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4th Annual WIPO-KIPO-KAIST-KIPA Offer Advanced International Certificate Course on IP Asset Management

25-Mar-2013 | Source : | Visits : 10138
GENEVA - The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO), the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), and the Korea Invention Promotion Association (KIPA) are jointly offering the advanced international certificate course on IP Asset Management for business success based on IP PANORAMATM Multimedia toolkit in English.

 According to WIPO, this course consists of the following three components:

• Step 1)  Online course

• Step 2)  IP essay test; and

• Step 3)  Offline program

The online course will be offered three times, for six weeks per session, all in English and with the assistance of course administrators and tutors through the KIPA e-learning website ( It is based on the twelve modules of the English IP PANORAMA as per the following schedule:

• Session 1: March 27 to May 7, 2013 (Enrollment: March 7 to 26, 2013)

• Session 2: May 1 to June 11, 2013 (Enrollment: April 11 to 25, 2013)

• Session 3: June 5 to July 16, 2013 (Enrollment: May 16 to 30, 2013)

Students who successfully complete a session of the online course with at least 80% of course attendance and a grade of 60% or above in the final exam will be eligible for the IP essay test. 

Up to 10 students from developing countries who are top performers in both the online course (Step1) and the IP essay test (Step 2) will be given an opportunity to participate in the offline program, which is a three day face-to-face training to learn and discuss some advanced topics and issues on IP asset management. These students will receive a scholarship to cover travel and accommodations in Seoul, Republic of Korea, in November. 

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