SIPO-KIPO Heads Meeting Held in Hangzhou

SIPO Commissioner Shen Changyu shared insights on cooperation with Commissioner Sung Yunmo of the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) at the 23rd SIPO-KIPO Meeting in Hangzhou on November 17. 

Shen labeled the cooperation achievements in the past 25 years between the two offices as fruitful and profound. He expressed the willingness of SIPO to deepen cooperation, further improving the existing projects and cultivating new growth points with a purpose to promote the communication and cooperation between the two neighboring countries and integral members of the region. 

Sung spoke highly of China's achievements in the IP field. He promised to deepen the cooperation between the two offices by exchanging experiences in patent examination and other fields to tackle the common challenge in IP development. 

Several topics including IP policies, liaison office rexchanges, patent examination, automation, industrial design, patent reexamination and professional training were discussed. 

The commissioners signed the Memorandum of the 23rd SIPO-KIPO Heads Meeting and Memorandum of SIPO-KIPO CSP at the meeting. 

(Source: China IP News)