The Innovation Hub

Autotech Council

The Autotech Council was launched in 2012 by 50 auto industry execs based in Silicon Valley to keep an open flow of introductions, education, and discovery between automakers, vendors, and distributors with startups, entrepreneurs, and venture capitalists.

Article One Partners

Article One Partners provides its clients with the information necessary to make the best IP-related business decisions. They offer a spectrum of crowdsourced and project-based research to invalidate poor-quality patents, ensure high-quality grants, and uncover technical and market intelligence.

Brooks Kushman

Brooks Kushman is a nationally ranked law firm specializing in litigation, procurement, licensing, and counseling services related to intellectual property and technological matters, join our Innovation Hub.

Cipher Automotive

Cipher applies the latest advances in machine learning and artificial intelligence to an innovative top-down approach to patent analytics.When it comes to intangible value, it’s hard to understand what’s out there. Cipher eliminates the guesswork. It is the leading IP data analytics platform with the largest aggregation of patent data, all at your fingertips.


Datamyne offers online access to the world's largest searchable database covering the import export trade of some 50 countries, including US trade with the world. Our easy-to-use online search tools help you uncover meaningful insight into the volume, value, and location of commercial activities by enterprise, industry, national or local market.

Federal Opportunities Database

AutoHarvest is proud to feature a searchable database of federally awarded SBIR / STTR (Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer) grants. We now have loaded over 80,000 awards from the past 11 years, representing billions of dollars in advanced technology R&D support from the US Government directed to small companies in the anticipation they will grow or partner to commercialize their technologies.

Intellectual Asset Management Magazine

IAM, a part of the IP Media Group, is providing access to select databases and information of compelling interest related to technology commercialization. Specifically available now are the IAM Strategy 300, which identifies individuals who can help IP owners increase the value of their portfolios, and IAM Patent 1000, listing and writing about best-in-class patent prosecution, licensing and litigation practitioners on a global basis.

ICAP Patent Brokerage

ICAP Patent Brokerage is the global leader in intellectual property brokerage. We leverage the talents of experienced intellectual property monetization professionals to match buyers and sellers for the sale of patents and other intellectual property assets. With multiple transaction platforms and unparalleled industry knowledge and experience, ICAP Patent Brokerage is the market leader in the transaction of intellectual property.


idealAsset is the " for IP". We use a powerful matching algorithm to pair IP sellers with IP buyers automatically. We also pair IP Buyers and their specific needs with available IP - think push AND pull. We use a double opt-in model so only when both parties agree to connect is a match completed. Our platform reduces the time to find, value, prioritize and close a deal.

Industrial Interface

Industrial Interface, Inc. is a technology company streamlining the communication of Engineers, Buyers, and Suppliers working in the manufacturing space. Industrial Interface's core competencies are in Big Data Analysis and custom software development. We operate the largest database of capabilities for North American Manufacturers, Distributors, and Representatives via a custom search engine.

At we are strong believers in treating innovation management as any other management discipline that can be learned and used as a sustainable strategy for creating long-term value. Our goal is to facilitate an increased sharing of knowledge, best practices, tools and related resources among innovation practitioners and other professionals who want to bring the discipline of innovation to their organizations.


Innovation2Pivot's leading-edge Innovation Management Toolkit offers a comprehensive roadmap to innovation success, helping you to overcome obstacles, tell your innovation story, and turn your ideas into compelling business opportunities.

IPVision, Inc.

IPVision provides a deep understanding of patent information, financial data and strategy through the innovative IPVision Advantage analytics platform, programs, reports and project and services.


ITECS Innovative Consulting helps companies get over the hurdle of taking technology from research into product development by finding technology, partners, and funding to move the project forward. They also help build the business case for their clients' innovation projects by completing due diligence on both the technology and the market. So they not only remove obstacles to innovation to get your technology to market faster, but also help evaluate projects worth pursuing to avoid costly mistakes.


ktMINE is an intellectual property (IP) information services firm focused on delivering IP protection and competitive advantage to IP owners and stakeholders across the globe.

