Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO: Forty-Ninth Series of Meetings

September 26 to October 5, 2011

The Forty-ninth series of meetings of the Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO were held from September 26 to October 5, 2011, at the International Conference Center Geneva (CICG) in Geneva.

The Assemblies were webcast.


Evening reception

All delegates were invited to a cocktail reception to mark the opening of the Assemblies and to inaugurate the new WIPO building.


An exhibition showcasing the achievements of Poland’s designers, organized jointly by WIPO and the Polish Government, was held at the CICG. The exhibition offered a retrospective of Polish innovation in the field of design, with works showing Polish creativity across a wide range of products and illustrating the commercial value of industrial designs.