SIPO Head attended the 5th IP Workshop between China, Mongolia and Russia

On September 6, the 5th Sino-Mongolia–Russia IP Workshop and the meeting of heads of 3 national IP authorities were held in Vladivostok, Russia. Shen Changyu, Commissioner of SIPO of China, Grigory Ivliev, Head of Rospatent and Sodkhuu Rentsen,Head of Mongolian General Authority for Intellectual Property and State Registration (GAIPSR) all attended and addressed the workshop, which was held under the framework of Eastern Economic Forum hosted by the Government of the Russian Federation.

At the workshop, the authority representatives from three countries discussed and exchanged views on infrastructure of IP commercialization, regional IP registration system and national IP strategy implementation, etc.

Shen Changyu delivered a speech on behalf of China. He indicated that SIPO of China kept improving the effectiveness of IP protection by coordinating and promoting the protection work in a strict, large-scale, fast and uniform manner. In terms of IP application, SIPO further promoted the overall utilization of IP for the support of real economy by establishingvariousmechanisms, platforms and facilitating the industries. China valued IP international communication and cooperation and was willing to actively get involved in the three-party cooperation on IP matters, in particular, by expanding the cooperation scope and strengthening the cooperation effectiveness.

At the meeting of heads of three IP authorities, they reviewed their cooperation over the past year, summarized the cooperation achievements and proposed new options for their cooperation.

(Source: China Intellectual Property News)