World Intellectual Property Organization

WIPO Training and Awareness-Raising Activities in the field of Building Respect for IP, and respective cooperation with Intergovernmental and Non Governmental Organizations

January to December 2012

Dates Venue Title
December 19-20, 2012 WIPO, Geneva Eighth Session of the Advisory Committee on Enforcement (ACE)
December 5–7, 2012 Kathmandu, Nepal WIPO Workshop on Building Respect for Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs) for Law Enforcement Officials; Half–day WIPO Colloquium for Judges of Appeal and District Courts
December 3–4, 2012 Istanbul, Turkey International Trademark Association (INTA) Conference on Advanced Anti-counterfeiting Strategies; Meeting of the Steering Group of the Global Congress on Combating Counterfeiting and Piracy
November 26, 2012 WIPO, Geneva Second Session of the Multi-Stakeholder Roundtable on Technical Assistance Against Counterfeit Medicines
November 22–23, 2012 Sofia, Bulgaria National Intellectual Property Seminar for Judges and Other Enforcement Institutions, in cooperation with the Bulgarian Patent Office
November 12–20, 2012 Seoul, Republic of Korea Interregional Training Program on Copyright Enforcement, in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of the Republic of Korea and the Korean Copyright Commission
November 12–13, 2012 Muscat, Sultanate of Oman WIPO Sub-regional Workshop on Building Respect for Intellectual Property
November 5-9, 2012 Tokyo, Japan Training Course on the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights, co-organized with the Japan Patent Office (JPO)
October 23 24, 2012 Chisinau, Moldova Fifth Inter-Regional Symposium on Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights, in cooperation with the State Agency on IP of the Republic of Moldova (AGEPI)
October 22 24, 2012 Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire Séminaire sous-régional de sensibilisation en matière de promotion du respect de la propriété intellectuelle à l’intention des magistrats des États membres de l’Organisation africaine de la propriété intellectuelle (OAPI) et d’autres États francophones, organisé conjointement avec l’OAPI en coopération avec l’INPI-France et l’Organisation internationale de la francophonie (OIF)
October 16-18, 2012 Dakar, Sénégal Atelier sous-régional sur l'impact économique et social de la contrefaçon et autres atteintes aux droits de propriété intellectuelle (PI) dans l'espace de la Communauté économique des États de l'Afrique de l'Ouest (CEDEAO) organisé conjointement avec l'Office Japonais des brevets en coopération avec l'Agence sénégalaise pour la propriété industrielle et l'innovation technologique (ASPIT) ainsi que la Communauté économique des États de l'Afrique de l'Ouest (CEDEAO)
 October 23–24, 2012 Brussels, Belgium 7th WCO Counterfeiting and Piracy (CAP) Group Meeting
September 27-28, 2012 Alicante, Spain First Plenary Meeting of the European Observatory on Infringements of IP Rights
September 26–27, 2012 Singapore Colloquium for Judges on the Enforcement of IP Rights, in cooperation with the IP Organization of Pakistan (IPO-Pakistan) and with the assistance of the European Union
September 11-13, 2012 Panama City, Panama 2012 International Law Enforcement IP Conference, co-hosted by INTERPOL and the Policía Nacional de Panamá in partnership with Underwriters Laboratories
September 10, 2012 Panama City, Panama International IP Crime Investigators College (IIPCIC) Advisory Group
September 4–5, 2012 Vilnius, Lithuania WIPO Sub-regional Conference on the Enforcement of IP Rights for Judges, in cooperation with the State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania
July 26-27, 2012 Lusaka, Zambia Regional Workshop on the Enforcement of IP Rights for the Judiciary and Law Enforcement Officials, in cooperation with ARIPO and the Patents and Companies Registration Agency (PACRA) of Zambia, and with the support of the USPTO
June 21-25, 2012 Geneva WIPO and the American University Washington College of Law Program on International Organization Law and Diplomacy:  Intellectual Property Issues
July 17-18, 2012 Beirut, Lebanon National Workshop on IP Enforcement and its Impact on Business
July 12, 2012 Geneva WIPO-University of Geneva Summer School on IP (Topic 33:  Building Respect for Intellectual Property)
July 6, 2012 Brussels, Belgium Meeting of the Steering Group of the Global Congress on Combating Counterfeiting and Piracy
July 3-4, 2012 Bangkok, Thailand WIPO-UNEP Regional Workshop on the Disposal of Counterfeit Goods
June 20, 2012 Geneva UNECE:  IPR Business Partnership Meeting
June 18, 2012 Geneva WIPO-WTO Colloquium for Teachers of IP (Theme 11: Enforcement of Intellectual Property)
June 14-15, 2012 Tirana, Albania National Workshop on Enforcement of IP Rights for Judges, in cooperation with the Albanian Copyright Office (ACO)
June 12, 2012 Geneva Study Visit of the Chief Magistrate of Antigua and Barbuda
June 5, 2012 Geneva WTO:  Meeting of the Council for TRIPS
May 22–23, 2012 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia National workshop on Enforcement
May 22-23;
May 25
Antigua & Barbuda;
St Kitts & Nevis;
Workshop on Enforcement of IP Rights for the Judiciary and Law Enforcement Officials
May 9, 2012 WIPO, Geneva Meeting with Judges from the Administrative Tribunal of Costa Rica
May 8-10, 2012 Washington, D.C., U.S.A WIPO-USPTO Workshop on the Enforcement of IP Rights for Judges
April 26, 2012 Brussels, Belgium Sixth WCO Counterfeiting and Piracy (CAP) Group Meeting, Brussels, May 2 and 3, 2012
April 18–20, 2012 Jakarta, Indonesia ASEAN-USPTO Advanced Workshop on Enforcement of IP Rights Against Trade in Counterfeit Goods
March 28–30, 2012 Odessa, Ukraine Europe-Asia Pacific Commonwealth of Independent States (EUR ASP CIS) Cross-Regional Seminar on Current Methods for Combating Cybercrime
March 26–28, 2012 San Salvador WIPO National Workshop on Enforcement of IP Rights for Prosecutors, Police and Customs Officials
March 27–29, 2012 Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso Séminaire sous-régional sur l’impact économique et social des atteintes aux droits de propriété intellectuelle dans l'espace de l’Union économique et monétaire Ouest africaine (UEMOA) à l’intention du corps judiciaire, des administrations publiques et du secteur privé
March 22, 2012 Amsterdam, The Netherlands IPR Business Group Meeting and REACT General Assembly
March 22, 2012 Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China First Meeting of the International IP Crime Investigators College (IIPCIC) Advisory Group, organized by INTERPOL
March 22, 2012 Geneva WIPO-WTO Advanced Course on IP for Government Officials (Topic 21: Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights:  Legal and Policy Context)
February 28-29, 2012 Geneva Meeting of the Council for TRIPS
February 28, 2012 Geneva Visit by a Team of IP Specialists from the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA)
February 20, 2012 Geneva Study Visit of Officials from Pakistan Enforcement Agencies
February 9, 2012 Geneva Study Visit of a Delegation from the UK IP Office
January 21, 2012 Geneva 130th Session of the World Health Organization Executive Board
January 10-11, 2012 The Hague, Netherlands Eighth Green Customs Partners’ Meeting organized by UNEP Division of Technology, Industry and Economics (DTIE)

 

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