The activity entails an advanced training programme organised with the European Patent Office (EPO) on efficient search tools and practices for senior patent examiners. It aims to further enhance the quality of patent examination results, continually improve turnaround times and manage workload efficiency. The targeted fields of invention for this training programme are biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, chemistry and computer-implemented inventions.
- 7-10 November 2022: Malaysia
- 8-12 May 2023: Indonesia