Fundamental Programme 100 Series

IP109 Intellectual Property Course for Creative Design Industry

25 Oct 2023

2 hrs in total

This course aims to introduce the basic knowledge of intellectual property to creative design industry practitioners and students, including copyright and trademarks, enabling participants to understand the rights of IP owners and users, thereby enhancing their capability of protecting, managing and utilising IP rights.

Lecture I

25 Oct 2023 (Wed)


Live-streamed and physical mode

Topic: IP Basics in Creative Design Industry

  • Basic concepts of IP
  • Type of IP
  • How to protect your IP rights
  • Case sharing
  • Q & A

Speaker: Professor Kenny Wong

Lecture II


Live-streamed and physical mode

Topic: Turning Your Creations into an IP

  • Introduction of IP portfolio (Character Design)
  • Sharing experiences on IP registration
  • Sharing experiences on infringement cases
  • Q & A

Speaker: Ms. Helen Tam

Target Audience

Designers, IP owners of local startups/ small and medium enterprises, particularly practitioners in creative and design industry and persons who are interested in joining the industry

Course Structure

The 0.5-day course consists of 2 lectures, total 2 hours


Lecture Room A001, G/F, Block A, Hong Kong Design Institute (3 King Ling Road, Tseung Kwan O, N.T., H.K.)

Course Format

Live-streamed and physical mode


Cantonese, supplemented with English terms



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