Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Regional Workshop: Case Studies of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) Successfully Leveraging Intellectual Property Assets for Business Competitiveness
Description: The Workshop aims to draw lessons from case studies about the successful use of IP assets by SMEs in their business strategies for becoming and remaining competitive in the domestic and international markets. It seeks to assist the representatives of the invited Member States in formulating best practices for inclusion in their national IP strategies, national innovation strategies and national SME strategies to create new or improved public-funded initiatives for enabling SMEs to leverage IP assets for sustainable employment creation in the private sector, which is a prerequisite for sustainable economic growth and development.
Type: Workshop
IP Subject Area: Industrial Property
WIPO Sector: WIPO Singapore Office
Date From: 29/11/2011 - 01/12/2011
Venue City: Singapore
Venue/Host Country: Singapore
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Afghanistan 1
Bangladesh 1
Bhutan 1
Brunei Darussalam 1
Cambodia 1
China 1
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 1
Fiji 1
India 1
Indonesia 1
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 1
Lao People''s Democratic Republic 1
Malaysia 1
Maldives 1
Mongolia 1
Myanmar 1
Nepal 1
Pakistan 1
Papua New Guinea 1
Philippines 1
Samoa 1
Sri Lanka 1
Thailand 1
Tonga 1
Viet Nam 1
Total Number of Participants:  25

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs Country
Intellectual Property Office of Singapore Member State / IP Office
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO