The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) organized an Open Day to commemorate three important events in the current development of the IPC:
An IPC Forum was held on February 13, 2006 to commemorate these events. The purpose of the IPC Forum was to further promote the worldwide use of the IPC by:
Presentations at the IPC Forum were made by leading experts in patent information and patent classification.
The event was open to the general public.
Conclusions of the Forum
The conclusions of the IPC Forum outline the current state of IPC reform, its achievements and remaining problems.