Armenia

February 27, 2014 - February 28, 2014

Workshop on Adjudication of Civil Intellectual Property Infringement Cases in Armenia

CLDP, in cooperation with the Administrative Court of Appeals of Armenia and the Cassation Court Chamber on Civil and Administrative Cases of Armenia, held a two-day Workshop on Adjudication of Intellectual Property Infringement Cases in Yerevan, Armenia, on February 27-28, 2014.

December 17, 2013 - December 20, 2013

Workshop on Customs Valuation and Classification for the State Revenue Committee of Armenia

As part a new area of programming, CLDP conducted the first of a series of workshops on Customs Valuation and Classification in collaboration with the State Revenue Committee of Armenia (SRC), in Yerevan, Armenia, on December 17-20, 2013.

December 9, 2013 - December 12, 2013

Workshops to Promote Intellectual Property as a Tool to Accelerate Knowledge-Based Economic Development in Armenia

CLDP helped to support the development of intellectual property as a tool to accelerate knowledge-based economic development in Armenia through a technical assistance program and an assessment trip, which took place on December 9-12, 2013 in Yerevan, Armenia. Professors and IP specialists from the University of New Hampshire School of Law traveled to Armenia to spend a week training professors and faculty members from the American University of Armenia and law schools in Armenia in the development of intellectual property curriculum, intellectual property instruction, and the creation of an intellectual property legal clinic.

September 6, 2013

Public Awareness Raising Workshop on Collective Copyright Management in Armenia

As part of a multi-phase technical assistance project on capacity building and public awareness engagement on collective copyright management with Armauthor, CLDP held a one-day awareness raising workshop in cooperation with Armauthor on September 6, 2013.  Armauthor is the sole collective copyright management organization (CMO) of authors’ rights and related rights in Armenia. Workshop attendees included Armenian government representatives, local businesses, and rights holders, to discuss the importance of collective copyright management and impediments to its effective enforcement in Armenia.

June 3, 2013 - June 14, 2013

CLDP Sponsors Armenian Specialists to Attend Technology Transfer Licensing Academy

CLDP sponsored the participation of three technology transfer specialists from Armenia to attend the University of California-Davis (UC Davis) Intellectual Property and Technology Commercialization Licensing Academy in Davis, California.

May 2, 2013 - May 7, 2013

US Consultations on Collective Management of Copyright and Related Rights for Armenia

CLDP hosted a delegation from Armauthor, the only collective copyright management organization of authors’ rights and related rights in Armenia, as well as representatives from the Intellectual Property Agency of Armenia and the Ministry of Culture of Armenia, for consultations in Washington, D.C. and New York City. 

February 27, 2013 - March 2, 2013

CLDP Sponsors Armenian and Georgian Technology Transfer Leaders to Attend AUTM Annual Meeting

CLDP sponsored the participation of three technology transfer specialists from Armenia and one technology transfer specialist from Georgia to attend the 2013 Association of Technology Managers (AUTM) Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas on February 27 – March 2, 2013.  The event gave the participants an opportunity to participate in interactive workshops designed for technology transfer managers and to network with seasoned technology transfer professionals to guide the progress of their newly established centers.

July 7, 2012 - July 21, 2012

U.S. Consultations on Innovation and Technology Transfer for Armenia and Georgia July 7 – 21, 2012

CLDP hosted U.S. Consultations on Innovation and Technology transfer from July 7-July 21, 2012 in Washington, DC, Worcester, Massachusetts, and Stillwater, Oklahoma for Armenia and Georgia. The 19 participants from both countries included representatives from the leading academic institutions, NFSAT, National Academy of Sciences of Armenia, Intellectual Property Rights Center of Armenia, the Georgian Technology Transfer Center (GTTC), National Intellectual Property Center of Georgia, Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation, and Georgian business associations.

April 30, 2012 - May 1, 2012

Armenia: Capacity Building in Innovation and Technology Transfer

On April 30-May 1, CLDP, in partnership with the National Foundation for Science and Advanced Technologies of Armenia (NFSAT), held a Capacity Building in Innovation and Technology Transfer Workshop, at the State Engineering University in Yerevan. Participants included specialists from Armenia’s main academic institutions, the IP Agency, the Ministry of Science and Education, the National Academy of Sciences and IP lawyers.