9.6.2022 - Meeting via video conference today, the IP5 Heads of Office took stock of progress in their joint initiatives and agreed on further enhancing the patent system to better support innovators globally. The 15th annual meeting of the IP5 Heads was hosted by the EPO. It was preceded by a virtual meeting on 8 June between the IP5 Heads and IP5 Industry. Participants celebrated a decade of industry involvement in IP5 co-operation and discussed the impact of IP and its role in promoting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). To mark the occasion of the 10th IP5 Heads and Industry meeting, a commemorative video was released, highlighting the main achievements of the past ten years.