NIPO: The Indian IPR Foundation (NIPO) is the first and oldest IPR Techno-Legal NGO in India. It is one of the few organisations in the world to have been awarded Permanent Observer Status by the World Intellectual Property Organisation, United Nations. It is an umbrella initiative destined to put India on the map of intellectual superpowers. NIPO’s mandate includes inter alia helping & assisting individuals & organizations in capacity building through interactions with other organizations in India and abroad which are active in this field.
KPMG International Limited (KPMG) is an Anglo-Dutch multinational professional services network, and one of the Big Four accounting organizations. It provides three major lines of services: financial audit, tax, and advisory. Its tax and advisory services are further divided into various service groups. KPMG is a network of firms in 147 countries, with over 219,000 employees and serves the needs of business, governments, public-sector agencies and not-for-profit companies.
About the Event
NIPO and KPMG are jointly conducting a study on inventor remuneration in India and as a part of this initiate are holding round tables, surveys and interviews with stakeholders including Government, corporates, academia and research institutes across sectors to understand their perspective around creating a standard policy for inventor remuneration in India and how it may benefit the Indian innovation eco-system thereby generating higher GDP for the nation.
Drawing from their vast practical experience, the panellists, representing various sectors, will discuss the current state of domestic patent filing in India and inventor remuneration provisions as a means to improve the same.
Opening Remarks: NIPO Representative
Inaugural Address by the Guest of Honour: Shri. Rajendra Ratnoo, IAS, Joint Secretary, DPIIT and Controller General of Patents, Designs & Trade Marks (CGPDTM).
The Panellists are Senior Representatives from the Government, International, Academic and Industry sector.
All participants will receive a certificate of participation upon attendance.