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TRIPS: EVENT

Geneva, 11 to 22 June 2012

Invitation to apply to participate in the WIPO-WTO colloquium for teachers of intellectual property

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the World Trade Organization (WTO) are jointly organizing a two-week colloquium for teachers of intellectual property from developing countries and countries with economies in transition. The ninth colloquium will take place in Geneva, Switzerland from 11-22 June 2012.

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WIPO pages on this colloquium


A copy of the provisional programme for the colloquium is available here.

Who can participate?

What are the practical arrangements?

How do I apply?

Interested candidates need to complete the Application Form online and submit it by 25 March 2012.

The final selection will be made by the organizers, taking into consideration the need for regional and gender balance. Participants in previous colloquia may not apply within five years of their earlier participation, and where two applicants are equally ranked, preference will be given to applicants who have not previously taken part. Selected applicants will be directly notified by the organizers.


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