World IP Day
As this year´s World IP Day (WIPD – April 26) falls on Sunday, the Industrial Property Office of SR employees and invited guests shall commemorate it on Tuesday, April 28. WIPD 2015 – Get up, stand up. For music – shall be opened by the ceremonial speech of the IPO SR President Ľuboš Knoth.
The formal part shall be followed by the regional seminar Business in the International Context organised by the IPO SR in cooperation with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM) and the Slovak Centre of Scientific and Technical Information (SCSTI).
The aim of the regional seminar is to provide information to entrepreneurs and expert public of the central Europe how to do a business via internet without violation of IP rights and what products and services of the international organisations WIPO and OHIM could be helpful in their businesses.
The participation is free of charge. English is the official language, translation is provided.
WIPD shall also be the Open Day of the Office. The Exhibition documenting traditions related to trade and catering in Slovakia shall be accessible in the Office during the Open Day. The IPO SR in cooperation with the Trade Museum Bratislava opened it in the end of the last year. Famous and less famous trade marks, brands and historical designs of various products are the part of the Exhibition, which is open to public till the end of April 2015.