Workshop on Intellectual Property, organized within the KnowingIPR Project

05/11/2021

The State Agency on Intellectual Property (AGEPI) invites interested parties to participate in a workshop on intellectual property, organized by the School of Advanced Studies in Nova Gorica, Slovenia, within the project Fostering Innovation in the Danube Region through Knowledge Engineering and IPR Management (KnowING IPR).

The event will be organized on May 13, at 14.00, in English, on the ZOOM platform (https://zoom.us/j/96985547421). Those interested can register at the following address: https://forms.gle/ViRCqpvrJ6Ka1RiZ6.

During the Workshop will be addressed intellectual property policy in the project member countries as well as identified possible recommendations for improving the legal framework and policy in the field in the context of the challenges facing the states of the Danube Region at this stage.

At the end of the work, the organizers intend to hold a brainstorming session on how the policy recommendations identified in the workshop could contribute to different priority areas of the EU Strategy for the Danube Region (https://danube-region.eu/about/priority-areas).

More details, including the agenda of the event are available on the project website at: http://www.interreg-danube.eu/news-and-events/programme-news-and-events/6225.

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The KnowING IPR project aims to facilitate innovation in the Danube Region by developing a transnational open access platform - KnowING Hub - which will provide the tools needed to analyze and determine the state of the art in a particular field, track the progress of emerging technologies, identify solutions to various problems providing free access to millions of patent documents around the world and also to an impressive number of publications in various technical fields.

The KnowING IPR project, implemented under the Danube Transnational Programme funded by the European Union, consists of a regional consortium comprising partners from the following countries: Slovenia, Slovakia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Romania, Germany, Austria, Hungary, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Republic of Moldova, and Ukraine).

More details on the objectives of the project, as well as the activities implemented within it are available on the official website of the project: http://www.interreg-danube.eu/approved-projects/knowing-ipr and on the Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/knowingipr/.