The 2018 Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO will consider a range of action items and feature high-level negotiations on the norms that underpin the IP rights that are increasingly critical components of global business and trade.
The rising rate of innovation means new challenges for adjudicating IP disputes. WIPO is helping by increasing its support for the world’s IP judges.
A new Global Innovation Index feature combines big data and leading-edge mapping techniques to pinpoint science and technology clusters. This fresh perspective complements the GII’s annual ranking of 120-plus economies around the world. Where are this year’s local hotspots?
Doing more with less: Some of the 126 economies surveyed in this year’s Global Innovation Index are innovating more efficiently than others. Who are they – and what are they doing right?
The International Trademark System notches its 99th member with Thailand’s accession.
Which famous musicians are also listed as inventors on international patent applications filed via WIPO?
Recording legend Stevie Wonder marked the December 3, 2016, International Day of Persons with Disabilities with a call for United Nations Member States to join the Marrakesh Treaty.
Everything you always wanted to know about WIPO, but were afraid to ask: A new video gives a high-altitude overview of the global forum for intellectual property services, policy, information and cooperation.
A new treaty helps hundreds of millions of people living with visual impairments around the world.
An Indonesian inventor’s easily degradable sacks made of plant matter means fewer plastic bags fouling the environment.