The Workshop on IPR and Sustainable Development held in Xi’an

On-site Workshop on IPR and Sustainable Development

Recently, jointly initiated by State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) and World Intellectual Property Office (WIPO) and organized by Shaanxi IP Office, the Workshop on IPR and Sustainable Development was held in Xi’an, Shaanxi Province.

He Zhimin, Deputy Head of SIPO, Lu Zhiyuan, Vice Governor of Shaanxi Province and Lida Bouabid, Representative of WIPO on Sustainable Development attended the Workshop and delivered remarks. About 100 representatives from enterprises, agencies, academic institutions, universities and IP administrations attended the meeting.

At the workshop, WIPO representative introduced their work on SDG implementation and WIPOGREEN platform. Experts and representatives from SIPO, Shaanxi IP Office, Chinese Academy of Sciences, International IP Protection Association and Shaanxi Automobile Group spoke and discussed the topics on the unique role of IPR in the implementation of SDG and green development concepts, the outcomes and needs of enterprises in IPR creation, protection and utilization relating to green and sustainable technologies.