Innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship in Europe are powered and supported by intellectual property (IP). Ideas Powered is an initiative that raises awareness about the value of IP and the importance of respecting it.

Part of this means that explaining to young Europeans how to protect their creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurship should be deeply rooted in any education fit for the 21st century. Born out of this belief was the start of the Ideas Powered @ School initiative.


83 % of European citizens have expressed a preference for accessing online content through legal authorised platforms. However they also feel it...
As part of its Ideas Powered initiative, the Observatory participated in a pioneering live campaign against counterfeiting and fake products, under...

Our projects

The Intellectual Property (IP) in Education project aims to bring intellectual property rights closer to classrooms by enhancing the creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship of young Europeans.More
From 28 to 30 March 2019, Ideas Powered hosted the fourth edition of the IP Youth Workshop, and on this occasion, Zagreb played host for the first time. The project aims to bring.More
The EUIPO and the European Commission invited the best and most pioneering teams to join the alliance against fake products and to co-create the next level of anti-counterfeiting.More