SEMINAR ON BUILDING RESPECT FOR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY


25 June 2019 – MyIPO successfully organized a one-day Seminar on Building Respect for Intellectual Property at Intellectual Property Academy.

The seminar aimed to broaden the understanding on the economic value of IP, IP enforcement, as well as IP rights in the digital environment.

Dato’ Mohd Roslan Mahayudin, Director General of MyIPO in his speech said “The society need to be educated about IP and the laws so they can appreciate the need for such rights and can adhere to them. Indeed, awareness programme is one of a fundamental factor that could shape human thought and behaviour.

Among the presented speakers were Ms. Louise Van Grunen and Mr.Thomas Dillon from WIPO, Assoc. Prof Rohazar Wati from MARA University of Technology, Ms.Azimah Abdul Kadir from MIMOS Berhad and Mr.Ahmad Hafiz from Messrs. Hafiz Zubir & Co.