Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: WIPO Regional Conference on the Role of Intellectual Property Offices (IPOs) in Promoting Innovation, Business Competitiveness and Economic Growth
Description: The objectives are to: (i) provide senior managers of IPOs and government officials responsible for economic and trade policies with an opportunity to deepen their understanding on the role of the IP system for the promotion of innovation, economic growth and business competitiveness; (ii) share experiences in establishing national IP policies and strategies that are consistent with, and contribute to, overall economic and trade policies; and (iii) exchange views on the role of IPOs in establishing effective IP policies and achieving national developmental goals.
Type: Meeting
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Division for Asia and the Pacific
Date From: 02/02/2012 - 03/02/2012
Venue City: Tokyo
Venue/Host Country: Japan
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Viet Nam 2
Thailand 2
Sri Lanka 2
Sierra Leone 1
Seychelles 1
Senegal 1
Philippines 2
Pakistan 2
Mongolia 2
Malaysia 2
Indonesia 2
India 2
Egypt 1
Total Number of Participants:  22

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO
Japan Patent Office Member State / IP Office