The Associated Chambers of Commerce & Industry of India
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WIPO-ASSOCHAM-IPO Roving Seminar on the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT)

26 June, 2019 , Kolkata, West Bengal



About Event

ASSOCHAM in collaboration with World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) and Indian Patent Office is organising “Roving Seminar on the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT)” on 26h June, 2019 at Kolkata, West Bengal.


§  To share the knowledge about the use of PCT System in protecting the inventions globally
§  To provide information to the Indian inventors & applicants about the recent developments in PCT system
§  To benefit filing of PCT International applications through the EPCT portal, for natural persons, small entities and startup companies etc.
§  To benefit using of services of Indian Patent Office as Receiving Office (RO), International Preliminary Examining Authority (ISA/IPEA)

Speakers Invited

·            Mr. Naresh. N. PRASAD, Assistant Director General and Chief of Staff in the Office of the Director General World Intellectual Property Organization
·            Mr O. P. Gupta, Controller General of Patents, Designs and Trademarks, Govt. of India
·            Dr K.S.Kardam, Sr Joint Controller, Patent Office, Govt. of India
·            Mr. Allal ALOUI, Head, PCT Technical Cooperation Section, PCT International Cooperation Division, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) 
·            Mr. Mougamadou ABIDINE, Head, PCT Operations Section 1, PCT Operations Division, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
·            Ms G.B.Bimi, Assistant Controller In-charge RO/IN, Patent Office, Govt. of India
·            Dr Rajesh Dixit, Deputy Controller, In-charge ISA, Patent Office, Govt. of India
Considering the significance of the program, we invite you and your organization to consider participation in the one day seminar at Kolkata on 26th June 2019. We look forward for your kind confirmation and support to make this event a grand success.