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JPO Conducted Training Course on Managing IP

December 14, 2016

In order to support developing countries with the development of human resources who engage in the industrial property rights system, the Japan Patent Office (JPO) has been inviting trainees from developing and emerging countries of the Asia-Pacific region, Latin America, Africa, and other regions, to provide training programs for them in Japan.

From December 5 to 14, the JPO conducted the IPR Training Course on Managing IP, targeting for the personnel involving IP management and IP utilization at universities, R&D institutions, IP offices, etc.

A total of 20 trainees attended this Course, and had an opportunity to deepen their comprehensive knowledge about IP management through receiving the lectures and engaging in group discussions on, for example, IP management at universities, R&D institutions, etc., licensing, assessment of IP asset. In addition, they learned IP management method in the industry -academia collaborations, technology transference, etc.

The JPO has high expectations that the trainees will be active in the field after going back to their countries.

(photo-01) Trainees of FY2016 IPR Training Course on Managing IP
Trainees of FY2016 IPR Training Course on Managing IP

(photo-02) Trainees in class
Trainees in class

[Last updated 27 December 2016]