China Beijing 2018 Anti-infringement and Anti-counterfeit Conference held during the CIFTIS

On May 29, the Office of Beijing Leading Group on Fight against IPR Infringement and Counterfeiting (the Beijing Office) and the Anti-infringement and Anti-counterfeit Innovation Strategic Alliance under China Industry-University-Research Institute Collaboration Association (the Alliance)jointly held the “China Beijing 2018 Anti-infringement and Anti-counterfeit & Achievements Exhibition” at the 5th China Beijing International Fair for Trade in Services.

Lei Xiaoyun, Director-general of Patent Management Department under SIPO and Wang Hongcun, Head of the Beijing Office attended and addressed the conference. The government departments like the Supreme People’s Court, the Ministry of Public Security and the General Administration of Customs elaborated the new situation and features about work against IPR infringement and counterfeiting and the relevant policies and regulations. Discussion were carried out concerning those hotspot issues of IPR protection strategies under the Internet age among the representatives from WIPO, EU Delegation to China, domestic industrial associations and organizations and academic experts. Zheng Junfang, Alibaba Chief Risk Officer and Zhao Zhongwei, Partner of and COO of Segway-Ninebot gave practical presentations about IPR protection in the Internet age and IPR protection and anti-fake experience of enterprises. The Alliance’s representative also reported their work about social co-governance.