This year will be a critical juncture in intellectual property for Korea, to take a
leap forward to become an IP powerhouse.
The global devastation caused by COVID-19 brought existential threats
to industries overall, initiating conversations on the issues about sustainability.
Among the changes brought by the virus, a case in point is the transition into
an “Untact,” or contactless society, which enables us to perform same tasks
The “Untact” era is causing an enormous upheaval in the digital environment.
In the workplace, new types of work are emerging with demands of higher
precision and efficiency in existing tasks. Thus, in the coming future, global
industrial competitiveness will depend on the intellectual property sectors
that include Big Data and Artificial Intelligence (AI).
As a member of IP5, a forum of the five largest intellectual property offices
of advanced nations including the United States, China, Japan, and Europe,
Korea is expected to be a test bed for innovative growth in order to take a leap
forward in strengthening the technological capacities for digital intellectual
properties in the future.
As convergence between societies and business sectors is being accelerated,
the importance of technologies utilizing AI and other digital intellectual properties
is growing day by day. As a result, The success or failure in global competition
will depend on possession and management of digital intellectual property.
Protecting and utilizing domestic intellectual properties will be the core capabilities
in raising national competitiveness.
For the future of Korea’s intellectual property sector,
the Financial News and Korea Intellectual Property Office host
the 11th International Intellectual Property & Industrial Security Conference
on June 10th, 2021 at the Grand Ballroom of the Westin Josun Hotel
in Sogong-ro, Seoul.
Great scholars from home and abroad will come together under the theme of
“Intellectual Properties in the “Untact” Era: the Role and the Opportunity.”
The conference will provide an opportunity to listen to their insights on
the protective measures for AI, Big Data, and other digital intellectual properties
and the intellectual property sectors that utilize such measures.
TITLE : The 11th International Intellectual Property Protection Conference
THEME : Intellectual Properties in the “Untact” Era
: the Role and the Opportunity
DATE : Thursday, June 10th, 2021
VENUE : Grand Ballroom, The Westin Josun Hotel, Seoul
HOSTS : The Financial News, Korean Intellectual Property Office
SUPERVISOR : Korean Intellectual Property Protection Agency
SPONSORS : Presidential Council on Intellectual Property,
Korea Patent Attorneys Association
CONTACT : The 11th International Intellectual Property Protection