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WIPO High-Level Forum Held to Celebrate 30th Anniversary of Japan Funds-In-Trust

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the Japan Patent Office held the " WIPO High-Level Forum on Utilizing the Intellectual Property System for Economic, Social and Cultural Development" in Maihama from February 22 to 23 to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Japan Funds-in-Trust.

The forum brought together approximately 100 invited participants, including heads of intellectual property (IP) offices, from 54 countries and organizations in developing and other countries. Showing the progress made in IP systems in their countries and current challenges to be overcome in the future, participants exchanged views concerning future cooperation through the fund.

Click the following links to read the addresses that Ms. Munakata, Commissioner of the JPO, made.
- Opening remarks (PDF:65KB)
- Address at the Reception (PDF:20KB)

Press release:
"WIPO High Level Forum Held to Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Japan FIT/IP (jump to the website of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry)"

(photo)WIPO High-Level Forum to Celebrate 30th Anniversary of Japan Funds-In-Trust (From the sixth from the left moving right, Mr. Shimano, Deputy Commissioner of the JPO, Ms. Munakata, Commissioner of the JPO, Dr. Gurry, Director General of the WIPO, Mr. Takagi, Assistant Director General of the WIPO)
WIPO High-Level Forum to Celebrate 30th Anniversary of Japan Funds-In-Trust
(From the sixth from the left moving right, Mr. Shimano, Deputy Commissioner of the JPO, Ms. Munakata, Commissioner of the JPO, Dr. Gurry, Director General of the WIPO, Mr. Takagi, Assistant Director General of the WIPO)

(photo)Ms. Munakata, Commissioner of the JPO, gave opening remarks.
Ms. Munakata, Commissioner of the JPO, gave opening remarks.

(photo)Conference Scene
Conference Scene

(photo)Conference Scene
Conference Scene

(photo)Mr. Shimano, Deputy Commissioner , gave closing remarks.
Mr. Shimano, Deputy Commissioner , gave closing remarks.

[Last updated 5 March 2018]