WIPO Technology Trends

The WIPO "Technology Trends" series tracks the development of technologies through the analysis of data on innovation activities. The findings are complemented with industry perspectives, making them of particular interest to business leaders, researchers and policymakers.

For the first report in the series we researched global patenting activity to systematically identify trends in artificial intelligence.

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The Story of AI in Patents

Explore the evolution of AI through the prism of patents in this visual feature.

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Patent Landscape Reports

Patent Landscape Reports describe the patent situation for a specific technology in a given geographical area. Our reports break down and analyze key information from patent searches for easier visualization and comprehension. Find out more about WIPO Patent Landscape Reports.