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