IP protection



1 Please provide a short description of the state-of-the-art and/or current trends in the field? How does the result fit into it?
The annual growth of market of electric bicycles 20%.

Their achievement is the monocoque body. It is a “shell construction”, they bear the technology for small scale production.

Their goal now the price reduction, they want to achieve an attractive  price for the market



2 What is the problem/need/knowledge gap that the research result is responding to?  How was it addressed before?
To achieve a 25 kg mass for the entire vehicle.

And to achieve a low cost production

The present team do not have enough experience in mass production



3 What is the potential for further research?
To increase the energy storage capacity and the alternative driving



4 What is the proposed method of IPR-protection? (patent, license, trademark etc.)
1.Present they have a European protection of MOveo design model, trade mark

2. Moveo-logo has got  Eu design mark.

3. Patented by the Hu patent office

4. They want to extend it to major countries EU (PCT), USA Canada, Japan, China, India




5 What are the steps that need to be taken in order to secure the IPR-protection? What is the cost of IPR-protection?
The further step is about 1 million HUF for the PCT.

The introduction in bigger countries  95 000 €



6 What is you overall assessment of the scientific maturity of the research result?
Scientifically it is a matured project.








Please put X as appropriate. 1 2 3 4 5
Scientific maturity         X
Synergies         X
State-of-the-art/innovation         X
IPR-potential       X  


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