National IP Strategy and Promotion of Public Awareness on IP

Project Title: National IP Strategy and Promotion of Public Awareness on IP

Leading Office: SIPO

Focus on: Formulation and implementation of National IP Strategy; IP dissemination related activities; IP education; IP training for the public and IP users.

Description: Public IP awareness is an important factor to enhance national innovative capability. Through the dissemination of IP concept, an IP culture featured by respecting knowledge and innovation will be gradually established in the society. A strengthened IP protection will also create a sound environment for the national economic and social development. IP BRICS may enhance the public IP awareness by ways of national support policy, important dissemination activity, school education, IP training for the public and multi-media dissemination materials.

Expected Outcomes: Strengthen information and experience sharing among IP BRICS on national IP strategy formulation and implementation, so as to enhance the understanding of IP system and policy in BRICS countries. By means of effectively sharing measures on IP culture dissemination and promotion, taking experiences from each other on organizing high-profile IP dissemination activities, to further enhance the public IP awareness in BRICS countries and create a favorable external environment for innovation.