Wednesday, October 17, 2007

Upcoming Seminar: Fourth South Innovation Perspectives Series (24 October)

The South Centre Innovation and Access to Knowledge Programme cordially invites you to the Fourth South Innovation Perspectives Series Seminar on Wednesday, 24 October 2007 at Palais des Nations, Room IX (Old building, 3rd Floor) from 3 pm to 5 pm.

This series is on "Making Patent Policy Work for Development: Lessons from the Swiss Experience." The keynote speaker is Dr. Nikolaus Thumm, Senior Economic Counsellor, Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property, Berne

The Commentators are Prof. Dominique Foray, Chair of Economics of Innovation, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne and Mr. Huang Rengang, Minister Counsellor, Chinese permanent mission to the WTO.

Full information about the seminar and registration procedures are available at: