knowledge society. In this seminar, the participants will be introduced to the basic principles of intellectual property protection . This helps you to design your own portfolio optimally.

Intellectual Property Rights (Basics):
Start:                                         End:                                         Application deadline:
Thu, April 6, 2017, 9:00        Fri, 7 April 2017, 17:00         Fri, 31 March 2017

Patent and Literature Research
Start:                                       End:                                          Application deadline:
May 12, 2017, 9:00 am,       12 May 2017, 5:00 pm          Fri, 5 May 2017

Technology Transfer Center
Seminar room TTZ, 2nd floor
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8700 Leoben

Seminar contents:  Intellectual Property Rights:

  • National and international legal bases of intellectual property
  • Brands and domains
  • Design rights and copyright
  • Antitrust and competition law


  • Patents and utility models
  • Registration strategies and substantive patenting requirements
  • Formulation and interpretation of patent claims
  • Determination of the protection right
  • Practical task


European Patent Attorney Dr. Andreas Dilg, Dipl.-Phys.
Office: Dilg.Haeusler.Schindelmann, München

Seminar contents: Patent and Literature Research:


  • Patent protection tools
  • Foundations and strategies for successful patent and literary research
  • Sample search in preferably free online databases
  • Documentation and evaluation
  • Database usage at the example of the Montanuniversität


DI Gerhard Stelzer, Patentservice, Montanuniversität Leoben
Dr. Christian Hasenhüttl, University Library and Archives, Montanuniversität Leoben

Target group:
Leading or scientific employees in R & D or technology-oriented companies, scientific staff of research facilities, potential company founders, product developers, interested parties.

€ 790,00 for Intellectual Property Rights
€ 395,00 for Patent and Literature Research

OFFER: If you book this seminar at the same time as the seminar “Patent and Literature Research” (1-day, single price € 395,00), you pay only € 990,00 for both seminars! (Saving € 195,00)

Infolink zur Seminar Patent and literature research

Click here for the registration form:

for Intellectual Property Rights


for Patent and Literature Research


DI Gerhard Stelzer
+43 3842 402 8406

Note: This event will be held without the financial participation of WTZ Süd