Second IP5 Industry Consultation Group meeting, February 2018, Tokyo

The IP5 Industry Consultation Group (ICG) comprised of representatives from the IP5 Offices, IP5 Industry and WIPO IB met in Tokyo on 1 February 2018 to discuss amongst others the work of the IP5 Patent Harmonization Expert Panel (PHEP), the PCT Collaborative Search and Examination (CS&E) pilot programme and a potential new stage of work-sharing.

The presentations at the second IP5 ICG meeting included:

Ongoing IP5 projects

Follow-up on strategic topics

Any other business