World Intellectual Property Organization

Enforcement-Related Activities by Different Sectors of WIPO

May to December 2003

Dates Venue Title
March to September Turin, Italy
(WIPO Worldwide Academy)
Master of Laws in Intellectual Property
May 12-15 Mexico City (IMPI from 12 to 14; and INDAUTOR on 15 and 16) Practical Training on Copyright for the IMPI and INDAUTOR Staff
May 27-28 Santiago, Chile Seminario nacional de la OMPI sobre los derechos de los organismos de radiodifusión
June Australia and Tokyo, Japan South Africa: Study visit of three officials (prosecutor, magistrate, DTI) to Australia and Japan
June 3-4 Republic of Congo CEMAC (Communauté économique des États de l'Afrique centrale): Subregional Seminar on Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights for Customs Officers and Magistrates from CEMAC Member States, organized jointly with WIPO
June 4-6 WIPO Worldwide Academy, Geneva Interregional Intermediate Seminar on Industrial Property
June 11-13 WIPO, Geneva Advisory Committee on Enforcement;
First Session
June 18-19 Damascus, Syria WIPO National Seminar on the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights for the Judiciary, Public Prosecutors, Lawyers and Customs Officials
June 23-24 Central African Republic Participation de l'OMPI au programme de renforcement des capacités des Etats membres sur le commerce intérieur de la CEMAC
June 24-25 La Paz, Bolivia Seminario nacional sobre propiedad intelectual y desarrollo económico
June 25-26 Minsk, Belarus National Seminar on combating piracy in the field of copyrights and related rights
July 1-2 Panama City, Panama Seminario regional sobre el derecho de autor en el contexto digital: avances y retos
July 9-11 and
14-18
Geneva,
Washington D.C.
WIPO Asia Pacific Program for the Judiciary on Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights
July 24-25 Thimphu, Bhutan National Seminar on the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights
July 29-30 Buenos Aires, Argentina Curso intensivo de postgrado en derecho de autor y derechos conexos de la Universidad de Buenos Aires
July 31 Buenos Aires, Argentina IV Curso intensivo en propiedad industrial (Facultad de Derecho, Universidad de Buenos Aires)
August 12-14 Santiago, Chile National Seminar on Intellectual Property in the Digital Era
August 25 Guayaquil, Ecuador Taller nacional de la OMPI sobre propiedad intelectual para las autoridades de la Universidad de Guayaquil
August 25-30 Central African Republic CEMAC: Participation de l'OMPI au programme de renforcement des capacités des États membres sur commerce intérieur de la CEMAC
August 26 Guayaquil, Ecuador Seminario nacional de la OMPI sobre propiedad intelectual para estudiantes de la Universidad Católica de Guayaquil
September 3-4 Santiago, Chile National Seminar on Enforcement of IP Rights for Members of the Judiciary
September 5 Valparaiso, Chile National Seminar on the Enforcement of IP Rights for Customs Officials
September 15-17 Ankara, Turkey Workshop on Vision of the Turkish Patent Institute (TPE)
October 13-14 Managua, Nicaragua WIPO National Seminar on the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights
October 14-17 Washington D.C. WIPO/USPTO Academy on Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights
October 16-18 Guatemala City WIPO National Seminar on the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights
October 20-21 San José, Costa Rica WIPO National Seminar on the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights
October 29-31 WIPO Worldwide Academy, Geneva Interregional Intermediate Seminar on Copyright and Related Rights
November 3-4 Port-au-Prince, Haiti Séminaire national de l'OMPI pour juges, procureurs et avocats sur l’observance des droits de propriété intellectuelle
November 5-6 Port-au-Prince, Haiti Séminaire national de l'OMPI sur l'observance des droits de propriété intellectuelle
November 10-11 St Lucia WIPO Seminar on the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights for Police and Custom Officers
November 10-11 Colombia WIPO National Seminar on the Substantive and Procedural Aspects of Intellectual Property
November 25-28 December 1–5 Madrid
Munich
Segundo Seminario Regional Sobre Propiedad Intelectual Para Jueces y Fiscales de América Latina
November 26-27 Bolivia, Chile, Brazil Meeting on Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights for Representatives of Countries of the Southern Common Market
November 26-28 Minsk, Belarus Session of the Commission on Enforcement of Intellectual Property Protection and Suppression of Infringements in the Field of Intellectual Property Rights
November 28 Brasilia, Brazil Regional Seminar on Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights
December 1 and 2 Muscat, Sultanate of Oman WIPO National Seminar on Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights for General Prosecutors
December 3-5 Maseru, Lesotho WIPO Subregional Seminar on Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights
 

 

Assistance in Defining National Enforcement Strategies and Cooperation with IGOs and NGOs from May to December 2003

Dates Venue Title
June 17 Stuttgart, Germany Participation in a meeting of the IPR Strategic Group of World Customs Organization (WCO) to discuss the WCO Model Provisions on effective border measures
June 23 - 25 Washington D.C Participation in the Fourth Meeting of the Interpol Intellectual Property Crime Action Group (IIPCAG)
September 29 Geneva Participation in the Fifth Annual Meeting of the UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) IP Rights Advisory Group
October 30 Brussels Participation in, and presentation at, the Multi-Country Workshop on Consumer Risks from Fraudulent Misrepresentation of Goods by the Technical Assistance Information Exchange Office ("TAIEX") of the European Commission, DG Enlargement
November 11 Luxembourg Participation as Chair in a session on IP enforcement at the Patinnova/Epidos Conference of the European Patent Office and the European Commission
November
11 to 13
Kiev, Ukraine Presentation at the UNECE Advisory Group Training Seminar on the Protection and Implementation of Intellectual Property Rights for Investment
November
17 - 19
Pretoria, South Africa Participation in a Consultation Meeting on an Enforcement Strategy for Intellectual Property Rights with the Department of Trade and Industry, the South African Revenue Services and the South African Police Services and representatives of national and regional IGOs and NGOs
November
20 and 21
Dublin, Ireland Participation in the European Congress on "Tackling Organized Crime in Partnership", organized on behalf of the Governments of Ireland and the Netherlands
December
1 - 5
The Hague, the Netherlands Participation in the Special Commission on Jurisdiction, Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgements in Civil in Commercial Matters of the Hague Conference
December
2 - 3

December 4

Lyon, France Participation in the Fifth Meeting of the Interpol IP Action Crime Group (IIPCAG)

Participation in the second meeting for the preparation of a Global Congress on Combating Counterfeiting

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