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WIPO Assemblies 2016 were Held

October 12, 2016

The 56th series of meetings of the Assemblies of the Member States of World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) were held from October 3rd to 11th in Geneva, Switzerland. The delegation of Japan, which includes Mr. Komiya, Commissioner of the Japan Patent Office (JPO); and Mr. Koyanagi, Deputy Commissioner of the JPO, attended. At the opening session, on behalf of Japan, Commissioner Komiya delivered a General Statement from Japan. In his statement, he expressed his expectations for WIPO as an international organization to find a balance between economic globalization and the IP system. During the Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO, discussions will be conducted on a variety of important issues, including yearly reports.

(photo) Commissioner Komiya delivered a General Statement from Japan at Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO
Commissioner Komiya delivered a General Statement from Japan
at Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO

(photo) State of the 56th series of meetings of the Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO
State of the 56th series of meetings
of the Assemblies of the Member States of WIPO

[Last updated 13 October 2016]