Workshop on ‘Intellectual Property Rights and Patent Filing Procedure’ held at FDDI Hyderabad campus
A workshop on ‘Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) and Patent Filing Procedure’ for Footwear and Fashion Products was held from 20th to 22nd January 2020 at Footwear Design &
Development Institute (FDDI), Hyderabad campus.
The workshop was conducted in collaboration with Cell for IPR promotion & Management (CIPAM) and Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT),
Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India.
A total of fifty-five participants which included faculty & students attended this workshop.
On 20th January, Ms. Deeksha Arora who represented CIPAM and Mr. Saurabh Vashishth explained about various aspects of IPR such as Patents, Copyrights, Industrial Design, Trade-marks &
The information provided during the session was successful in bringing greater clarity on understanding of the otherwise clouded topics of IPR. In the field of Design,
the importance of copyrights & Patents was also dealt with in great detail.
The sessions conducted on 21st & 22nd January 2020 by Mr. Sukhdeep Singh, Assistant Controller of Patents & Design at Patent Office, Govt. of India were predominantly dedicated to Patent search,
Filing and Drafting.
During these practical sessions, the participants received hands-on practice which helped them to acquire good understanding of all important aspect of IPR. The Drafting techniques which were also practiced upon during the session