Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: National Seminar on the Protection of Geographical Indications (GIs)
Description: The objectives of the Workshop on Geographical Indications in Malaysia are to: (i) increase awareness on the role of GIs in creating and generating wealth; (ii) enhance understanding of the concept of Geographical Indications (iii) provide information on the elements of various GIs regimes in selected countries and (iv) explain how GIs may coexist with other Intellectual Property Rigghts (IPRs). Participants will be Officials of the Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO), government departments, academia and research institutions, as well as representations of relevant local and regional producers associations and the private sector
Type: Meeting
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Division for Asia and the Pacific
Date From: 06/11/2012 - 07/11/2012
Venue City: Sarawak
Venue/Host Country: Malaysia
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Total Number of Participants:  0

Owner / Requester

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