The countries with the largest proportion of women cited as inventors
Every year we celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8th. On this occasion, we examined this month the countries with the largest proportion of women […]
Absurd or quirky patents: Brandon’s selection
Brandon’s team has selected a some patents found to be funny. Enjoy the discoveries!
The best innovations of the year 2021
Discover our selection of innovations in 2021.
The inventions imagined for the space exploration that we find in our daily lives
In this article, Brandon Valorisation presents some inventions you probably use, but they were originally developed for space exploration. We wish you a nice discovery!
Innovations in parasports
Brandon Valorisation has decided to dedicate this month an article on innovations aimed at facilitating and promoting the practice of sport for disabled people.
Companies still focused on innovation despite the crisis
According to a survey of 480 French, British and Spanish companies, the CEOs want to continue their investment in innovation and R&D despite the coronavirus […]
Our selection of innovations for the summer 2021
Discover Brandon Valorisation’s selection of innovations for the summer 2021.
Focus on Switzerland, the most innovative country in the world
According to WIPO's Global Innovation Index, Switzerland leads the most innovative countries 2020 ranking.
Does intellectual property apply to SME and start-ups?
By Anne Lévy, Patent & Trademark Attorney
Collaborative development of products and services: innovate better thanks to partnerships
A few weeks ago, Brandon Valorisation explained in an article how an SME could diversify its activity by licensing innovative products. This month, we emphasize […]
Margaret Hamilton, the woman who gave the moon to Mankind.
Very few of us may know that a woman, Margaret Hamilton, has played a decisive role in the adventure that led a man to make his “one small step” on the Moon in 1969. We make here her portrait.
Brexit: what are the consequences for innovation and intellectual property?
We were all in such a hurry to see 2020 end that we on the Continent barely noticed this historical event: December 31 also marked […]
The most remarkable innovations of 2020
Discover our selection of the most striking innovations of 2020.
Business valuation: interest and methods
In this article, Brandon Valorisation talks about the different methods that exist to value a company.
From invention to achievement: André Citroën and the Yellow Expedition
André Citroën, pioneer of the automotive industry, was also a master of communication. This he demonstrates by imagining the Yellow Expedition in 1931, an automobile rally to link Beirut to Beijing.
At the origin of brands in France
Trademarks appeared long before the first legislation on intellectual property. Take a trip back in time with us through the history of trademarks in France.
8 women who have changed our day-to-day lives
While women have also contributed to shape the world as we know it, they have often been forgotten in the history books. In this article, Brandon Valorisation wishes to highlight 8 talented women who have changed our daily lives. You will no longer be able to use these inventions without a thought to them.
Dare to become an entrepreneur at 50
Is 50 years an age to launch a business? Many of us are asking the question, perhaps thinking that chances of success are lower. But this is not true! Let’s get a look at the figures.
$190 million raised for Contentsquare
The French start-up Contentsquare, specialized in the analysis of the behavior of Internet users on mobile applications and websites, raised 190 million dollars. Now valued […]
Coronavirus: when epidemics foster innovation
The epidemic that is affecting us will certainly mark the history and we hope it will be less by its gravity than by the changes it will bring to our societies. Innovations are already flourishing to help all of us.
Let yourself be tempted by a trip… in Iceland!
Like us, you are probably confined into your home for several weeks. To allow you to travel, we have chosen to talk about Iceland. So let yourself be tempted by this expedition and come with us!
The most remarkable innovations of 2019
Discover our selection of the most striking innovations of 2019.
Dataiku: the new French unicorn
Arrival of Google in Dataiku’s capital After a new fundraising in December 2013, the value of the French start-up increased and passed the billion-dollar bar, […]
Charlotte Perriand, the pioneer of design
On 27 October 2019 was celebrated the 20th anniversary of the death of Charlotte Perriand, a great artist, revolutionary of the 20th century interior architecture. Brandon Valorisation looks back on her life.
