Public Consultation on AI and IP Policy - Submissions

On December 13, 2019, WIPO invited member states and all other interested parties to provide comments and suggestions to help define the issues related to Intellectual Property (IP) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) based on a Draft Issues Paper on IP Policy and AI. These comments will be used to prepare a revised issues paper for discussion at the second session of the WIPO Conversation on IP and AI.

Note: These documents are posted online in the form and in the languages in which they are received. The views and opinions expressed are not necessarily those of the World Intellectual Property Organization or its member states.

Member State*

  • Australia PDF, Australia
  • Canada PDF, Canada
  • Chile PDF, Chile 1, PDF, Chile 2(in Spanish)
  • China PDF, China NCAC, PDF, China CNIPA
  • Colombia PDF, Colombia (in Spanish)
  • Ecuador PDF, Ecuador
  • Estonia PDF, Estonia
  • Finland PDF, Finland
  • France PDF, France,  PDF, France (in French)
  • Germany PDF, Germany
  • Ireland PDF, Ireland

  • Japan PDF, Republic of Moldova
  • Morocco PDF, MoroccoPDF, Morocco BDMA (in French)
  • Republic of Moldova PDF, Republic of Moldova
  • Russian Federation PDF, Russian FederationPDF, Russian Federation in Russian(in Russian), PDF, Russian Federation ROSCOSMOS
  • Saudi Arabia PDF, Saudi Arabia
  • Singapore PDF, Singapore
  • Slovakia PDF, Slovakia
  • Spain PDF, Spain (in Spanish)
  • Switzerland PDF, Switzerland
  • United Kingdom PDF, United Kingdom
  • United States of America PDF, United States of America

*List includes only countries from which comments were received

Organizations

A

  • ACT | The App Association PDF, ACT| The App Association
  • Alibaba Group PDF, Alibaba Group
  • Alliance of Independent Authors PDF, Alliance of Independent Authors
  • American Bar Association PDF, American Bar Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) PDF, AIPLA
  • Analysis Center for Research on Innovation (CAIINNO) PDF, Analysis Center for Research on Innovation (CAIINNO)
  • Association acadienne des artistes professionnel.le.s du Nouveau-Brunswick (AAAPNB) PDF, Association acadienne des artistes professionnel.le.s du Nouveau-Brunswick
  • Asociación Interamericana de la Propiedad Intelectual (ASIPI) PDF, Asociación Interamericana de la Propiedad Intelectual (ASIPI) (in Spanish)
  • Association of American Publishers (AAP) PDF, Association of American Publishers (AAP)
  • Association of Swiss and European Patent Attorneys in Free Practice (VESPA/ACBSE) PDF, Association of Swiss and European Patent Attorneys in Free Practice (VESPA/ACBSE)
  • Australian Digital Alliance PDF, Australian Digital Alliance

B

  • Baidu PDF, Baidu in English, PDF, Baidu (in Chinese)
  • Beijing Haitian AAC Technologies PDF, Beijing Haitian AAC Technologies in Chinese (in Chinese)
  • Beijing Technology Development Co. PDF, Beijing Technology Development Co. (in Chinese)
  • BenevolentAI PDF, BenevolentAI
  • BlackBerry PDF, BlackBerry
  • Blum PDF, Blum
  • BMM PDF, BMM
  • Robert Bosch GmbH PDF, Blum and Co.
  • BPI PDF, BPI
  • British Copyright Council PDF, British Copyright Council
  • Brunel University London, Law School & Centre for Artificial Intelligence PDF, Brunel University London, Law School & Centre for Artificial Intelligence
  • Bundesverband Musikindustrie (BVMI – Federal Association of the German Music Industry) PDF, Bundesverband Musikindustrie (BVMI – Federal Association of the German Music Industry)

C

  • Center for Democracy & Technology (CDT) PDF, Center for Democracy & Technology (CDT)
  • Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys PDF, Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys
  • China Mobile PDF, Clarivate(in Chinese)
  • CLAIMS IP PDF, CLAIMS IP
  • Clarivate PDF, Clarivate
  • ClarkeModet PDF, ClarkModet
  • Communia & Wikimedia Deutschland  PDF, Communia & Wikimedia Deutschland
  • Compagnie nationale des conseils en propriété industrielle PDF, Compagnie Nationale des Conseils en Propriété industrielle (in French)
  • Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA) PDF, Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA)
  • Copyright Clearance Center, Inc. PDF, Copyright Clearance Center, Inc.
  • Creative Commons PDF, Creative Commons

D

  • DACS PDF, DACS

E

  • EPI PDF, EPI
  • Engine Advocacy PDF, Engine Advocacy
  • Ericsson PDF, EPI
  • European Alliance for Research Excellence (EARE) PDF, European Broadcasting Union
  • European Broadcasting Union PDF, European Broadcasting Union
  • European Union PDF, European Union
  • European Union (EUIPO)PDF, European Union (EUIPO)
  • European Writers' Council PDF, European Writers Council

