MEC HOSTS TRAINING PROGRAM ON EPCT PROCEDURES

A training program on filing international applications using the Patent Co-operation Treaty electronic system (ePCT), organized by the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC), in collaboration with the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO), was held on May 8-10, 2018.

The exercise comes within the framework of the ministry’s efforts to increase the number of trained personnel on the use of the ePCT, improve the efficiency and readiness of employees, enhance their skills and competencies in terms of using the system, identify procedures that would optimize and ensure a smooth and efficient workflow, and provide the best service for applicants.

Source: Government of Qatar