NCIP experts took part in the EAPO Training on the examination of inventions in the ICT field

17 march 2021


On March 16, 2021, the Eurasian Patent Office of the Eurasian Patent Organization (EAPO) launched a three-day training course on the examination of inventions using computer technologies, including inventions made in the artificial intelligence (AI) field.

This event is designed to bring together and provide an effective interaction platform for the employees of IP offices of the EAPO member states, conducting examination of applications for invention patents in the sphere of information and telecommunication technologies, as well as representatives of resident companies of industrial parks and innovation centers focusing on this area.

The training involves studying the peculiarities of patent search and examination of applications for IT-related inventions in various jurisdictions, as well as issues of authorship of inventions created using AI technologies.

This training is the first in a series of educational events on topical issues related to patenting inventions and industrial designs planned to be held by EAPO in 2021.