IFIP InterYIT (International Young ICT Professionals group) brought together professionals from around the globe this week for the World BLUMAR Youth IP Conclave, looking at Intellectual Property Rights and its Essential Management.
Part of the on-going celebration of IFIP’s 60th Anniversary, the event featured IP Strategist Rafael Pereira as keynote speaker along with a panel of experts that included IFIP President Mike Hinchey, IFIP Vice President, Anthony Wong, and InterYIT Chair Dr Amit Joshi, among others.
The Blumar Youth IP Conclave 2021 is an international platform successfully organised, conducted and executed for entrepreneurs, start-ups, professionals, researchers, policy makers, individuals, in-house legal corporate and experts.
Topics for discussion included the challenges and opportunities in different regions across the globe around IP rights, technology and innovation, the importance of brand creation and data, licence and international filing, trademark, copyright and designs for MSME.
Attendees gained valuable insights in IP generation as well as issues relating to managing, enforcing, protecting and monetising intellectual property portfolios.