Meeting with IP5 Industry, May 2015, Suzhou, P.R. China

On 21 May 2015, the fourth meeting between the IP5 Heads of Office and IP5 Industry took place in Suzhou, People's Republic of China.

Topics and presentations included:

Updates from the IP5 Offices

Presentations of the IP5 Industry Associations

Work-sharing and Quality

Global Dossier

Patent Harmonization

The new IP5 website: an update (presented by EPO)

A Brief on the Joint Statement on IP5 Cooperation (presented by SIPO)

Underlining the benefits IP5 cooperation had already delivered to users, the IP5 Heads signed a joint statement on IP5 cooperation agreeing to work together to further optimise their services to users and the public.