Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Regional Training for Trademark Examiners of the Pacific Island Countries
Description: The objectives of the Training are to: (i) provide examiners with competency-based training on understanding the fundamentals of trademark law and trademark examination; (ii) assist examiners to understand the fundamentals and principles of trademark examination and how to do examination; (iii) build knowledge, skill and attitude of trademark examiners in examination process; and (iv) assist trademark examiners and managers to improve the quality of trademark examination.
Type: Workshop
IP Subject Area: Trademarks, Geographical Indications
WIPO Sector: Division for Asia and the Pacific
Date From: 18/04/2017 - 21/04/2017
Venue City: Port Moresby
Venue/Host Country: Papua New Guinea
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Fiji 2
Papua New Guinea
Samoa 3
Solomon Islands 2
Tonga 3
Tuvalu 2
Vanuatu 1
Total Number of Participants:  13

Owner / Requester

Owner / Requester Name Owner / Requester Type
Intellectual Property Office of Papua New Guinea Member State / IP Office


Organizer Name Organizer Type
Investment Promotion Authority of Papua New Guinea IGO
Intellectual Property Office of Papua New Guinea Member State / IP Office
Papua New Guinea Country
Korean Intellectual Property Office Member State / IP Office
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO