The IP Boost Camp is a FREE comprehensive 5-day training program that provides an opportunity for undergraduate students and law students to acquire a deeper knowledge of IP and other IP-related areas.

The IP Boost Camp targets this audience to better prepare them in their respective career by boosting their competence and confidence on IP.

IP Boost Camp will start on July 13, 2020 until July 17, 2020 and will be conducted via Zoom.

July 13-16:
  • 12pm-1pm registration
  • 1pm-5pm training period
July 17:
  • 8am-9am registration
  • 9am-5pm training period


July 13, 2020

Day 1 – Overview (Introduction to IP System)

  • Role of IP in Economics, Development, Science, Technology, and Innovation
  • General Briefer of IPOPHL Mission and Mandates
  • International IP Systems




July 14, 2020

Day 2 – Patents, Utility Model, and Industrial Design

  • General Primer on Patent
  • Utility Model and Industrial Design
  • Workshop: Patent, UM and ID Registration, Process and Search




July 15, 2020

Day 3 – Trademarks

  • General Primer on Trademarks
  • Protection of Non-traditional Marks and Well-known Marks
  • Geographical Indications
  • Workshop: Trademark Registration Process and Search

July 16, 2020

Day 4 – Copyright and Related Rights

  • Copyright and Related Rights
  • Collective Management of Copyright and Related Rights 
  • Workshop: Copyright Deposit Process

July 17, 2020

Day 5 – Other Intellectual Property Areas

  • Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge, and Traditional Cultural Expressions
  • Enforcement of IP Rights (Trademarks, Patents, Copyrights)
  • Technology Transfer and Licensing
  • IP Commercialization / Valuation
  • Commencement Exercises and Awarding Ceremony