Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: WIPO Training Course on Patent Search and Examinatin for Latin American Countries
Description: The main objective of the training course is to enhance technical skills of patent examiners from Latin American countries in using online search engines to improve their performances. The training course also purports to stress the importance of patent search and examination in the field of Pharmaceuticals.
Type: Workshop
IP Subject Area: Patents
WIPO Sector: WIPO Academy
Date From: 19/10/2015 - 23/10/2015
Venue City: Rio De Janeiro
Venue/Host Country: Brazil
Activity held in Language: English , Spanish , Portuguese

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Uruguay 1
Paraguay 1
Panama 1
Nicaragua 1
Mexico 1
Honduras 1
Guatemala 1
El Salvador 1
Ecuador 1
Cuba 1
Costa Rica 1
Colombia 1
Chile 1
Brazil 2
Argentina 1
Total Number of Participants:  16

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO
Instituto Nacional da Propiedade Indústrial (INPI) Do Brasil Member State / IP Office