Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Heads of IP Office Conference (HIPOC) for Countries in South Asia and Southeast Asia, & Iran and Mongolia, Phase VI AND WIPO High Level Forum on Utilizing the IP System for Economic, Social and Cultural Development in Celebration of the 30th Annivers
Description: (i) The objectives of HIPOC VI are: (a) to build on the outcomes of the previous HIPOC meetings held in 2015 and 2016 and continue building relationships between and among Heads of IP Offices and WIPO; (b) to engage directly the leadership of national IP offices, especially recent appointees, in an intensified and focused conversation on various aspects of development cooperation to foster a new leadership aiming for better mutual accountability, coherence of actions and sustainability of results;
Type: Face-to-Face Meeting
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Division for Asia and the Pacific
Date From: 19/02/2018 - 23/02/2018
Venue City: Tokyo
Venue/Host Country: Japan
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Afghanistan 1
Algeria 1
Argentina 1
Bangladesh 2
Bhutan 2
Botswana 1
Brazil 2
Cambodia 2
Cameroon 2
Chile 1
Colombia 2
Côte d'Ivoire 1
Egypt 1
Ethiopia 1
Fiji 2
India 1
Indonesia 3
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 2
Jamaica 1
Jordan 2
Kenya 1
Lao People''s Democratic Republic 2
Malawi 1
Malaysia 2
Maldives 1
Mexico 3
Mongolia 2
Morocco 1
Mozambique 2
Myanmar 2
Namibia 1
Nepal 2
Nigeria 1
Pakistan 2
Peru 2
Philippines 3
Rwanda 1
Samoa 2
Senegal 1
Singapore 2
South Africa 1
Sri Lanka 2
Thailand 2
Uganda 1
Viet Nam 2
Zimbabwe 1
Total Number of Participants:  74