Management of Intellectual Property Assets by small and medium sized enterprises

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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO),  in cooperation with the Barbados Investment & Development Corporation (BIDC) will be hosting a Sub-Regional Workshop on Intellectual Property Management by Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises. 

This 3 day seminar focuses on Intellectual Property (IP) and the importance of effective IP management to enhance competitiveness.

Topics include:

  • Managing IP in international business
  • IP Law and administration in Barbados
  • Importance of industrial designs and trademarks
  • Using the copyright works of others in your business
  • Importance of trade secret protection for SMEs

International Speakers

Mr. James Conley - Clinical Professor
Center for Research in Technology & Innovation, Managerial Economics and Decision Science of the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, Evanston, USA

Mr. Krister Ahlberg - Former Advisor
International Marketing and Branding, International Trade Centre (ITC), United Nations, Geneva. 

National Speakers

Mrs. Fiona Hinds - Attorney-at-Law,
Carrington & Sealy

Mrs. Tammy Bryan - Attorney-at-Law, 
George Walton Payne and Company.

Dr. Wendy Hollingsworth - CEO and Consultant, 
Policy Networks International.

Ms. Stella Hackett - Manager,
Design, BIDC

Mrs. Marina Taitt - Director,
Export and Business Development, BIDC

Mr. Anil Sinha - Counsellor, 
SMEs and Entrepreneurship Support Division, WIPO

Hon. Donvile Inniss, M.P - Minister
Industry, International Business, Commerce & Small Business Development.

Jan 24 -26

9AM - 5PM

Bagnalls Point Gallery,
Pelican Centre, St. Michael

$25 US - $50 BDS

Registraton is open,
Book your space today!

Ms. Lucille Atkinson -
Or Ms. Amy Forde -