Artificial Intelligence (AI): between the need for support and the necessity to regulate, a challenge for authorities
Artificial Intelligence has been growing for some years and is now appearing in products that we find on the market, but also in public debates.
Estonia, the perfect destination for start-ups?
With everyday life digitalized in many aspects and an administration focused on simplicity, Estonia seems to be transformed in a real paradise for entrepreneurs. Explanations:
Unicorn Canva valued at 3.2 billion dollars
A new fundraising for Canva: After a new fundraising, the Australian start-up Canva is now valued at 3.2 billion dollars. This unicorn (a word used […]
The growth of counterfeiting, an issue for Intellectual Property
It is estimated that approximately 7% of the importations in Europe are counterfeit products. This phenomenon is spreading. No sector is spared.
Tadao Ando, the architect of Light
Brandon Valorisation depicts the life of Tadao Ando, this famous Japanese architect, bold and prolific in the construction of iconic monuments.
Leonardo da Vinci, this visionary artist
2019 marks the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci’s death, a great inventor, artist and pioneer of his time. It is the occasion for Brandon to talk about the productive life of this man.
The methanization, a challenge for the future?
In a more and more alarming context about climate change, methanization is booming as a renewable energy generation process.
10 countries, 10 inventions: discover Brandon Valorisation’s selection
Brandon Valorisation selected 10 inventions from 10 different countries that facilitate our everyday life and/or enable to act for the planet.
Industrial backing, an alternative to fundraising
Fundraising is on a roll. Yet, it is not the only way for a company to support its development.
Women and entrepreneurship
In March, Brandon Valorisation spotlights women entrepreneurs. We strongly care about this subject, considering that our business partner, Brandon IP, is headed by a woman!
Innovations at the Salon de l’agriculture in 2019
The Salon International de l’Agriculture (SIA) was held from 23 February to 3 March 2019, at the same time as the SIMA (Salon International du Machinisme Agricole).
Innovation in green energies
To this day, one-fifth of the global energy comes from renewable sources and the sector employs 10.3 million people throughout the world.
Reduction in patent taxation in 2019
Reduction in patent taxation in 2019: an opportunity for the development and valorization of the innovative companies.
Most remarkable innovations of 2018 for Brandon Valorisation
Brandon Valorisation made a small selection of the most striking innovations of 2018.
Open innovation and industrial property: the keys to understanding
Open innovation: everybody talks about it, many people purport to do so, but few separate it from other concepts of collaboration and opening of the company.
Thomas Edison: the profile of a brilliant inventor
We could not talk about innovation without mentioning Thomas Edison and his prolific life.
In-kind contribution: definition and modalities
What is a contribution in kind? What is the role of the contribution auditor (in France)? Why mandate a consulting firm?
11 patented toys, valorized (or not) which became famous
As we approached the Christmas celebrations and the race against time to find THE toys begins, this article from La Boite Verte identifies the first patented famous toys.
Innovation to improve athletic performances
Because in September we go back to our sports clubs, Brandon Valorisation presents you some innovations in this field.
Drones of any style!
According to a SESAR study, 7 million leisure drones, 415,000 commercial drones and 3,000 military drones are expected in 2050. If several questions may arise, some benefits may be found for their use. Here is a selection of useful, special and sometimes crazy drones.
Country focus: Canada
Ice hockey and basketball, walkie-talkie and phone, electric wheelchair, sonar, pacemaker, plexiglas, garbage bags, alkaline batteries or egg boxes are all inventions that can be attributed to Canadians. This being said, how does Canada position itself within the world economy?
Public research evolution in France: silly obstacles still remains
On 7 June 2018, the economic newspaper Les Echos published an interview of Mr. Jacques Lewiner in which he noticed a “France of researchers that is evolving” but denounces an “outdated administration”.
Portugal on the path of growth
With its labor market flexibility, its multi-lingual population and its attractive infrastructures, Portugal currently attracts start-ups as well as the luxury industry and the major actors in aerospace industry.
South Korea: the 11th economy in the world
The Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Games have started on 8 February. We take this opportunity to focus on the South Korean economy.