Diversity Tool – General Analysis in Excel

As part of our effort to support diversity initiatives, ROL Group developed a simple Excel tool for estimating the gender of the inventors on your patent.

Download the tool

Watch a YouTube tutorial on how to use the tool

You can read more about the challenges of understanding gender diversity in inventorship and the creation of this tool in our article:

Additional resources and articles discussing diversity initiatives:

Early Impression from Invention Diversity Study” An article by Santa Clara University on how to solve diversity data challenges.

Note: The tool was updated on Sep 20, 2021 to address some issues when the WIPO lookup table did not return a gender, thanks for the bug report.