IPC Classification

Class code (prefix) Descriptions Number of results
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  • G - Physics
  • G06Q - Data processing systems or methods, specially adapted for administrative, commercial, financial, managerial, supervisory or forecasting purposes; systems or methods specially adapted for administrative, commercial, financial, managerial, supervisory or forecasting purposes, not otherwise provided for
G06Q 10/00 Administration; Management
G06Q 10/02 Reservations, e.g. for tickets, services or events
G06Q 10/04 Forecasting or optimisation, e.g. linear programming, "travelling salesman problem" or "cutting stock problem"
G06Q 10/06 Resources, workflows, human or project management, e.g. organising, planning, scheduling or allocating time, human or machine resources; Enterprise planning; Organisational models
G06Q 10/08 Logistics, e.g. warehousing, loading, distribution or shipping; Inventory or stock management, e.g. order filling, procurement or balancing against orders
G06Q 10/10 Office automation, e.g. computer aided management of electronic mail or groupware; Time management, e.g. calendars, reminders, meetings or time accounting
G06Q 20/00 Payment architectures, schemes or protocols
G06Q 20/02 Payment architectures, schemes or protocols involving a neutral third party, e.g. certification authority, notary or trusted third party [TTP]
G06Q 20/04 Payment circuits
G06Q 20/06 Private payment circuits, e.g. involving electronic currency used only among participants of a common payment scheme
G06Q 20/08 Payment architectures
G06Q 20/10 Payment architectures specially adapted for home banking systems
G06Q 20/12 Payment architectures specially adapted for electronic shopping systems
G06Q 20/14 Payment architectures specially adapted for billing systems
G06Q 20/16 Payments settled via telecommunication systems
G06Q 20/18 Payment architectures involving self-service terminals [SSTs], vending machines, kiosks or multimedia terminals
G06Q 20/20 Point-of-sale [POS] network systems
G06Q 20/22 Payment schemes or models
G06Q 20/24 Credit schemes, i.e. "pay after"
G06Q 20/26 Debit schemes, i.e. "pay now"
G06Q 20/28 Pre-payment schemes, i.e. "pay before"
G06Q 20/30 Payment architectures, schemes or protocols characterised by the use of specific devices
G06Q 20/32 Payment architectures, schemes or protocols characterised by the use of specific devices using wireless devices
G06Q 20/34 Payment architectures, schemes or protocols characterised by the use of specific devices using cards, e.g. integrated circuit [IC] cards or magnetic cards
G06Q 20/36 Payment architectures, schemes or protocols characterised by the use of specific devices using electronic wallets or electronic money safes
G06Q 20/38 Payment architectures, schemes or protocols - Details thereof
G06Q 20/40 Authorisation, e.g. identification of payer or payee, verification of customer or shop credentials; Review and approval of payers, e.g. check of credit lines or negative lists
G06Q 20/42 Confirmation, e.g. check or permission by the legal debtor of payment
G06Q 30/00 Commerce, e.g. shopping or e-commerce
G06Q 30/02 Marketing, e.g. market research and analysis, surveying, promotions, advertising, buyer profiling, customer management or rewards; Price estimation or determination
G06Q 30/04 Billing or invoicing
G06Q 30/06 Buying, selling or leasing transactions
G06Q 30/08 Auctions
G06Q 40/00 Finance; Insurance; Tax strategies; Processing of corporate or income taxes
G06Q 40/02 Banking, e.g. interest calculation, credit approval, mortgages, home banking or on-line banking
G06Q 40/04 Exchange, e.g. stocks, commodities, derivatives or currency exchange
G06Q 40/06 Investment, e.g. financial instruments, portfolio management or fund management
G06Q 40/08 Insurance, e.g. risk analysis or pensions
G06Q 50/00 Systems or methods specially adapted for specific business sectors, e.g. utilities or tourism
G06Q 50/02 Agriculture; Fishing; Mining
G06Q 50/04 Manufacturing
G06Q 50/06 Electricity, gas or water supply
G06Q 50/08 Construction
G06Q 50/10 Services
G06Q 50/12 Hotels or restaurants
G06Q 50/14 Travel agencies
G06Q 50/16 Real estate
G06Q 50/18 Legal services; Handling legal documents
G06Q 50/20 Education
G06Q 50/22 Social work
G06Q 50/24 Patient record management (processing of medical or biological data for scientific purposes G06F 19/00)
G06Q 50/26 Government or public services
G06Q 50/28 Logistics, e.g. warehousing, loading, distribution or shipping
G06Q 50/30 Transportation; Communications
G06Q 50/32 Post and telecommunications
G06Q 50/34 Betting or bookmaking, e.g. Internet betting
G06Q 90/00 Systems or methods specially adapted for administrative, commercial, financial, managerial, supervisory or forecasting purposes, not involving significant data processing
G06Q 99/00 Subject matter not provided for in other groups of this subclass