Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Sub-Regional Seminar on the PCT
Description: Following consultations held with Ms Helen Dawson, Assistant Director, International Policy and Cooperation Section, IP Australia in the context of the Australian Funds-in-Trust Annual Workplan June 2012 to May 2013 , it is proposed that a Sub-Regional Seminar on the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) be held at the offices of the South African Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC) in Pretoria, South Africa. The seminar falls under Priority Theme A2, whose aim is “… to assist least developed countries and certain developing countries to accede to and implement WIPO treaties such as the Protocol relating to the Madrid Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Marks and the Patent Cooperation Treaty”.
Type: Meeting
IP Subject Area: Patents
WIPO Sector: PCT Business Development Division
Date From: 19/02/2013 - 20/02/2013
Venue City: Pretoria
Venue/Host Country: South Africa
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Ethiopia 1
Gambia 1
Rwanda 1
South Africa
Uganda 1
United Republic of Tanzania 1
Total Number of Participants:  5

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
South African Companies & Intellectual Property Commission Institution