Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: WIPO Seminar on Developing TISCs - Patent Searches, Analytics and Exploitation
Description: Reference is made to the signing of the Service Level Agreement (SLA) in 2014 with South Africa and the exchange of correspondence with the National Intellectual Property Management Office (NIPMO) in developing a network of Technology and Innovation Support Centers (TISCs) in South Africa. This training builds on the basic patent search techniques of last year’s seminar and focuses on specific types of patent searches, on developing patent analytics, introducing the challenges of drafting patent applications and commercial exploitation of intellectual property rights.
Type: Meeting
IP Subject Area: Industrial Property
WIPO Sector: Innovation Economics Section
Date From: 04/11/2015 - 06/11/2015
Venue City: Pretoria
Venue/Host Country: South Africa
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
South Africa 50
Total Number of Participants:  50

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
The National Intellectual Property Management Office Member State / IP Office
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO