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FY2016 JPO/IPR Training Course on Patent Examination Practices for South Africa

Schedule
Date Time Subject
Jun.20
(Fri.)
AM HIDA Orientation / Self Introduction
13:30-16:30 Basic Ideas of Patent Examination
Jun.23
(Mon.)
10:00-10:10 Welcome Address by the JPO and APIC-JIPII
10:20-10:50 Visit to the JPO, Courtesy Call on Executive Official of the JPO
11:00-11:20 Visit to Appeal Court, JPO
11:30-11:50 Visit to the National Center for Industrial Property Information and Training (INPIT)
PM Patent Examination Guidelines (1)
(Requirements for Description)
Jun.24
(Tue.)
AM Patent Examination Guidelines (2)
(Novelty)
PM Patent Examination Guidelines (3)
(Inventive Step)
Jun.25
(Wed.)
10:00-11:30 IT Tools for the Work-Sharing of Patent Examination
11:40-17:00 Patent Information Search Practices
(Patent Classification, Search and J-PlatPat)
Jun.26
(Thu.)
All day The way for reading Patent Description
(Search Strategy)
Jun.27
(Fri.)
All day Patent Examination Practices (1)
(Exercises: Novelty)
Jun.30
(Mon.)
All day Patent Examination Practices (2)
(Exercises: Inventive Step)
Jun.31
(Tue.)
AM Patent Examination Practices (3)
(Exercises: Requirements for Description)
PM Patent Examination Practices (4)
(Exercises: Amendments)
Feb.1
(Wed.)
All day Patent Examination Practices (5)
(Overall Exercises)
Feb.2
(Thu.)
AM Overall Discussion
(Achievement Test by Pre-challenged Task)
14:00-16:00 Evaluation Meeting
16:20-17:00 Closing Ceremony

 

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Developing Country Cooperation Section

International Cooperation Division

Japan Patent Office

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