Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Study Visit for Heads of autonomous National IP Offices and Registries
Description: The overall objective of the visit is to enhance participants’ capacity in IP office administration by: Providing participants with relevant information on prevailing issues and challenges in the area of IP administration; Exposing participants to different aspects of the administration and management of an autonomous IP office; Familiarizing them with effective IPR administration strategies for autonomous IP offices; Providing exposure on effective working methods and procedures for IPR registration under the WIPO office business solutions; Exposing participants to other best practices; and Providing an opportunity for exchange of information and experiences.
Type: Visit
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Division for Africa
Date From: 06/09/2016 - 08/09/2016
Venue City: Casablanca
Venue/Host Country: Morocco
Activity held in Language: English , French

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Botswana 1
Democratic Republic of the Congo 1
Gambia 1
Madagascar 1
Mali 1
Morocco 2
Namibia 1
Niger 1
Seychelles 1
Total Number of Participants:  10

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
Moroccan Office of Industrial and Commercial Property (OMPIC) Member State / IP Office
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO