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Worldwide Symposium on Geographical Indications

Meeting CodeWIPO/GEO/BKK/13
Date and venueMarch 27 to March 29, 2013 (Bangkok, Thailand)
Previous / future meetingsWIPO/GEO/LIM/11 >> WIPO/GEO/BKK/13
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The International Symposium on Geographical Indications is organized every other year by WIPO in cooperation with an interested Member State. It brings together representatives of Member States’ administrations, producers of GI products and specialists in the field of geographical indications. The Symposium is a forum for an exchange of ideas and views on various issues relating to the use and protection of geographical indications. The Symposium will offer insights into the technicalities of the subject as well as providing information on recent developments in this field. WIPO and the Department of Intellectual Property (DIP) of Thailand jointly organize the 2013 Worldwide Symposium on Geographical Indications, in Bangkok, Thailand, from March 27 to 29.

Meeting Documents

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WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/INF/1EnglishProgramProgram, Complete document (pdf)
FrançaisProgrammeProgramme, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/INF/3EnglishInformation on SpeakersInformation on Speakers, Complete document (pdf)
FrançaisInformation sur les conférenciersInformation sur les conférenciers, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/INF/4EnglishA Compilation of Presentations A Compilation of Presentations , Complete document (pdf)

Other Related Documents

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WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/1EnglishPresentation by Mr. Larry Sait Muling: Geographical Indications – What Is New in the Asia - Pacific Region? Malaysia PerspectivePresentation by Mr. Larry Sait Muling:  Geographical Indications – What Is New in the Asia - Pacific Region? Malaysia Perspective, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/2EnglishPresentation by Ms. Cheng Yiqun: Registration and Protection of Geographical Indications in ChinaPresentation by Ms. Cheng Yiqun:  Registration and Protection of Geographical Indications in China, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/3EnglishPresentation by Mr. Hasita De Alwis: “Ceylon Tea” Sri Lanka’s best known Geographical IndicationPresentation by Mr. Hasita De Alwis:   “Ceylon Tea”  Sri Lanka’s best known Geographical Indication, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/4EnglishPresentation by Mr. Marcus Höpperger: Geographical Indications – Where Do We Stand Today?Presentation by Mr. Marcus Höpperger:  Geographical Indications – Where Do We Stand Today?, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/5EnglishPresentation by Mrs. Pajchima Tanasanti: Geographical Indications – Where Do We Stand Today?Presentation by Mrs. Pajchima Tanasanti:  Geographical Indications – Where Do We Stand Today?, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/6EnglishPresentation by Ms. Thu-Lang Tran Wasescha: An International Register for Geographical Indications - Negotiations and discussions at the World Trade Organization (WTO): Where are we and where do we go?Presentation by Ms. Thu-Lang Tran Wasescha:  An International Register for Geographical Indications - Negotiations and discussions at the World Trade Organization (WTO):  Where are we and where do we go?, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/7EnglishPresentation by Mr. Matthijs Geuze: International Registration of AOs and GIs in the light of the Draft Revised Lisbon Agreement Presentation by Mr. Matthijs Geuze:  International Registration of AOs and GIs in the light of the Draft Revised Lisbon Agreement , Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/8EnglishPresentation by Mr. Fabio Russo: The role of producers' organizations and other parties in GI implementation– UNIDO’s experiencePresentation by Mr. Fabio Russo:  The role of producers' organizations and other parties in GI implementation– UNIDO’s experience, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/9EnglishPresentation by Mr. Getachew Mengistie: Managing Geographical Indications: Role of Producers and Other Parties in AfricaPresentation by Mr. Getachew Mengistie:  Managing Geographical Indications: Role of Producers and Other Parties in Africa, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/10EnglishPresentation by Mr. Leo Bertozzi: Managing GIs - Some Administrative AspectsPresentation by Mr. Leo Bertozzi:  Managing GIs -  Some Administrative Aspects, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/11EnglishPresentation by Mr. Benjamin Fontaine: Using Geographical Indications Alongside Other IP Rights: A European PerspectivePresentation by Mr. Benjamin Fontaine:  Using Geographical Indications Alongside Other IP Rights:  A European Perspective, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/12EnglishPresentation by Mr. Scott Gerien: Geographical Indications in Branding Strategies – Legal Issues and Examples in the U.S.Presentation by Mr. Scott Gerien:  Geographical Indications in Branding Strategies – Legal Issues and Examples in the U.S., Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/13EnglishPresentation by Ms. Mildred Medina: “Using Geographical Indications Alongside Other IP Rights”Presentation by Ms. Mildred Medina:  “Using Geographical Indications Alongside Other IP Rights”, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/14EnglishPresentation by Mr. Massimo Vittori: Geographical Indications for Non-Agricultural ProductsPresentation by Mr. Massimo Vittori:  Geographical Indications for Non-Agricultural Products, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/15EnglishPresentation by Mr. Thierry Moysset: Laguiole, an outstanding territory …Presentation by Mr. Thierry Moysset:  Laguiole, an outstanding territory …, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/16FrançaisPrésentation de M. Adil El-Maliki: Indications Géographiques pour produits non agricoles - Cas de l’Artisanat MarocainPrésentation de M. Adil El-Maliki:  Indications Géographiques pour produits non agricoles - Cas de l’Artisanat Marocain, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/17EnglishPresentation by Mr. Alan Park: Marketing and Protecting Geographical Indications Around the World – The view from the Scotch Whisky AssociationPresentation by Mr. Alan Park:  Marketing and Protecting Geographical Indications Around the World – The view from the Scotch Whisky Association, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/18EnglishPresentation by Ms. Ekaterine Egutia: Marketing and Protecting Geographical Indications of Georgia AbroadPresentation by Ms. Ekaterine Egutia:  Marketing and Protecting Geographical Indications of Georgia Abroad, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/19EnglishPresentation by Mr. Miguel Ángel Medina: Marketing and Protecting Geographical Indications Around the WorldPresentation by Mr. Miguel Ángel Medina:  Marketing and Protecting Geographical Indications Around the World, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/GEO/BKK/13/20EnglishPresentation by Mrs. Loretta Dormal-Marino: An international Agenda for Geographical Indications - EU visualsPresentation by Mrs. Loretta Dormal-Marino:  An international Agenda for Geographical Indications - EU visuals, Complete document (pdf)

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