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TOWARDS DEVELOPMENT-ORIENTED IP POLICY: ADVANCING THE REFORM AGENDA
The Bellagio Series on Development and Intellectual Property Policy

At the Rockefeller Foundation's Bellagio Study and Conference Center on Lake Como in Northern Italy,
18 - 21 September 2003

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  Programme


Thursday 18 September

General introduction by organizers: 9:00 - 9:30

Morning Session: 9:30 - 12:30

Module 1: Introductory remarks on recent international developments.

Key note speaker: Carlos Correa

Panelists: Leonardo Athayde, Ponchai Danvivathana, Ruth Okejedi, Geoff Tansey

Discussion

Afternoon Session: 1:30 - 6:00

Module 2: Presentation on TRIPS-plus standards and parallel multilateral, regional and bilateral negotiations: Managing the challenge of the intellectual property regime.

Key note speaker: Jerome Reichman

Panelists: Marino Porzio, Susan Villanueva, Selim Louafi, Charles Clift

Discussion session on TRIPS -plus standards


Friday 19 September

Morning Session: 9:00 - 12:30

Presentation on technical assistance on intellectual property rights.

Invited speaker: Tom Pengelly/Sisule Musungu

Panelists: Abdelatif Ahmed, Johanes Bernabe, Rosemary Wolson, Agnes Aggrey Orleans

Discussion session on technical assistance in intellectual property

Afternoon Session: 1:30 - 6:00

Presentation on transfer of technology and technological capacity building.

Invited speaker: Keith Maskus

Panelists: Khalil Hamdani, Faizal Izmail, Zulfiqar Ahmed Khan, Begoña Venero

Discussion session of technology transfer and technological capacity building


Saturday 20 September

Morning Session: 9:00 - 12:30

Module 3: Breaking into sub-groups (3)

Afternoon Session: 1:30 - 6:00
Module 4: Plenary session on overall conclusions of the informal discussion sessions


Sunday 21 September

Morning Session: 9:00 - 12:30

Adoption general conclusions
 
 
 
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