Founder and Scientific Advisor
Dietmar Harhoff is co-founder and scientific advisor to octimine technologies GmbH. Dietmar was a full professor at LMU from 1998 to 2013 and is now a director at the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition in Munich. Dietmar is interested in innovation processes, entrepreneurship and intellectual property, and has published a large number of articles in this field. He has worked extensively on patent citations, IP valuation and litigation. Dietmar likes classical music and opera. His favorite sport is rowing on Lake Starnberg.