Intellectual Property

July 20, 2017

CLDP Hosts Third Annual "Georgia Against Counterfeiting" Conference

On July 20-21, CLDP hosted the Third Annual "Georgia Against Counterfeiting" Conference in Batumi, Georgia.

July 11, 2017 - July 12, 2017

CLDP Sponsors Launch of Counterfeit-Combating Project in Mali

From July 11-12, CLDP co-led a workshop on combatting counterfeiting in Mali using technology to verify the authenticity of products, in coordination with International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics, the U.S. Agency for International Development, and Sproxil.

May 10, 2017 - May 12, 2017

MENA Regional Program on SME Development and Technology Transfer

From May 10-12, 2017, CLDP held a regional program with participants from Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Kuwait, and Morocco in Casablanca, Morocco to share best practices in promoting SME development. 

April 24, 2017 - April 28, 2017

Sri Lanka: CLDP Celebrates World IP Day and Conducts University IP Policy Workshops

On April 24-28, CLDP joined international intellectual property organizations in celebrating World IP Day in Colombo, Sri Lanka. 

April 3, 2017 - April 8, 2017

CLDP Leads Course on Technology Transfer, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship

CLDP and the Division for Entrepreneurship and Technology Transfer (CRIA) of the University of Algarve organized a Program on Developing Entrepreneurship and Supporting Innovation Ecosystems in Algeria and Morocco in Faro, Portugal from April 3-8, 2017.

February 27, 2017 - February 28, 2017

Azerbaijan: CLDP Conducts IPR Workshop for SMEs

From February 27-28, 2017, CLDP conducted a workshop on IPR for 25 entrepreneurs, IP attorneys, and government officials in Baku, Azerbaijan.

February 27, 2017 - March 10, 2017

CLDP Hosts U.S. Consultations for Trademark Examiners from Georgia

CLDP, in conjunction with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), is hosting a two-week U.S. Consultations with Georgia's National Intellectual Property Center (Sakpatenti) to provide assistance and advanced training for trademark examiners.

January 22, 2017 - January 25, 2018

CLDP to Lead Training on Creating an Innovation Ecosystem

CLDP will co-organize a Workshop on Creating an Innovation Ecosystem, to take place in Algiers, Algeria from January 22-25, 2018.

December 5, 2016 - December 15, 2016

CLDP Conducts U.S. Study Tour on Innovation Ecosystems in Algeria

CLDP led a U.S. Study Tour on Developing Efficient Innovation Ecosystems for an Algerian delegation from December 5-15, in Washington and Atlanta. 

October 25, 2016 - November 4, 2016

Sri Lanka: Tech Transfer Consultations

CLDP conducted technology transfer consultations from October 25 - November 4 for Sri Lankan universities interested in establishing technology transfer offices and technology incubators in order to commercialize university-based research.