Call for papers: Fifth IPIRA Conference

October 11, 2022

The fifth Intellectual Property and Innovation Researchers of Asia (IPIRA) Conference, which will take place in hybrid format from March 1 to 3, 2023 at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, is now accepting applications from academics and Ph.D. candidates interested in presenting at the Conference. To be considered,  candidates must submit their applications by November 20, 2022. Accepted participants will be able to join the Conference in-person or online given the new hybrid format.

How to apply?

Junior, mid-career and senior academics, alongside Ph.D. candidates interested in presenting their research are invited to apply. Submissions are welcomed from legal scholars writing on IP and Innovation-related topics in Asian law, comparative law, and international law, as well as scholars interested in IP and Innovation from a variety of interdisciplinary perspectives.

Applications from students, including LL.M. students, will not be accepted as the Conference is reserved only for academics (full-time and part-time) and Ph.D. candidates. Non-presenting students can apply to attend the Conference as observers.

More details on the application process and eligibility are provided on the IPIRA website and in the Conference brochure. Accepted participants will be informed by December 5, 2022.

Please contact the administration at if you have any enquiries about IPIRA and the application process.

Fifth IP & Innovation Researchers of Asia (IPIRA) Conference


Who is hosting the IPIRA?

The IPIRA Conference is organized by the IPIRA Network in cooperation with the WIPO Academy, the World Trade Organization (WTO), and the following academic institutions:

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