Fifth Global Dossier Task Force (GDTF) Meeting, January 2018, JPO, Tokyo, Japan

On 31 January 2018, the JPO hosted the fifth IP5 Global Dossier Task Force (GDTF) meeting in Tokyo, Japan.

In addition to the IP5 Offices and WIPO, IP5 Industry was represented by their respective regional representations, namely BE, JIPA, KINPA, PPAC, AIPLA and IPO. Discussions focused on the "quality document" summarising the scope, content, availability and timeliness of the passive component of the IP5 Global Dossier, and defining industry's priorities for further enhancement; as well as the "five priorities" for the next stage of the IP5 Global Dossier.

The topics and presentations at the fifth meeting of the Global Dossier Task Force in Munich included:

Further Improvement of Global Dossier (GD) passive component

Five priorities of the Global Dossier