F

  • FIPA Legal Consulting PDF, FIPA Legal Consulting

G

  • Getty Images PDF, Getty Images
  • Global Expert Network on Copyright User Rights  PDF, Global Expert Network on Copyright User Rights
  • GRUR PDF, GRUR

H

  • Harvard Cyberlaw Clinic PDF, Harvard Cyberlaw Clinic
  • Hanwang Technology Co. Ltd. PDF, Hanwang Technology Co. Ltd. (in Chinese)
  • Huawei Technologies  PDF, Harvard Cyberlaw Clinic (in Chinese)

I

  • IBM UK Ltd PDF, IBM UK Ltd
  • iFlytek PDF, iFlytek (in Chinese)
  • Indian Innovator Association PDF, Indian Innovator Association
  • Indian Music Industry (IMI) PDF, Indian Music Industry (IMI)
  • Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences PDF, Indian Music Industry (IMI)
  • Intangible PDF, Intangible 1PDF, Intangible 2 in Spnaish (in Spanish)
  • Intel Corporation PDF, Intel Corporation
  • Intellectual Property Analysis and Advocacy Centre (IPAAC) PDF, Intellectual Property Analysis and Advocacy Centre (IPAAC)
  • Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) PDF, Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)
  • Intellectual Property Students’ Association PDF, Intellectual Property Students’ Association
  • Intepat IP Private Ltd. PDF, Intepat IP Private Ltd.
  • International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) PDF, International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property
  • International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) UK PDF, International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property
  • Internet Association (IA), High Tech Inventors Alliance (HTIA) & TechNet PDF, Internet Association (IA), High Tech Inventors Alliance (HTIA) & TechNet
  • International Chamber of Commerce PDF, International Chamber of Commerce
  • International Council on Archives PDF, International Council on Archives
  • International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers (CISAC) PDF, International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers
  • International Federation of Actors PDF, International Federation of Actors
  • International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI) PDF, International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI)
  • International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) PDF, International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)
  • International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers & Associations (IFPMA) PDF, International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers & Associations (IFPMA)
  • International Federation of the Phonographic Industry PDF, International Federation of the Phonographic Industry
  • International Publishers Association PDF, International Publishers' Association
  • Italian Federation of the Music Industry PDF, Italian Federation of the Music Industry
  • Ivors Academy PDF, Ivors Academy

J

  • Japan Intellectual Property Association PDF, Japan Intellectual Property Association

K

  • Knowledge Ecology International (KEI) PDF, Knowledge Ecology International (KEI)
  • KPMG Hungary PDF, KPMG Hungary
  • Kresalja I.P. PDF, Kresalja IP

L

  • Lawbotics PDF, Lawbotics

M

  • Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition PDF, Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition
  • Meituan PDF, Meituan (in Chinese)
  • Merck PDF, Merck
  • Music Publishers Association (MPA) PDF, Merck
  • My Intellectual Property Law Guide PDF, My Intellectual Property Law Guide

N

  • Nanjing Science and Technology University PDF, Nanjing SCience and Technology University (in Chinese)
  • News Media Alliance PDF, News Media Alliance

O

P

  • PA Consulting Group PDF, PA Consulting Group
  • Patentwaltskammer PDF, Patentwaltskammer
  • Perdue IP Law, APC  PDF, Perdue IP Law
  • Philips Intellectual Property & Standards PDF, Philips Intellectual Property & Standards

Q

R

  • Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) PDF, Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA)
  • Relx PDF, Relx
  • Research ICT Africa PDF, Research ICT Africa

S

  • Sabatellini & Associates PDF, Sabatellini & Associates
  • Sacem PDF, Sacem (in French)
  • SGAE PDF, Sgae (in Spanish)
  • Shell International BV PDF, Shell International BV
  • Siemens PDF, Siemens
  • Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA) PDF, Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA)
  • South Centre PDF, Siemens
  • Suzhou Huigu Intellectual Property Service PDF, Suzhou Huigu Intellectual Property Service (in Chinese)
  • Suzhou Institute of Artificial Intelligence, Shanghai Jiao Tong University PDF, Suzhou Institute of Artificial Intelligence, Shanghai Jiao Tong University(in Chinese)

T

  • Tambourine Innovation Ventures PDF, Tambourine Innovation Ventures
  • Tata Consultancy Services PDF, Tata Consultancy Services
  • Tencent PDF, Tencent (in Chinese)
  • Thales PDF, Thales

U

  • UK Music PDF, UK Music
  • Union of International Practitioners in Intellectual Property  PDF, Union of International Practitioners in Intellectual Property
  • Universidad Autónoma de Chile PDF, Universidad Autónoma de Chile
  • University College Dublin PDF, University College Dublin
  • University of Geneva Center for Digital Law PDF, University of Geneva Center for Digital Law

W

  • Wikimedia Foundation PDF, Wikimedia Foundation

X

  • Xiaomi PDF, Xiaomi (in Chinese)
  • 4iP Council PDF, 4iP Council

Individuals

A

  • Abbott PDF, Abbott
  • Adamgbo PDF, Adamgbo
  • Adetula PDF, Adetula
  • Agunbiade PDF, Agunbiadeo
  • Alipour PDF, Alipour
  • Allawati PDF, Allawati
  • Amatika-Omondi PDF, Amatika-Omondi
  • Anson PDF, Anson
  • Anyanwuocha PDF, Anson
  • Arujunan PDF, Anson
  • Athiya PDF, Athiya
  • Atiyah PDF, Atiyah, PDF, Atiyah in Arabic(in Arabic)  

B

  • Barlas Yilmaz PDF, Barlas Yilmaz
  • Belda PDF, Belda
  • Berra PDF, Berra
  • Borges PDF, Borges

C

  • Cáceres & Muñoz PDF, Cáceres & Muñoz
  • Calvete Sousa PDF, Calvete Sousa
  • Caminero PDF, Caminero
  • Cantatore PDF, Cantatore
  • Cedillo PDF, Cedillo
  • Chang Villacreses PDF, Chang Villacreses
  • Chatzipanagiotis PDF, Chatzipanagiotis
  • Clossick Thomson PDF, Clossick Thomson
  • Corbellini PDF, Corbellini
  • Costa PDF, Costa

D

  • Damdinsuren PDF, Damdinsuren
  • Daviet PDF, Daviet
  • Deacon PDF, Deacon
  • Depradine PDF, Depradine
  • Devarapalli PDF, Devarapalli

E

  • Ena PDF, Ena
  • Ersoy PDF, Ersoy

F

  • Faizal PDF, Faizal
  • Free PDF, Free

G

  • Gamero Salas & Sotelo Aguilar PDF, Gamero Salas & Sotelo Aguilar
  • Gervais PDF, Gervais
  • Gęsicka PDF, Gęsicka
  • Gnassingbe (in French) PDF, Gnassingbe (in French)
  • Gonçalves PDF, Gonçalves
  • Guadamuz PDF, Guadamuz

H

  • Hashemi PDF, Hashemi
  • Hirashima PDF, Hirashima
  • Ho PDF, Ho

I

  • Izquierdo PDF, Izquierdo

J

  • Jain PDF, Jain

K

  • Kirkhus PDF, Kirkhus
  • Kraus (in French) PDF, Kraus
  • Küçükali PDF, Küçükali

L

  • Lacasa PDF, Lacasa
  • Lea (in French) PDF, Lea
  • Lee PDF, Lee
  • Lewis PDF, Lewis
  • Llanque PDF, Llanque

M

  • Madl PDF, Madl
  • Manchikanti PDF, Manchikanti
  • Manderieux PDF, Manderieux
  • Mansour PDF, Abbott
  • Mantegna PDF, Mantegna
  • Marchant PDF, Marchant
  • Marchlewicz PDF, Marchlewicz
  • Matulionyte PDF, Matulionyte
  • Mauricio PDF, Mauricio
  • McGrail PDF, McGrail
  • Menie M'Essono (in French) PDF, Menie M'Essono
  • Minn PDF, Minn
  • Modkova PDF, Modkova
  • Moulay PDF, Moulay
  • Muchiri PDF, Muchiri
  • Mueller PDF, Mueller

N

  • NaglaPDF, Nagla
  • Neznamov  PDF, Neznamov
  • Noll PDF, No
  • Noto la Diega PDF, Noto la Diega

O

  • Ohri PDF, Ohri
  • Olugbenga PDF, Olugbenga
  • Oyange-Ngando PDF, Abbott

P

  • Pfukwa PDF, Pfukwa
  • Pierre PDF, Pierre
  • Pokharel PDF, Pokharel
  • Portilla Mogollon PDF, Portilla Mogollon
  • PurowPDF, Purow

R

  • Rajesh PDF, Rajesh
  • Raut PDF, v
  • Raved PDF, Raved
  • Rebouillat PDF, Rebouillat
  • Revella PDF, Revella
  • Riande (in Spanish) PDF, Riande
  • Rivas Anaya PDF, Rivas Anaya

S

  • Saju PDF, Saju
  • Sánchez PDF, Sanchez
  • Saunders PDF, Saunders
  • Shaikh, Ziadi, Ahmed & Khan PDF, Shaikh, Ziadi, Ahmed & Khan
  • Shotton PDF, Shotton
  • Singh, KC PDF, Singh, KC
  • Singh, P PDF, Singh
  • Sobel PDF, Sobel
  • Sreelakshmi PDF, Sreelakshmi
  • Suber PDF, Suber
  • Suppiah PDF, Suppiah

T

  • Thomas PDF, Thomas
  • Tiwari PDF, Tiwari

V

  • Vincent PDF, Vincent

W

  • Wang PDF, Wang
  • Wei PDF, Wei

Y

  • Yasseen PDF, Yasseen
  • YuPDF, Yu
  • Yunfeng PDF, Yunfeng(in Chinese)