Wednesday, September 11, 2019

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CERTIFICATE COURSES BY FICCI- Last date to register :15th September 2019



ONLINE CERTIFICATE COURSES ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
BY
FEDERATION OF INDIAN CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY (FICCI)

To register, kindly visit the website: www.ficciipcourse.in 
Last date to register: 15th September 2019
(Limited Slots Available in all 4 Courses)
                                                                                                                                                                                          

About FICCI:
Established in 1927, FICCI is India’s largest and oldest apex business organisation. A non-government, not-for-profit organisation, FICCI is the voice of India’s business and industry.

FICCI IPEC: (for detailed information visit: www.ficciipcourse.in)
FICCI IPR Division has established an Intellectual Property Education Centre (IPEC). The objective is to impart specialized education in IP and to develop awareness on IPR as well as to develop a pool of skilled IP professionals. The IPEC Courses are taught by Industry leaders and domain experts from top institutions which include assignments, webinars, drafting exercises, workshops and discussion forums. The courses are pursued by lawyers, IP professionals, Government officials and students from all disciplines.

Over the years, FICCI’s IPEC certification has gained nationwide recognition by industry and other IP stakeholders as a competent accreditation.
Important features of the courses:
  • Online Examination
  • Downloadable study material (e-books)
  • Query resolution by IP experts
  • Course content developed by IP experts
  • Webinars and online workshops by industry experts
  • IP Forum (Online discussion platform for resolving subject queries)

Benefits and rewards applicable to all courses:

  • Certification on successful completion of the course
  • Internship opportunity with FICCI IPR division
  • Free participation in all FICCI IP related events


Courses offered:

1.Course on Intellectual Property (IPPro): Last date to register: 15th September 2019


The IPPro Course has been introduced with the objective to provide a platform for candidates to gain practical knowledge about IP Rights and its importance for innovation and business growth, and the economy as a whole. IP protection also acquires a significant International Law dimension with the adoption of important international treaties such as TRIPS, GATT, Madrid Protocol, PCT etc.
Further, the course provides inclusive knowledge about IPRs, its role in the R&D sector towards evolution and development of Science and Technology, and elaborates on the emerging trends in the legal, technical and business issues associated to the IP field. The modules also deal with introductions to Patents, Copyrights, Trademarks, Designs, Geographical Indications, TKDL, Plant Breeder’s Rights (PBR), Plant Variety Rights (PVR) and Trade Secrets.
Duration:
2 Months 
Fees:
Rs.5,500 (discounted for students)
Rs. 7,500 (Industry and others)
Mode of study/ examination
Online

2.Course on Intellectual Property Rights & Competition Law (IPComp): Last date to register : 15th September 2019

In recent years, IP has spawned a new wave of technological innovations, leading to rapid economic growth and development. As businesses grow and attract competition, the need to understand IP, Competition Law and its interface becomes even more important in order to sustain and thrive in the market. The IPComp course covers fundamentals of IPR, Competition Law, and their significance in distinct sectors including economic expansion and global market.
The course informs about the different segments of IPR involving Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights, Industrial Designs, Geographical Indications, Trade Secrets, and Layout Designs of Integrated Circuit. It also discusses the role of Trade Related Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) for harmonizing IPR with competition law to encourage innovation as well as for social and economic welfare.

Duration:
2 Months 
Fees:
Rs.6,500 (discounted for students)
Rs. 8,500 (Industry and others)
Mode of study/ examination
Online


3. Course on IPR and Pharmaceutical R&D (CCIPR): Last date to register : 15th September 2019


IPRs (particularly patent rights) are generally understood to have two principal areas of impact in pharmaceuticals. On one hand, there is the issue of pricing and access, and on the other hand, there is the issue of R&D incentives. Obviously, these two issues are closely linked, and their interplay presents a series of very difficult economic and policy issues.
Pharmaceutical industry is a research-based industry and requires qualified research scientists in huge numbers every year. The growing pharma R&D operations make it very essential that IP concepts and laws must be learned by the pharmacy graduate/post graduate students, pharma professionals and those in research.

Duration
3 Months 
Fees
Rs.9,500 (discounted for students)
Rs. 11,500 (Industry and others)
Mode of study/ examination
Online

4. Course on IP Protection & Commercialization (IPProComm): Last date to register : 15th September 2019

With technological innovations gaining increasing importance, IP is now considered the real wealth of a nation. This shift of the centre of wealth - from tangible to intangible assets - has redefined the role of IP in today’s economy, making it the most important factor that defines growth and prosperity.
The focus of the course is to help participants understand the relevance of IP in business growth and promotion. This course is specifically designed to give professionals advanced knowledge and understanding of IP Protection and commercialization.
Briefly, the course modules cover various IPs such as Patents, Copyright, Trademark, Geographical Indications (filing procedures, timelines & protection), significance of IP and international treaties, ways to commercialise IP, types of agreements management of IP portfolios, and benefits of IP audit.
Duration
3 Months 
Fees
Rs.10,500 (discounted for students)
Rs. 13,500 (Industry and others)
Mode of study/ examination
Online


For any query:

With best regards,

Course Coordinator
FICCI-IP Education Centre (IPEC)
Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry
Industry's Voice for Policy Change
Federation House, 1, Tansen Marg, New Delhi 110001, INDIA
T:+91-11-23487477
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