Created to provide users a depth of intellectual property (IP) knowledge once thought impossible, ktMINE’s IP platform delivers a universe of IP information. With access to license agreements, royalty rates, patents, patent assignments, and more, deal, value and monitor IP with ease for any company and any industry.

Knowledge Sharing Systems (KSS)

Knowledge Sharing Systems (KSS) and the AutoHarvest Foundation have partnered to offer an IP management suite that will allow for streamlined product placement and administration on multiple online platforms. Together, KSS and AH will give organizations a way accelerate their technology transfer processes to increase the rate of innovation and reduce the amount of time and effort spent managing their portfolios.

les Nouvelles -The journal of the Licensing Executives Society International

les Nouvelles is the journal of the LESI. The journal is published quarterly and is designed to further the knowledge of the societies members and others in improving their skills, techniques and knowledge in licensing and protecting Intellectual Property.

Munich Innovation Group

Munich Innovation Group is a leading service provider for intellectual property monetization and research on a global scale. Clients include publicly listed high-tech corporates, privately held companies, independent inventors, academic institutions and investors. Munich Innovation Group offers IP licensing management, patent transactions, legal enforcement, and IP advisory services.

NanoMaterial Registry

The Nanomaterial Registry focuses on bringing together data from a variety of research and manufacturing sources in order to more rapidly understand the benefits and risks of nanomaterials to biological and environmental systems.


Since 2009 Omnia has been managing the worldwide Technical Publications and Marketing Communications of Fiat Group Automobiles, localising 6 million source words in 18 languages, making a total of about 100 million translated words a year (repair manuals, owner's handbooks, service bulletins, helpdesk databanks, recall campaigns, service news, diagnostics software etc., as well as press releases, marketing collateral and sales and technical training materials) for the group's Alfa Romeo , Fiat, Lancia, Abarth, Jeep , Fiat Camper and Fiat Professional brands.


PatSnap is a leading IP Analytic and Management platform. Its simple yet powerful interface allows even non IP-proficient users to compete and innovate on global scale. AutoHarvest members that register to use the Patsnap Global Patent Search and Analysis Platform before June 30th will receive a 10% discount.

Shobayashi International

Shobayashi International Patent & Trademark Office is one of the fastest-growing IP law firms in Japan. With 170-plus professionals, including 12 former JPO examiners, Shobayashi provides full-range IP services in prosecution, litigation, licensing and monetization.

Stout Risius Ross

Stout Risius Ross (SRR) is a premier global financial advisory firm that specializes in Investment Banking, Valuation & Financial Opinions, and Dispute Advisory & Forensic Services. We serve a range of clients from Fortune 500 corporations to privately held companies in numerous industries around the world. SRR partners with IP stakeholders to identify and capture value by aligning IP monetization efforts with business strategy. Through our experience in IP licensing and valuation, as well as in commercializing technology-based products, we are able to understand complex IP and technology issues and help our clients meet their business objectives.


TechShop is a membership-based workshop that provides members with access to tools and equipment, instruction, and a community of creative and supportive people so they can build the things they have always wanted to make.

United States Patent & Trademark Office

The U.S. Department of Commerce's United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and the AutoHarvest Foundation today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) by which the two organizations will work together to spur innovation and generate jobs in advanced manufacturing through the creation of an online environment for innovators to exchange information, facilitate technical discussions, and encourage the growth of entrepreneurial activities.

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US Cluster Mapping

The U.S. Cluster Mapping Project is a national initiative that provides open data about regional clusters and economies to support U.S. business, innovation, and policy. The project is led by Professor Michael Porter through Harvard Business School's Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness and supported by the U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration.


WardsAuto delivers the latest insights and analysis for today's auto industry, helping you see the opportunities and risks for your business in the months and years to come. Find out how WardsAuto forecasts, insight reports and data tools can help you understand current and upcoming trends in order to grow your business. Information-sharing and networking events such as the quarterly WardsAuto Outlook series, the WardsAuto Interiors Conference and WardsAuto UX Conference introduce you to top OEM and supplier executives to grow your contact base.


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