SME Times News Bureau | 16 May, 2018
Cell for IPR Promotion and Management, under the aegis of the
Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP), is organizing
a conference on successful completion of two years of the National
IPR Policy adopted in May 2016 in New Delhi on Wednesday.
Minister Suresh Prabhu will launch the IP Mascot at the event. One of
the key objectives of the policy aimed at “involving eminent
personalities as ambassadors to spread awareness and importance of IP
this context, an anti-piracy video featuring Amitabh Bachchan will
also be launched at the event.
National IPR Policy is a vision document that aims to create and
exploit synergies between all forms of intellectual property (IP),
concerned statutes and agencies.
sets in place an institutional mechanism for implementation,
monitoring and review. It aims to incorporate and adapt global best
practices to the Indian scenario.
was created in the year 2016 as a professional body under the aegis
of DIPP to take forward the implementation of the National IPR
conference will mark two years of the National IPR Policy and will
have focused sessions on women in innovation and creativity,
awareness, commercialization and enforcement of IPRs.
will highlight the progress with regards to the objectives of the
policy and the way forward, a commerce ministry release said.