IP World Day 2018

Abu-Ghazaleh Sponsors Workshop on "Intellectual Property"

Zarqa – HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh sponsored a workshop entitled "Introduction to Intellectual Property" organized by Licensing Executives Society - Arab Countries (LES-AC).
The workshop was held in cooperation between Zarqa Culture Directorate, Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual Property Organization and the Arab Society for Intellectual Property.
The workshop was held in conjunction with the global celebration of the Intellectual Property Day and of creation and innovation. The purpose of this workshop is to work towards a better future for the next generations, and review the latest developments in the fields of intellectual property and its protection.

On behalf of His Excellency Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, Mr. Charles Shaban inaugurated the workshop activities in the presence of a number of bodies and agencies interested in intellectual property including universities, bodies and government and private corporations.
Mr. Shaban said that Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual Property has made a great effort to be the first in the world, as it chose to be digital and work through keeping pace with development and technology, pointing out that the world is in an accelerated and continuous development and we must keep pace with this acceleration.  

During the workshop, participants discussed a number of issues related to intellectual property. Mr. Khalid Al-Ananzah, Assistant Director of Patent Information Department, talked about the patent, its definition and conditions, while Mr. Tayel Al-Dabart from the National Library Department reviewed ways of protecting copyright and neighboring rights.

It is noteworthy that the Licensing Executives Society- Arab Countries (LES-AC) was established with the aim of providing technical assistance to specialists and stakeholders in the Arab Countries, and investing in human abilities to create a group of qualified Arab Experts in the field of licensing and technology transfer, and is a member of the In Licensing Executives Society, which includes 32 national and regional consciousness around the world.