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International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property

AIPPI General Secretariat
Toedistrasse 16
CH-8027 Zurich

Tel. +41 44 280 58 80
Fax +41 44 280 58 85

upcoming events
Rio 2015 Congress
Agenda of the forthcoming General Assembly to be held on 14 October 2015
See Statutes changes

On August 17, 2015, a delegation of the Bureau of AIPPI Introduced AIPPI to the Vietnamese IP Office on the occasion of the formation of the Vietnamese Group of AIPPI.

On April 15, 2015, WIPO, together with the World Economic Forum (WEF) launched a new program of assistance for under resourced inventors in developing countries: the WIPO-WEF Inventor Assistance Program (IAP). For more information, please consult http://www.wipo.int/iap/en/.

EU Observatory - Report of the study of the economic impact of infringement in the clothing, footwear and accessories sector

Submission of AIPPI comments — B+ Sub-Group: Objectives and Principles
Dated 27 May 2015

On May 12, AIPPI and OHIM signed a Memorandum of Understanding for mutual collaboration.

OHIM is organising an EDB Forum for companies and enforcement authorities on 8 and 9 September in Alicante (Spain)
More information here

EPO user consultation on the reform of the Boards of Appeal
You are welcome to participate under this link

AIPPI World Congress 2015
Sponsorship & Exhibition Opportunities are available NOW

AIPPI Congress 2014
Toronto resolutions

Work of our Standing Committees
30 to July 3, 2015
Report WIPO, 30th Session on SCCR
30 January 2015
WIPO Madrid Consultation Group - AIPPI Feedback
23 December 2014
AIPPI comments and recommendations on the proposal dated 29 August 2014 of the GAC sub-working group for the protection of geographic names in next rounds of new gTLDs.
21 October 2014
Report - Climate Change and Environmental Technologies - The Role of IP, esp. Patents
14 September 2014
Report on Standing Committees of Toronto

upcoming events
AIPPI Baltic Conference
2-5 September 2015 Tallinn, Estonia
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Innovation to feeding the Planet: A journey through name, appearance and innovation of Italian Food Seminar organised by the Italian Group of AIPPI, Milan, Italy, September 22, 2015.
View the Programme.
View the Registration.

AIPPI Malaysia's Seminar
2 October 2015 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
see the flyer

AIPPI Israel - From IP to NP
International Conference
21-22 March 2016
Dan Panorama Hotel, Tel Aviv
see the flyer

Finnish AIPPI Group, in co-operation with the Swedish AIPPI Group will arrange a two day symposium:

Value in IP and IP Business - Europe Closer to a Single IP Market?

21-22 April 2016
The symposium will start on a cruise ship in Stockholm harbor. From there we will cruise to Helsinki, where the symposium will continue.
see the flyer

ASIPI XIX Congress of the Inter-american Association of Intelectual Property
29 November - 2 December 2015 Cartagena de Indias, Colombia
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AIPPI World Congress, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
October 10 - 14, 2015

Already 1401 participants from 79 countries
for the World Congress in Rio.



AIPPIs (International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property) Congress is being held in Rio de Janeiro. AIPPI is concerned with all types of intellectual property rights (including patents, trademarks, and copyrights).

AIPPI It is the oldest global association for the protection of intellectual property and has the respect and ear of governments and global organizations, such as the World Intellectual Property Organization and the World Trade Organization. Since it was founded in 1897, AIPPI has been consulted (and still is) by decision makers worldwide on current intellectual property issues.

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