Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Regional Seminar on Development and Effective Use of Intellectual Property Statistics
Description: The objectives will be to : (i) improve awareness of the importance of using IP statistics to make informed decisions; (ii) raise awareness of WIPO’s statistical activities; (iii) establish and improve existing cooperation with national IP office officials who are responsible for maintaining and reporting their country’s IP data; (iv) improve WIPO’s data coverage for the Asia region as a whole (at present a number of offices either do not respond to WIPO’s annual questionnaires or do not complete them correctly); and (v) advance common methodological approaches towards collecting and reporting IP statistics in order to produce internationally comparable data.
Type: Meeting
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Division for Asia and the Pacific
Date From: 17/12/2013 - 19/12/2013
Venue City: Manila
Venue/Host Country: Philippines

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Viet Nam 2
Thailand 2
Sri Lanka 2
Singapore 2
Pakistan 2
Myanmar 2
Malaysia 2
Lao People''s Democratic Republic 2
Indonesia 2
India 2
Cambodia 2
Brunei Darussalam 2
Bangladesh 2
Total Number of Participants:  26

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO
Japan Patent Office Member State / IP Office
Intellectual Property Office of Philippines Member State / IP Office