Establishment of an electronic forum

October 10, 2012

As agreed at the fifth session of the Working Group on the Development of the Lisbon System (Appellations of Origin), which took place in Geneva, at the headquarters of WIPO, from June 11 to 15, 2012, an electronic forum has been created for purposes of posting comments and drafting suggestions of participants to the Working Group, for information purposes only and without prejudice to the role of the Working Group and the formal discussions therein.

Procedure to access the electronic forum:
  1. Go to to create a WIPO account.
  2. Send an email to specifying the name or email address provided during the creation of the WIPO account.
  3. An e-mail confirmation of your registration to the electronic forum will be sent by the Lisbon Registry.