The “Mainland and Hong Kong SAR, Macao SAR Intellectual Property Symposium” (“the Symposium”) has been an annual event held in rotation in the Mainland, Hong Kong SAR and Macao SAR since 2000. The Symposium of 2023 to be held in Macao is jointly organised by Office of Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan Affairs of China National Intellectual Property Administration, Intellectual Property Department of the Government of the Hong Kong SAR, and the Economic and Technological Development Bureau of the Government of the Macao SAR.
The Symposium aims to enhance exchange and co-operation among the Mainland, Hong Kong and Macao, provide enterprises, intellectual property (IP) practitioners and government officials in the Mainland, Hong Kong and Macao with the latest information, and deepen their understanding of IP through discussions. Under the global trend of driving growth through innovation, staying on top of the latest IP development and effective IP protection and exploitation strategies is key to making a head start.
This year’s Symposium will cover the latest updates on IP in the Mainland, Hong Kong and Macao. There will also be case sharing on effective exploitation and protection of IP rights to facilitate technological innovation as well as sharing of trademark protection and corporate branding, which help deepen IP exchange and cooperation among the Mainland, Hong Kong and Macao and promote innovative development of enterprises.
Themes of this year’s Symposium include:
|Date:||14 June 2023 (Wednesday)|
|Time:||9:30 am – 5:15 pm (Registration starts at 9:00 am)|
|Venue:||Convention Hall of the Macao Science Center Convention Center (Address: Avenida Dr. Sun Yat-sen, Macao)|