Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: International Conference on Intellectual Property and Development
Description: The Committee on Development and Intellectual Property (CDIP), at its fourteenth session held in November 2012, decided to proceed with the organization of an International Conference on Intellectual Property and Development. It is recalled that following a decision taken by the tenth session of the Committee, the Conference was initially planned to take place in November 2013. However, due to a disagreement among Member States on the list of speakers, the Conference was postponed. The Tenth session of the CDIP also agreed upon the organizational aspects of the Conference, notably, the title, objectives, venue, themes, speakers and panelists, participants and the outcome of the Conference, which are contained in document CDIP/11/5 (attached). The objective of the conference is “to discuss the role of intellectual property (IP) in development at national, regional and international levels”
Type: Workshop
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Development Agenda Coordination Division
Date From: 07/04/2016 - 08/04/2016
Venue City: Headquarters of WIPO, Geneva
Venue/Host Country: Switzerland
Activity held in Language: English , French , Spanish , Arabic , Chinese

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Algeria 1
Argentina 1
Armenia 1
Belize 1
Bhutan 1
Bulgaria 1
Cuba 1
Ecuador 1
Indonesia 1
Jordan 1
Latvia 1
Lebanon 1
Myanmar 1
Namibia 1
Nepal 1
Nigeria 1
Oman 1
Peru 1
Republic of Moldova 1
Uganda 1
Ukraine 1
Viet Nam 1
Burkina Faso 1
Total Number of Participants:  23