Abu-Ghazaleh Chairs WTO’s New DG Recommendation Session

Abu-Ghazaleh Chairs WTO’s New DG Recommendation Session  Suggestions to be submitted to the WTO’s new Director General Mr. Roberto Azevêdo, who will take office next month GENEVA ---- July 11, 2013 ----- An expert panel meeting was held at the headquarters of the World Trade Org ....


Commercialization Tour in Technology Launched for the 2nd Year

Technology Commercialization Tour Launched for the 2nd Year   The Tour encourages creativity and produces opportunities for entrepreneurs from six Arab countries and investors to meet and manufacture projects in a mechanism to spread knowledge  AMMAN------June 20, 2013----- ....


LES-AC Holds Annual Meeting

LES-AC Holds Annual Meeting Focus is placed on supporting innovation and creating an electronic database for promoting Arab inventions. AMMAN ----- June 23, 2013 ------ The Licensing Executives Society-Arab Countries (LES-AC) held its 2013 annual meeting under the chairmanship o ....


FACT SHEET: White House Task Force on High-Tech Patent Issues

The White House announced major steps to improve incentives for future innovation in high tech patents, a key driver of economic growth and good paying American jobs.  The White House issued five executive actions and seven legislative recommendations designed to protect innovators from ....


HMCSR Training Course on June 17 - 18 2013

Hamdi Mango Center for Scientific Research (HMCSR)  is planning to conduct a training course on June 17 - 18 2013 The 2day course for research managers is focused on IPR and Technology Transfer and will enable the participants to understand: exploitation of RTD and entrepreneurs ....


Time to Remodel Management of University IP

Time to Remodel Management of University IP The University of Manitoba has changed its approach to partnering with industry to commercialize intellectual property developed through university research. According to a new collective agreement between the university and its faculty as ....


U.S. Keenly Watching Indian Moves on Compulsory Licensing in Pharma Sector

U.S. Keenly Watching Indian Moves on Compulsory Licensing in Pharma Sector The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) has placed India on the Priority Watch List in 2013 for trade-related concerns. India's place on the list stems from worries the USTR has about recent co ....


Innovators Losing Out in Race for Patents

Innovators Losing Out in Race for Patents The Czech Republic's Industrial Property Office (UPV) has found that only 876 patent applications and 1,793 utility model applications were filed in 2012, a 10 percent rise from 2011. UPV has launched a campaign to help encourage Czech e ....


Abu-Ghazaleh, Egypt's Minister of Higher Education Discuss Cooperation

Abu-Ghazaleh, Egypt's Minister of Higher Education Discuss Cooperation   Establishing an Open free zone Lightpath Exchange facility for research and education in the Arab region   CAIRO----April 22, 2013---- HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman of the Arab States Res ....


Family Business Governance Center Launched in Jordan

Family Business Governance Center Launched in Jordan More than 85% of businesses around the world are family businesses with 35% among the top 500 global companies and they contribute around 70% of the global GDP- Mr. Luay Abu-Ghazaleh AMMAN----April 8, 2013-------The Talal Abu- ....


National Library Honors Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh for Supporting ‘Your Book…Your Friend’ Campaign

Under the patronage of Minister of Culture   National Library Honors Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh for Supporting ‘Your Book…Your Friend’ Campaign AMMAN --- March 31, 2013 ---- Under the patronage of HE Dr. Barakat Awajan, Minister of Culture, the Department of National Library will hono ....


TAG-Knowledge Forum Hosts Facebook's Politics & Government Specialist

TAG-Knowledge Forum Hosts Facebook's Politics & Government Specialist Ms. Linder works closely with her constituents to better understand Facebook's technology, identify how Facebook fits in to the global demand for more transparency and openness in the public sector, and ex ....


Abu-Ghazaleh to Tackle Online Education at the Going Global 2013 Conference in Dubai

Abu-Ghazaleh to Tackle Online Education at the Going Global 2013 Conference in Dubai Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh will be joined in the first session by Dr. Jo Beall, Director Education and Society, British Council, Dr. Wafi Dawood, Chief of Institutional Development, Knowledge and Human Develo ....


Microsoft and Nikon Sign Android Patent Agreement

Microsoft and Nikon Sign Android Patent Agreement REDMOND, Wash. — Feb. 21, 2013 — Microsoft Corp. and Nikon Corporation have signed a patent licensing agreement that provides broad coverage under Microsoft’s patent portfolio for certain Nikon cameras running the Android platform. W ....


Under the Patronage of HM King Abdullah II WTO Arab Consultation Forum Opens in Amman

Under the Patronage of HM King Abdullah II WTO Arab Consultation Forum Opens in Amman HE Mr. Halawani, WTO’s Director General, Mr. Pascal Lamy who is marking his first visit to Jordan upon an invitation by Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh and his first participation in an Arab regional me ....


Abu-Ghazaleh Tackles ‘The Road to Success: IT for IP’ at the Global IP Conference 2013

Abu-Ghazaleh Tackles ‘The Road to Success: IT for IP’ at the Global IP Conference 2013 Abu-Ghazaleh who was selected to the WTO panel of experts representing the global stakeholders commissioned to review and address challenges to future trade pointed out that AGIP is planning to be ....


Commercialization Tour Success Stories

Commercialization Tour Success Story   Cook & Eat Lebanese is an online social networking portal that is one of the four projects in Lebanon which received the fund of 250,000 USD. Mr. Sami Beydoun the Managing Partner of Berytech Fund announced the support on Friday, January 25 ....


Microsoft Signs exFAT Licensing Agreement With BMW

Microsoft Signs exFAT Licensing Agreement With BMW REDMOND, Wash. — Jan. 16, 2013 — Microsoft Corp. and BMW have signed a patent licensing agreement that gives BMW broad access to the latest Extended File Allocation Table (exFAT). BMW will utilize exFAT technology to enhance the dig ....


Abu-Ghazaleh Focuses on World-class Education as a Human Right

Under the patronage of Bahraini Minister of Culture HE Sheikha Mai bint Mohammed Al- Khalifa  Abu-Ghazaleh Focuses on World-class Education as a Human Right Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh will focus on his vision of world-class education as a human rightand will tackle knowledgesocieties and ....


Talal Abu-Ghazaleh University Hosts Open House

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh University Hosts Open House  TAGIUNI achieves eight international partnership agreements with education providers including Thunderbird School of Global Management, Canisius College, and the British Council  AMMAN --- December 17, 2012 ---Hundreds of students ....