22. June 2020 | News

AIPPI – WIPO Joint Webinar: now available online

AIPPI is delighted to present this conversation with Mr. Francis Gurry, Director General, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). Includes a demonstration of the newly-released business tool WIPO PROOF.

Mr. Gurry provides an overview of WIPO’s recent activities and outputs as well as looking back at the highlights and challenges during his terms in office. He talks about the impact of the current coronavirus pandemic on WIPO and more generally on the international innovation system. Finally, he briefly introduces the organization's newly-released business tool WIPO PROOF.

The webinar is moderated by Mr. Luiz Henrique do Amaral, AIPPI First Vice President, Ms. Annie Tsoi, AIPPI First Deputy Secretary General, and Mr. Arno Hold, AIPPI Executive Director.

The event with the Director General is followed by a practice session introducing WIPO PROOF, presented by Mr. Claudio Cocorocchia, WIPO Senior Business Manager.

Please note: this webinar is also available as two separate videos, one with Mr. Francis Gurry and one on WIPO PROOF. Both videos are available on the AIPPI YouTube channel.