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JPO had Bilateral Meetings alongside WIPO Assemblies

October 11, 2017

Commissioner Munakata and Deputy Commissioner Shimano were actively involved meetings with heads of other IP offices and relevant institutions of more than 20 countries and regions*1 during their attendance at the WIPO Assemblies 2017 held from October 2nd to 11th in Geneva, Switzerland. In addition, the JPO agreed to advance the cooperative relationship in a variety of fields with the respective countries, such as launching a Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) with Peru, proceeding the US-JP Collaborative Search Pilot and exchanging data on patent information with the German Patent and Trade Mark Office (DPMA).

Press Release: “Inter-governmental Cooperation Results in Progress in the Intellectual Property Field(External link)

*1 WIPO, European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), Canada, United States, India, Australia, Russia, South Korea, Peru, Argentina, Mexico, Egypt, Brazil, Group B+ Sub-Group (Meeting of developed countries), the ASEAN countries, Vietnam, Germany(The Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection, The German Patent and Trade Mark Office), European Patent Office (EPO), United Kingdom, Sweden, African Regional Intellectual Property Organization(ARIPO), Organisation Africaine de la Propriété Intellectuelle(OAPI) (described in order of the meetings held during the WIPO Assemblies).

Meeting with WIPO’s Assistant Director General Gurry
Meeting with WIPO’s Director General Gurry
Meeting with EUIPO’s Deputy Executive Director Archambeau
Meeting with EUIPO’s Deputy Executive Director Archambeau

Meeting with CIPO’ Commissioner Bélisle
Meeting with CIPO’ Commissioner Bélisle
Meeting with USPTO’s Performing the Functions and Duties of the Director Matal
Meeting with USPTO’s
Performing the Functions and Duties of the Director Matal

Meeting with DIPP’ Joint Secretary Aggarwal
Meeting with DIPP’ Joint Secretary Aggarwal
Meeting with IP Australia's Director General Kelly
Meeting with IP Australia's Director General Kelly

Meeting with ROSPATENT’s Director General Ivliev
Meeting with ROSPATENT’s Director General Ivliev
Meeting with INDECOPI’s Chairman of the Board of Directors Gagliuffi
Meeting with INDECOPI’s
Chairman of the Board of Directors Gagliuffi

Meeting with INPI Argentina’s President Pardo
Meeting with INPI Argentina’s President Pardo
Meeting with IMPI’s Director General Margáin
Meeting with IMPI’s Director General Margáin

Meeting with Ministry of Supply and Internal Trade’s Deputy Minister Ashmawy
Meeting with Ministry of
Supply and Internal Trade’s Deputy Minister Ashmawy
Meeting with INPI Brazil's President Pimentel
Meeting with INPI Brazil's President Pimentel

Meeting with heads of IP offices in the ASEAN countries
Meeting with heads of IP offices in the ASEAN countries
Meeting with NOIP’s Director General Huu Phi
Meeting with NOIP’s Director General Huu Phi

Meeting with Federal Ministry of Justice’ Deputy Director General Ernst
Meeting with Federal Ministry of Justice’
Deputy Director General Ernst
Meeting with DPMA's President Rudloff–Schäffer
Meeting with DPMA's President Rudloff–Schäffer

Meeting with EPO’s President Battistelli
Meeting with EPO’s President Battistelli
Meeting with UKIPO’s Director Williams
Meeting with UKIPO’s Director Williams

Meeting with SPRO’s Chief Legal Counsel Bergh
Meeting with SPRO’s
Chief Legal Counsel Bergh
Meeting with Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Liberia’s Minister Addy
Meeting with Commerce and Industry of
the Republic of Liberia’s Minister Addy

Meeting with ARIPO’ Director General Dos Santos
Meeting with ARIPO’ Director General Dos Santos
Meeting with OAPI’s Directeur Général Bohoussou
Meeting with OAPI’s Directeur Général Bohoussou

[Last updated 30 October 2017]