Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: The Second Heads of Intellectual Property Office Conference (HIPOC) for Pacific Island Countries
Description: The objectives of the Conference are to continue to (i) sensitize the Heads of IP Offices to the world of IP and provide executive learning to increase their understanding of IP and development; (ii) discuss the implementation strategy of WIPO technical assistance to focus on sustainability; (iii) provide the secured environment for exchange of views and learning for heads of IP offices; and (iv) facilitate south-south cooperation by building stronger ties among heads of IP offices in the region.
Type: Meeting
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Division for Asia and the Pacific
Date From: 27/06/2016 - 29/06/2016
Venue City: Majuro
Venue/Host Country: Marshall Islands
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Vanuatu 1
Tuvalu 1
Tonga 1
Solomon Islands 1
Samoa 1
Papua New Guinea 1
Palau 1
Niue 1
Nauru 1
Micronesia (Federated States of) 1
Marshall Islands 2
Fiji 1
Cook Islands 1
Total Number of Participants:  14

Owner / Requester

Owner / Requester Name Owner / Requester Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO


Organizer Name Organizer Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO
Ministry of Internal Affairs of Marshall Islands Member State / IP Office