We are primarily looking for new inventions. We help inventors throughout the patent process up to grant and compensate accordingly for transferring inventions rights to Nokia. Financial compensation and other perks are provided in return for full IP rights. However, you will be named as the inventor in the filed Patent Application.
Our website is designed to facilitate efficient routing of your idea in a secure manner, therefore please proceed to tell us about your idea on our website after “Registration”.
You need to register before submitting new ideas/inventions to Invent With Nokia.
If the invention IP rights are 100% owned by you and your co-inventors, please proceed to “Register”. After this, you may submit your ideas on our portal. Please note that at this stage of the submission process, the information you provide to Nokia must be non-confidential.
In case you wish to provide your information under confidential agreement with Invent With Nokia, you need to pass the initial review of your idea submission to get promoted under the Privileged route. Please refer to the Submission Process description below. Alternatively, if you are a researcher, owner of a start-up, scientist, student, university professor, individual inventor etc., and wish to show your potential, you may request for a promotion under our Privileged route by providing your details in the section of “Self-Promotion Request for Privileged route” in your profile after you have registered.
In the Privileged route, all the invention information shared between you and Nokia are bound under confidential agreement of Invent With Nokia. There are also some other benefits of the Privileged route e.g. quicker turnaround time, ability to view the terms & conditions, ability to upload supporting documents, option of selecting financial rewards, interaction with Nokia experts etc.
Once we approve your promotion request, you need to accept the terms & conditions of the confidential agreement. After which, you shall be permitted to directly submit your invention under the Privileged route of Invent With Nokia.
If the Invention IP rights are owned/shared by you and your employer (University/Company/Start-ups/Research Institute etc.), we have another Privileged route where we sign a framework agreement with your employer. This agreement covers names of inventors, address, email-id, project goals, duration, payment terms etc. There’s explicit declaration that inventors are governed by terms as set out between Nokia and their university/company/start-ups etc.
Upon having been accepted to the Privileged route, Invent With Nokia shall provide you with a personal email invitation that contains a unique link to register on the Invent With Nokia Portal. Login details are personal and must not be disclosed to a third party. If you are interested in the framework agreement between Nokia and your employer, please contact us by clicking Register and submitting a request submission with Title as “Request for framework agreement between Nokia and <Name of University/Company/Start-ups/Research Institute etc.>