World Intellectual Property Organization

Training and Awareness-raising Activities

WIPO training and awareness-raising activities in the field of building respect for IP and respective cooperation with intergovernmental and non governmental organizations.

2014

Dates Venue Title
January 22-24, 2014 Manila, Philippines Advisory Mission to Develop a Master Plan/Strategy on IP Promotion and Awareness Campaigns
January 29, 2014 Brussels, Belgium EU Observatory Coordination Group on Infringements of IP Rights
March 10, 2014 Amsterdam, Netherlands Visit to REACT Facilities for Disposal for IP Infringing Goods
March 26, 2014 Accra, Ghana WIPO Workshop on Building Respect for IP for Law Enforcement Agencies
March 27, 2014 Accra, Ghana WIPO Workshop on Building Respect for IP for the Judiciary (Criminal Courts)
March 27, 2014 Amsterdam, Netherlands IPR Business Partnership Meeting and REACT General Assembly
March 28, 2014 Accra, Ghana WIPO Workshop on Building Respect for IP for the High Court Judges
April 2-3, 2014 Athens, Greece EU Observatory Public Sector Representatives Meeting

2013

Dates Venue Title
January 22, 2013 Ankara, Turkey Meeting with Turkish Patent Institute and Turkish Directorate General for Copyright in preparation for IP Day celebrations in the framework of the 7th Global Congress on Combating Counterfeiting and Piracy
January 29-31, 2013 Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago Mission on Building Respect for IP – Project Proposal for the Enforcement of IP Rights
February 13-14, 2013 Male, Maldives WIPO Regional Workshop on Building Respect for IP, in cooperation with the Maldives Ministry of Economic Development and with the assistance of the Japan Patent Office (JPO)
February 14-15, 2013 Vienna, Austria United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Conference on the Illicit Trafficking in Fraudulent Medicines
March 3-5, 2013 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Third Arab Forum on Anti-Commercial Fraud, Counterfeiting and IP Rights
March 7-8, 2013 Saint John's, Antigua and Barbuda Workshop for Law Enforcement Agencies and High-Level Roundtable Discussions on Building Respect for IP Rights
March 11-12, 2013 St. George's, Grenada Workshop for Law Enforcement Agencies and High-Level Roundtable Discussions on Building Respect for IP Rights
March 14-15, 2013 Bridgetown, Barbados Workshop for Law Enforcement Agencies and High-Level Roundtable Discussions on Building Respect for IP Rights
March 18-22, 2013 WIPO, Geneva Study Visit for Legal Drafters
March 25-27, 2013 WIPO, Geneva South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Study Visit
April 24-26, 2013 Istanbul, Turkey 7th Global Congress on Combating Counterfeiting and Piracy
May 6-7, 2013 Brussels, Belgium 8th WCO Counterfeiting and Piracy (CAP) Group Meeting
June 4-11, 2013 Seoul, Republic of Korea Interregional Workshop on Copyright Enforcement, in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of the Republic of Korea and the Korean Copyright Commission
June 5-6, 2013 San José, Costa Rica Assistance in Developing a National Strategy for Building Respect for IP
June 12, 2013 Istanbul, Turkey National Workshop for Judges and Prosecutors on Building Respect for IP, organized by the High Council for Judges in cooperation with the Directorate General for Copyright and the Turkish Patent Institute
June 13, 2013 WIPO, Geneva IPR Business Partnership Group Meeting
June 19-20, 2013 Banská Bystrica, Slovakia Assistance in developing a national strategy for Building Respect for IP
June 25-27, 2013 Amman, Jordan WIPO Regional Workshop on Building Respect for IP, in cooperation with the Industrial Property Protection Directorate of Jordan
September 5-6, 2013 Tashkent, Uzbekistan WIPO Sub-Regional Seminar on the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights, in cooperation with the Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Uzbekistan
September 11-12, 2013 Belgrade, Serbia WIPO Regional Meeting on the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights, jointly organized with the Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Serbia
September 19-20, 2013 New Delhi, India FICCI CASCADE Conference on Trade in Counterfeit, Pirated & Smuggled Goods
October 10-11, 2013 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia WIPO Workshop on Building Respect for IP, in cooperation with the Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO)
October 16-17, 2013 San José, Costa Rica WIPO Regional Seminar on Building Respect for IP in Central America, in cooperation with the Industrial Property Office of Costa Rica (el Registro Nacional de Costa Rica)
October 25-26, 2013 Paris, France Meeting of the International Law Association – Intellectual Property and Private International Law Committee
October 28-29, 2013 Alicante, Spain Plenary Meeting of the European Observatory on Infringements of Intellectual Property Rights
October 30-31, 2013 Windhoek, Namibia WIPO Regional Workshop on Building Respect for IP, in cooperation with the Trade and Commerce Department, Ministry of Trade and Industry of Namibia and with the assistance of the Japan Patent Office (JPO)
November 11-13, 2013 New Delhi, India International Conference on "Evolving Common Strategies to Combat Corruption and Crime", organized by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)
November 20-22, 2013 Douala, Cameroon WIPO Sub-Regional Workshop on Building Respect for IP for magistrates of the member states of the African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI), in cooperation with OAPI, the French National Institute for Industrial Property (INPI) and the Government of the Republic of Cameroon
November 21-22, 2013 Bangkok, Thailand WIPO Regional Workshop on the Environmentally Safe Disposal of Intellectual Property Infringing Goods, jointly organized with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP), the Asia-Pacific Research and Training Network on Trade (ARTNeT) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
November 25-27, 2013 Dakar, Senegal WIPO Sub-Regional Workshop on Building Respect for IP for magistrates of the member states of the African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI), in cooperation with OAPI, the French National Institute for Industrial Property (INPI), and the Government of the Republic of Senegal
November 26-27, 2013 Doha, Qatar WIPO National Workshop on Building Respect for IP, in cooperation with the Intellectual Property Center of Qatar, Ministry of Justice
December 3-6, 2013 Washington D.C., United States of America WIPO Judicial Colloquium on Intellectual Property Rights, in cooperation with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
December 2-13, 2013 Tokyo, Japan WIPO Training Course on the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights, jointly organized with the Japan Patent Office (JPO)

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