Ipernica (IPR)

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Ipernica (IPR) offers commercialisation services for Australian telecommunications technologies and life and sciences inventions. The company selects commercially viable intellectual property from research institutions and companies in the Asia Pacific region, licences technologies to industry users, incubates new companies, and undertakes patent assertion programs.

Basically the Company operates in two segments: IP Assertion and ipernica ventures. Intellectual property (IP) assertion segment is engaged in creating a diversified portfolio of IP litigation and licensing (assertion) cases. Ipernica ventures creates a portfolio of technology investments, including equity stakes in spin-off technology companies and royalty yielding IP licenses, and to generate revenue through the provision of commercialization consulting services. The Company operates in three geographical areas: Australasia, North America and Europe. On November 21, 2008, the Company acquired 100% of the equity interests in NearMap Pty Ltd.

Ipernica has developed strategic alliances with Australian Universities (particularly with its co-founder, University of Western Australia), CSIRO and various industry bodies. Core technologies in the IPR portfolio include licensing program SAR, a process for transmitting data via broadband, and various financial database technologies.

IPR has a diverse range of customers and competitors due to its broad portfolio of technologies. These include various research instiution and medicla research companies. Competitors of IPR include venture capital firms, pooled development funds and other investment companies. The end products IPR help to develop have diverse competition.

Ipernica (IPR) Products and Services

  • The creation and exploitation of Intellectual Property Rights on a global basis

Ipernica (IPR) Locations and Subsidiaries

Ipernica Head Office
16 Ord Street,
Phone: +61 8 9420 8500
Fax: +61 8 9420 8547

Ipernica (IPR) Share Price

Submitted by ASX Listed Company on 25 April, 2010 - 08:00