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Sunday, 14 February 2021


WIPO Academy: DL Advanced Courses in 2021

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is offering the following advanced courses as part of the Distance Learning (DL) Program:

  • Copyright and Related Rights (DL-201)
  • Intellectual Property, Traditional Knowledge and Traditional Cultural Expressions (DL-203)
  • Patents (DL-301)
  • Trademarks, Industrial Designs and Geographical Indications (DL-302)
  • Arbitration and Mediation Procedure under the WIPO Rules (DL-317)
  • Patent Information Search (DL-318)
  • Basics of Patent Drafting (DL-320)
  • Intellectual Property Management (DL-450)
  • Collective Management of Copyright and Related Rights for Collective Management Organizations (DL-503)
  • Collective Management of Copyright and Related Rights for Policy Makers (DL-506)
  • Software Licensing Including Open Source (DL-511)
  • Promoting Access to Medical Technologies and Innovation – WHO, WIPO, WTO Executive Course on the intersections between public health, intellectual property and trade (DL701)

The courses are available in different languages, including Spanish, Portuguese, and English.

As time goes by, WIPO will also offer the following courses in 2021:

  • The Essentials of Patents (DL-170)
  • E-Tutorial on Using Patent Information (DL-177)
  • Specialized Course on the Madrid System for the International Registration of Marks (DL-303)
  • Executive Course on IP and Genetic Resources in the Life Sciences (DL-427)
  • Executive Course on IP and Exports (DL-730)

Review here more information about the courses: click on “Course Catalog” and then select the language.

Source: WIPO.