WIPO Building Respect for IP Activities and Cooperation with Intergovernmental and Non Governmental Organizations

January to December 2010

Dates Venue Title
December 11-18, 2010 Tokyo, Japan JPO-WIPO Regional Training Course on Enforcement of IPRs
December 16-17, 2010 Vienna, Austria 4th United Nations Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Convention against Corruption: Intergovernmental Working Group on Asset Recovery meeting
December 16, 2010 London, UK Roundtable on Counterfeit Medicines organized by the Royal Institute of International Affairs (Chatham House)
December 3, 2010 WIPO Global Congress Steering Group Meeting
December 1-2, 2010 WIPO Sixth Session of the WIPO Advisory Committee on Enforcement (ACE)
November 18-19, 2010 Amsterdam, The Netherlands Legal IQ's Brand Protection and Anti-Counterfeiting Conference
November 17, 2010 WIPO Informal Consultations with Member States on the 6th session of the Advisory Committee on Enforcement
November 3-4, 2010 Brussels, Belgium Third Meeting of the WCO Counterfeiting and Piracy (CAP) Group
November 3-4, 2010 Vilnius, Lithuania WIPO Sub-Regional Workshop on Practical Aspects of IPRs Enforcement in the Baltic Sea Region, in cooperation with the State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania and the Mykolas Romeris University
November 2-3, 2010 Prague, Czech Republic WIPO Inter-regional Symposium on Enforcement of IPRs, in cooperation with the Industrial Property Office of the Czech Republic and with funding from the USPTO
October 27-28, 2010 Tirana, Albania WIPO National Training on Intellectual Property for Judges, Prosecutors and Lawyers, in cooperation with the Albanian Copyright Office (ACO) and the General Directorate of Patent and Trademarks (ALPTO
October 27, 2010 Lagos, Nigeria 2010 Anti-Counterfeiting Collaboration Nigeria (ACC)/International Trademark Association (INTA) Roundtable: "Counterfeiting - A Growing Menace"
October 20, 2010 WHO, Geneva Participation in a session of the WHO Expert Committee on Specifications for Pharmaceutical Preparations
October 19-21, 2010 Hong Kong 2010 International Law Enforcement IP Crime Conference, organized by INTERPOL
October 12-13, 2010 Banská Bystrica, Slovakia WIPO National Seminar on the Enforcement of IPRS, in cooperation with the IPO of the Slovak Republic
October 6-8, 2010 Moscow, Russian Federation International Conference on the Commercialization and Enforcement of IP, organized by UNECE in cooperation with the All-Russian Association of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises, the Federal Service for IP, Patents and Trademarks (ROSPATENT) and the USPTO
October 5-7, 2010 Casablanca, Morocco WIPO-USPTO Sub-regional Workshop on Effective Practices in the Border Enforcement of IPRs, in cooperation with the Office for Industrial Property and Commerce of Morocco (OMPIC) and with the assistance of the United States Department of State
September 15, 2010 Geneva Study Visit of Legal Counselors of Brazilian Institutions Linked to the Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade
September 1, 2010 Geneva Study Visit of Korean Delegation: discussions on enforcement matters
July 20-21, 2010 Geneva Study Visit of the Brazilian Members of the Judiciary
July 14, 2010 Geneva WIPO Summer Course on Intellectual Property
July 12-14, 2010 Siem Reap, Cambodia WIPO-USPTO Asia-Pacific Regional Workshop on the Disposal of Goods, in cooperation with the Ministry of Commerce
July 7-8, 2010 Geneva Global Congress Steering Group Meeting to prepare 6th session
July 8-9, 2010 Geneva UN Economic Commission for Europe(UNECE) Team of Specialists on Intellectual Property (TOS-IP); Fourth session
July 8, 2010 Geneva 10th IPR Business Partnership Meeting
July 7, 2010 Geneva

WIPO-WTO Colloquium for Teachers of Intellectual Property

July 1, 2010 Geneva WIPO Study Visit from a Delegation of High-Level Officials from the Lao People’s Democratic Republic
June 28, 2010 Geneva Knowledge Ecology International (KEI) Workshop on the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA)
June 22-24, 2010 San José, Costa Rica Central American Countries: Sub-regional Workshop for High-Ranking Customs Officials on Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights and Border Measures
June 20-22, 2010 Dhaka, Bangladesh Workshop on the Enforcement of IPRs for Law Enforcement Officials; and Colloquium for Judges on the Enforcement of IPRs, organized under the EC WIPO Project for the Modernization of the IP System in Bangladesh in cooperation with the Department of Patents, Designs and Trademarks
June 15-16, 2010 Baku, Azerbaijan Regional Workshop on Enforcement of Industrial Property Rights
June 8-9, 2010 Geneva WTO TRIPS Council to deliberate on Paragraph 6 implementation and TRIPS plus enforcement measures, Geneva, June 8-9, 2010
June 7-9, 2010 Paris Intergovernmental Copyright Committee of the Universal Copyright Convention organised by UNESCO
June 7, 2010 Geneva WIPO Study Visit of a Delegation from Tajikistan
June 4, 2010 Geneva WIPO Study Visit from Chinese Delegation
May 26-28, 2010 Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire Séminaire national de formation en matière de droit de PI à l’intention des magistrats et journée de formation des auxiliaires de justice
May 25, 2010 Paris Global Congress Steering Group Meeting to prepare 6th session
May 20-21, 2010 Brussels, Belgium Second Meeting of the WCO Counterfeiting And Piracy (Cap) Group
May 17-21, 2010 Geneva 63rd Session of the World Health Assembly (WHA)
April 13-14, 2010 Paris, France 15th European Forum on IP, organized by UNIFAB
April 12, 2010 WIPO Meeting with the International Publishers Association (IPA)
April 8, 2010 Lomé, Togo Journée de formation et d’échange sur la contrefaçon, organisée par le cabinet Aquereburu & Partners, mandataire auprès de l’OAPI
March 29-30, 2010 Asuncion, Paraguay National Intellectual Property Rights Outreach Campaign, in cooperation with the USPTO
March 26, 2010 Geneva WHO Open Forum on the International Medical Products Anti Counterfeiting Taskforce (IMPACT)
March 17, 2010 WIPO Meeting with a representative of EU Commission – EU Observatory on Counterfeiting
March 10-12, 2010 Dar es Salaam, United Republic of Tanzania Workshop on IPR Enforcement: Combating Health and Safety Counterfeit Products in the East African Community, organized and funded by the US Government
March 11, 2010 WIPO Study Visit of High Level Officials for the Sultanate of Oman
March 8, 2010 WIPO Meeting with EU Commission (DG Trade) representative to evaluate its “IP Enforcement Strategy”
March 2-5, 2010 Brussels, Belgium 29th Session of the Enforcement Committee of the WCO
March 1-2, 2010 Paris, France Global Congress Steering Group Meeting
February 12, 2010 Paris, France OECD Counterfeiting and Piracy Project Advisory Group Meeting
February 5, 2010 Amsterdam, NL IPR Business Partnership Meeting
January 12-14, 2010 Brazzaville, Republic of Congo Séminaire sous-régional sur l’impact économique et social des atteintes aux droits de la propriété intellectuelle à l’intention des administrations publiques et des opérateurs économiques