AIPPI - International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property

The International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property, known as AIPPI (Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle), is the world’s leading non-profit association dedicated to the development and improvement of laws for the protection of intellectual property. It is a politically neutral, non-profit organization, based in Switzerland with over 8000 members worldwide from 131 countries.

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In this very short video, AIPPI President, Luiz Henrique do Amaral outlines what is to come at the 2021 AIPPI World Congress Online.

Don’t forget, Early Bird Registration is open until 24 August!

Early Bird registration for the 2021 AIPPI World Congress Online is now open!

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European Inventor of the Year 2021

17 Jun 2021


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AIPPI Swiss Day and General Assembly

21 Jun 2021


In 120 Days

2021 AIPPI World Congress Online

15 Oct  -  22 Oct, 2021

In 450 Days

2022 AIPPI World Congress

10 Sep  -  14 Sep, 2022

San Francisco, USA

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Video from the AIPPI President about the 2021 AIPPI World Congress

15 Jun 2021 | News
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2021 AIPPI World Congress Online: registration is open!

14 Jun 2021 | News
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The 2021 AIPPI Essay Competition is now open - video entries also being accepted!

8 Jun 2021 | News
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AIPPI Belgium Webinar: Brexit, 6 months down the road: practical insights and impact on Intellectual Property

7 Jun 2021 | News

WIPO-AIPPI Joint Webinar on June 7: Introduction to Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources: Recent Developments at the International Level

3 Jun 2021 | News