WIPO BLOCKCHAIN Summit 2019


WIPO BLOCKCHAIN Summit 2019

29-30 April 2019, Mr. Masoud Tajbakhsh, IFIA’s representative and Academic sector coordinator participated in ‘the workshop on the blockchain’ organized by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), in the headquarters of WIPO in Geneva. As Mr. Tajbakhsh’s first and most essential concern that is the world of innovation and invention, he believes that blockchain could open a new innovative window to the world. In this convention Mr. Tajbakhsh met with important people in the world of blockchain:
• Mr. Shashank Rai, Senior Strategic Technology Specialist, United Nations International Computing Centre
• Dr. Jean-Marc Seigneur, Director of the Blockchain Certificate of Advanced Studies, University of Geneva
• Ms. Emmanuelle Ganne, Senior Analyst, Economic Research and Statistics Division, World Trade Organization
• Mr. Kevin Fournier, Counsel, Intellectual Property Law, IBM
• Mr. Nelson Yang, Acting Director, International Patent Business Solutions, International Work Sharing Planning and Implementation

More information: https://www.wipo.int/meetings/en/details.jsp?meeting_id=51407