|Date and venue||September 17 to September 18, 2009 (Geneva, Switzerland)|
|Language(s) of interpretation||English, Français, Español, Русский, 中文, عربي|
|Previous / future meetings||WIPO/IP/AUT/GE/09 >> WIPO/IP/AUT/GE/10|
|The Symposium will discuss issues relating to the modernization and administration of IP Offices (Patent and Trademark Offices), brainstorm the vision for the future on the global IP infrastructure including common tools and databases for facilitating international collaboration, study the value of IP statistics for managing IP Office operation, and exchange experiences on different financial models of IP Offices.|
Invitations: The Symposium will be open to the public.