Center for Learning Intellectual Property (CLIP) in collaboration with the School of Law, BRAC University is going to organize a certificate course titled ‘Intellectual Property for Innovation, Creativity and Branding’. The course will be held on August 4 and 5 (Friday and Saturday) 2023. The two-day long course is divided into five sessions and will focus primarily on Intellectual Property in the context of Bangladesh. The course is offered to students of undergraduate and graduate levels from diverse backgrounds including law, business, economics, pharmacy, engineering, technology, fashion design, etc. Young professionals from the said industries are also the target group of this course. A group of young and dynamic facilitators, including academics, attorneys, activists, and government IP officials will conduct the sessions.
The course will be held on the premise of BRAC University. Participants are expected to complete their registration on or before July 31, 2023, through the submission of the Google form. The registration will be completed only upon the payment of the full course fee. The course fee will cover all course materials, notepads, stationary etc. The Course fee will also cover lunch, snacks and water for two days.
After the completion of the course, participants will be entitled to a certificate of participation issued jointly by Center for Learning Intellectual Property (CLIP) and the School of Law, BRAC University. To achieve the certificate participants must attend all five sessions.
The course outline, detailed schedule and necessary reading materials will be sent to each participant through email provided in the Google form after the completion of the registration.
1. Introduction to Intellectual Property
Mahua Zahur, Director CLIP; Legal Consultant IP Chronicles
2. Role of IP in Branding: A Myth or Reality?
MD. Belal Hossen, Assistant Director (Trademarks); Additional Charge in WTO & International Affairs Wing, Department of Patent, Design & Trademarks, Ministry of Industries, Bangladesh
3. Protecting Creativity in Digital Age: From Concepts to Practical Applications
Dr. Muhammed Atiqur Rahman, Senior Lecturer and Academic Coordinator, School of Law, BRAC University
4. Role of Patents for Pharmaceutical Innovations
Mohammad Ataul Karim, DPhil in IP Law Researcher, University of Oxford; Founder and Executive Director, CLIP
5. The Enforcement Regime of Intellectual Property Rights in Bangladesh
Nuran Choudhury, Legal Advisor, US Embassy, Dhaka; Advocate, Supreme Court of Bangladesh
Date: 4-5 August (Friday and Saturday), 2023
Venue: GDLN Center, Level 18, Building 2, BRAC University.
Course Fee: Tk. 4000/- for Students
Tk. 4500/- for Professionals
Deadline for Registration: July 31, 2023
Link for registration: https://forms.gle/W4jPRoa8VPfXig8W9
Payment mode: bkash to 01817716933 or directly to Department Coordination Officer of School of Law, BRAC University
Contact: e-mail to clipbangladesh23[at]email[dot]com Call to 01817716933