Jul. 16, 2018

National Academy of Inventors Technology & Innovation Journal: “The Invention Gender Gap”

The July 2018 issue of Technology & Innovation, the Journal of the National Academy of Inventors, focuses on “the Invention Gender Gap,” highlighting how women are under-represented in the field of innovation. The issue includes articles on the following topics:

• Feminist Challenge to Gene Patents

• Gender Data Gap: Baseline of U.S. Academic Institutions

• Engaging Women Innovators: Analytical Support For Women Innovator Programming in University Technology Transfer

• Strategies to Close the Gender Gap in Invention and Technology Commercialization

• On the Commercialization Path: Entrepreneurship and Intellectual Property Outputs among Women in STEM

• Closing Diversity Gaps in Innovation: Gender, Race, and Income Disparities in Patenting and Commercialization of Inventions

• Addressing the Gender Gap among Patent Holders through Invention Education Policies

• Breaking Barriers: Female Inventors Blazing a Path Forward