As the next step in Intellectual Property education, the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines, through the IP Academy, conducts the IP Forward>> a series of advanced seminars on intellectual property that will cater to specific audience/sectors. 

Course image IP and Emerging Technologies – with Special Focus on Artificial Intelligence with ASEAN
IP Forward>>

The IP and Emerging Technologies - with a special focus on Artificial Intelligence program is targeted at IP Officials, researchers, technology specialists and policy makers in ASEAN. The program aims to enable participants to identify challenges posed by the different types of emerging technologies, propose suitable IP protection for these  technologies and get a sense of how AI is being used to support and streamline procedures in the IP Office.

The four day training program will include topics on challenges and opportunities presented by emerging technologies such as generative Artificial Intelligence (AI), the Internet of Things (IoT), Metaverse, Blockchain and Non Fungible Tokens (NFTs). It will also explore the intersection between AI and human creativity and its protection under Copyright.

This program will be held from 22-25 August at 2.30 – 5.30 pm (GMT+8) via  Zoom.

Course image IP Forward>> IP Lengguwahe Series: Bisaya
IP Forward>>

In celebration of the Buwan ng Wika, the IP Academy holds the the IP Forward Lenggwahe series. This program aims to introduce Intellectual Property concepts using one of the four main local languages of the Philippines-- Cebuano.

This is an online training program that will be held on August 29, 2023 from 1:00PM- 4:00PM

Course image IP Forward>> Lengguwahe Series: Filipino
IP Forward>>

Ang IP Forward ay ang programa ng IP Academy na nakatuon sa pagbibigay-kaalaman sa isang sektor ng lipunan ukol sa Yamang Isip at mga konseptong kaakibat nito na magagamit ng nasabing sektor bilang gabay tungo sa pag-unlad. Ang IP Forward>> IP Lenggwahe Series ay serye ng mga programa na nakatutok sa wika at dayalekto bilang isang importanteng aspeto ng paglilinang ng Yamang Isip.  Ang IP Forward>> IP Lenggwahe Series: Filipino ay naghahangad na turuan ang mga propesyonal at manggagawa na Filipino ng mga konsepto ng Yamang Isip.

Ang IP Forward>> IP Lenggwahe Series: Filipino ay gaganapin sa ika-labing walo ng Agosto, 2023, mula ala-una hanggang alas kwatro y media ng hapon.

Course image IP Forward>>IP Masterclass for Media Personalities and Professionals
IP Forward>>

The program aims to provide media personalities and professionals knowledge about IP rights, the IP system, and the different processes and procedures relevant to the protection and enforcement of their IP rights, that are vital in their artistic creations, media content, and business activities.

Date: July 3, 2023, 8:00-12:00 noon

Venue: IPOPHL Multipurpose Hall (onsite) and Zoom (online)

Course image IP Enforcement Policy Training for DOST
IP Forward>>

The IP Enforcement Policy Masterclass is an intensive and immersive training program designed for Department of Science and Technology (DOST) participants geared to provide them with advanced knowledge and skills in developing and implementing effective IP enforcement policies. The masterclass also offers a unique opportunity for government officials in the agency to deepen their understanding of IP rights, and explore best practices in enforcement strategies.

Course image IP Forward>>IP Policy for the Legal Education Board
IP Forward>>

The IP Forward is a targeted short training program on Intellectual Property catering to specific needs of different sectors of the Philippine society. The first part of the IP Forward >> IP Policy for the Legal Education Board (LEB) aims to equip LEB personnel with necessary Intellectual Property system knowledge and skills useful for developing an IP Policy for their institution. The second part is a workshop focusing on the development of the IP Policy of LEB.

July 3-5, 2023

Course image IP Masterclass for Fashion Industry Professionals
IP Forward>>

The IP Forward>> IP Masterclass for Fashion Industry Professionals is a training program specially tailored for fashion industry professionals who are looking to gain a deeper understanding of intellectual property (IP) and its role in the fashion industry. This program covers key concepts and best practices related to trademark, copyright, and patent law as they pertain to fashion design and branding. The program is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of IP law and its role in the fashion industry and to equip them with the knowledge and skills to effectively protect and leverage IP in their professional endeavours. 

Throughout the program, participants will have the opportunity to engage in interactive discussions that will highlight contemporary issues and challenges faced by fashion industry professionals in protecting and enforcing their IP rights. 

The program is suitable for fashion designers, brand managers, fashion marketers, and anyone else who is interested in understanding the legal aspects of the fashion industry.

Course image IP Masterclass for Public Safety and Security Professionals
IP Forward>>

This webinar is designed for the professionals of public safety and security sectors to increase awareness of the importance of intellectual property. The topics widen appreciation of the law enforcement professionals in their operations. It will discuss different IP concepts and relevant processes, procedures, and violations. For improved understanding, the webinar will include sample cases associated with IP.