THE PROGRAM

Online ticketing

11:00 a.m.
Presentation on the PCT by the WIPO in English*

3:00 p.m.
Presentation on the PCT by the WIPO in Korean*

4:00 p.m.
Following the success of the first Geneva Blockchain Congress in January 2019, Geneva Blockchain Connection’s first meet-up will take place at the exhibition of Inventions: “How blockchain technology can disrupt the way intellectual property rights are handled today” Brahim Soukouna, Harvard University management student, former assistant for judicial training at WIPO, and CEO of IP Locked, will explain why a technical solution using Blockchain will have huge impact and benefits in this industry while protecting the inventors’ patents.

5:00 p.m.
Ile Verte conference in French : “Investir et s’engager pour l’avenir.”

11:00 a.m.

Presentation on the PCT by the WIPO in French*

3:00 p.m.

Presentation on the PCT by the WIPO in Chinese*

11:00 a.m.

Presentation on the PCT by the WIPO in Arabic*

3:00 p.m.

Presentation on the PCT by the WIPO in Russian*

4:00 p.m.

Philippe Couperie Eiffel conference, descendant of Mr. Eiffel (conference in French)

*The presentations by the WIPO will demonstrate how the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) makes it possible to seek patent protection for an invention simultaneously in each of a large number of countries by filing an “international” patent application.


Palexpo Hotel Reservation – We are happy to help you make your hotel reservation.

Elda Hehle
 | Direct : +41 22 908 0488 | Ext : 631 | elda.hehle@palexpohotelreservation.ch

Palexpo Hotel Reservation