Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Conférence internationale sur l'utilisation stratégique de la propriété intellectuelle pour promouvoir le développement de l'industrie sportive en Afrique
Description: The objectives of the event are to: raise awareness among government officials and sport organizations, sports managers and businesses and legal practitioners on the linkages between IP and sport; to provide capacity building for sports bodies, sports managers and businesses, and legal practitioners to help them implement effective IP strategies, and develop IP-focused business plans and practical tools to acquire, exploit and protect their portfolio of IP and related assets; and to discuss successful IP tools and strategies to promote the growth of the sport industry and the hosting of large sport events as a tool for economic and social development.
Type: Meeting
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Regional and National Development Sector
Date From: 21/05/2013 - 22/05/2013
Venue City: Dakar
Venue/Host Country: Senegal
Activity held in Language: English , French

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Burkina Faso 2
South Africa 2
Nigeria 2
Mozambique 2
Kenya 2
Gambia 2
Ethiopia 2
Ivory Coast 2
Congo 2
Cameroon 2
Total Number of Participants:  20

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
Government of the Republic of Senegal Member State / IP Office