Workshops and Seminars

We run workshops and seminars throughout the year - in Geneva and worldwide - to share knowledge about the use of intellectual property. The presentations and meeting documents are made available for downloading wherever possible.

Current and upcoming

PCT Workshop (WIPO/PCT/UFA/16)

Ufa, Russian Federation

International Seminar on the Role of Pro-Bono in Facilitating Access to the Patent System (WIPO/IAP/GE/16)

Geneva, Switzerland

The International Seminar will take place on Monday, October 17, 2016 at WIPO Headquarters (room NB 0.107) from 1.30 p.m. to 6 p.m. (CET). A reception and the global launch of the Inventor Assistance Program will follow. | Register online with the secure meeting code in your invitation. If you do not have an invitation, but would like to take part, please contact

WIPO Mediation Workshops and Arbitration Workshops (WIPO/ADR/CN/16)

Beijing, China Shanghai, China

The Workshop is designed for lawyers, patent and trademark attorneys, and business professionals wishing to familiarize themselves with international mediation and arbitration processes and to receive training as neutrals or party representatives.