Resources and Recent Developments

Recent Developments

Case studies of PCT users

These case studies developed by WIPO demonstrate how the PCT has been used in the real economy to promote innovation in both developed and....

Posted in: Inclusive Innovation Ecosystems

Global Innovation Forum

The Global Innovation Forum is a nonprofit startup that connects entrepreneur, small business, corporate, development, and university....

Posted in: Enabling Innovation Policies

Innovate4Health

Innovate4Health is a joint research project by the Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property (CPIP) and the Information Technology....

Posted in: Technology and Knowledge Diffusion

SDG Lab in Geneva

The SDG Lab in Geneva brings together diverse stakeholders to identify creative ways to advance achievement of the  SDGs. It creates space for....

Posted in: Policy Discussions and International Organizations

Lippoldt and Shultz on Trade Secrets

This 2014 paper by Doug Lippoldt and Mark Schultz presents information about trade secrets protection, management, and role in innovation. The....

Posted in: Enabling Innovation Policies

LeadershIP Seminar on IP and Wireless Technology

This September 2020 LeadershIP webinar features senior officials from the United States DOJ, PTO, and NIST discussing intellectual property....

Posted in: Enabling Innovation Policies

Francis Gurry: 2020 GA Remarks

In his final speech as the WIPO Director General, before handing leadership over to Daren Tang of Singapore, DG Gurry makes the case for....

Posted in: Policy Discussions and International Organizations

Invent Together Initiative

A newly launched initiative in the United States - "Invent Together" - is an effort by universities, companies, organizations, and other....

Posted in: Inclusive Innovation Ecosystems

EPO Case Studies about Innovative SMEs

Innovative SMEs are important drivers of economic growth, job creation, and innovation in every country.  These case studies from the EPO....

Posted in: Inclusive Innovation Ecosystems