Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: WIPO / FIT Australia Sub-Regional Multi-Stakeholder Program on Brands and Design for Industry and Medium and Small Enterprises (MSMEs) in the Pacific Islands and National Workshop on Establishment of Knowledge Transfer System
Description: 1. To upgrade understanding and use of brands and design by local businesses, home-grown industries in the region and MSMEs, towards strengthening their business competitiveness, facilitating sub-regional exchanges and fostering south-south cooperation in the area of branding and designs; and
2. To upgrade understanding on needed preconditions for establishment of an efficient knowledge transfer system in Samoa, providing examples of best practices;
Create preconditions for bridging the gap between MSEMs and academic institutions in the country in order to promote transfer of research results with potential economic value from universities and R&D institutions, as main IP generators in the region, towards businesses for their competitiveness.
Type: Workshop
IP Subject Area: Industrial Property
WIPO Sector: Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific
Date From: 21/11/2018 - 23/11/2018
Venue City: Apia
Venue/Host Country: Samoa
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Tuvalu 2
Fiji 2
Cook Islands 2
Total Number of Participants:  6