World Intellectual Property Organization

Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO: Fifty-Fourth Series of Meetings

September 22 to 30, 2014

Agenda Items

1. Opening of the Sessions

2. Election of the Officers

3. Adoption of the Agenda

4. Director General's Report

5. General Statements

Governing Bodies and Institutional Issues

6. Admission of Observers (A/54/2)

7. Appointment of Deputy Directors General and Assistant Directors General (WO/CC/70/2)

8. Draft Agendas for the 2015 Ordinary sessions of the WIPO General Assembly, the WIPO Conference, the Paris Union Assembly and the Berne Union Assembly (A/54/3 Rev.)

Audit and Oversight

9. Report by the WIPO Independent Advisory Oversight Committee (IAOC) (WO/GA/46/1) (A/54/5)

10. Report by the External Auditor (A/54/4) (A/54/5)

11. Summary Annual Report of the Director of the Internal Audit and Oversight Division (WO/GA/46/2) (A/54/5)

Program and Budget Matters

12. Report on the Program and Budget Committee (A/54/6 Rev.) (A/54/7) (A/54/8) (A/54/9)  (A/54/10) (A/54/11) (A/54/12) (WO/GA/46/11) (A/54/5)

WIPO Committees and International Normative Framework

13. Report of the Committee on Development and Intellectual Property (CDIP) and Review of the Implementation of the Development Agenda Recommendations (WO/GA/46/3) (WO/GA/46/4) (WO/GA/46/10)

14. Consideration of the Convening of a Diplomatic Conference for the Adoption of a Design Law Treaty (DLT) (WO/GA/46/9)

15. Matters relating to the Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (SCCR) (WO/GA/46/5)

16. Matters Concerning the Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore (IGC) (WO/GA/46/6)

17. Reports on other WIPO Committees (WO/GA/46/7 Rev.)

  • Standing Committee on the Law of Patents (SCP);
  • Standing Committee on the Law of Trademarks, Industrial Designs and Geographical Indications (SCT);
  • Committee on WIPO Standards (CWS); and
  • Advisory Committee on Enforcement (ACE)

Global Intellectual Property Services

18. PCT System1 (PCT/46/1) (PCT/46/2) (PCT/46/3) (PCT/46/4) (PCT/46/5)

19. Madrid System (MM/A/48/1) (MM/A/48/2) (MM/A/48/3)

20. Hague System (H/A/34/1) (H/A/34/2)

21. The WIPO Coordination Committee to Provide Advice to the Lisbon Union Assembly Regarding the Convening of a Diplomatic Conference for the Adoption of a Revised Lisbon Agreement on Appellations of Origin and Geographical Indications in 2015  (WO/CC/70/4)

22. Lisbon System (LI/A/31/1) (LI/A/31/2)

23. WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center, including Domain Names (WO/GA/46/8)

Staff Matters

24. Annual Report on Human Resources (WO/CC/70/1) (A/54/5)

25. Staff Regulations and Rules:  Amendments to Staff Regulations for Approval;  Notification of Amendments to Staff Rules  (WO/CC/70/3)

Closing of the Sessions

26. Adoption of the General Report and of the Individual Reports of each Governing Body

27. Closing of the Sessions

Other related documents

  • The Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Strategy of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) (A/54/INF/5)
  1. The 27th session of the PCT Committee for Technical Cooperation will be held prior to this agenda item (PCT/CTC/27)

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