The Seminar was held in Istanbul in co-operation with FİSAUM and IP Desk at Italian Consulate in Istanbul. Lots of Turkish and foreign academicians, lawyers and judges participated in the seminar.
The seminars was held in Ankara in co-operation with the Ankara University FISAUM and the Konrad -Adenauer-Stiftung of Germany. In this seminar, the representatives from various EC member states –in particular those who have recently joined the Community- and their Turkish colleagues (academics and patent-trademark attorneys) have mutually shared and discussed their experiences in the way to EC in relation to the intellectual property issues. Within this sphere, Turkey, Germany, Italy, Finland, Poland, Hungary and Slovenia were represented in the seminar.
FİSAUM organized one seminar in the Technology Center of Middle East Technical University on 20th of April and one seminar in the Technology Center of İstanbul Technical University on the 25th of April with fund provided by Technology Development Foundation of Turkey from World Bank. The aim of the seminar series is to increase the awareness of rights of computer programmers. The papers were published.
Series of private sector seminars were held by the Ankara University FISAUM, namely “the TOBB Seminars” to inform the representatives of the small or medium sized industry about the basic industrial property issues, initially in nine big cities of Turkey, The seminars were particular for and open to the members of the Turkish local trade chambers and held under the authority and with the valuable contribution of the TOBB.
The seminar was held in Denizli in cooperation with The Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges in Turkey (TOBB) and Turkish Patent Institute (TPI).