13/07/2017

Support for those who want to license, among the novelties of the seminar of WIPO and INAPI international patenting systems

Seminar of international patenting. Photo courtesy of INAPI

The National Institute of intellectual property (INAPI) and the world intellectual property organization (WIPO for its acronym in English), with the cooperation of the European Patent Office (EPO for its acronym in English) and the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile (PUC), they organized the "International patenting strategies seminar". The event was held the 9 June in the center of innovation Anacleto Angelini of the PUC and attended the Samanta Elgueta and Susana Labra, CREATECH markets and technologies executives. The seminar was composed of four lectures that addressed different issues related to both international and national patents.     Read more …

31/08/2016

Salmon farming innovations allow the constant challenges of the industry

2016-08-31The aquaculture industry is constantly facing challenges related to production, the relationship with the communities and the environment. Two clear examples of this are the Bloom algae affecting the Chilean Salmon industry, that earlier this year resulted in the loss of, some 40 thousand tons of salmon; and sea lice epidemic (Caligus rogercresseyi) or caligus affecting mainly Scottish and Norwegian producers. The losses, due to this epidemic resulted in an increase of the 16% in the price of Salmon in Britain, also affecting the sector of restaurants; While in Norway it was estimated that the costs for this cause were around USD 600 million. Is therefore that the advances that may exist in the field of innovations in this sector are quite relevant. We will show some of them below.     Read more …

08/04/2016

Summer School WIPO on intellectual property is conducted in Santiago with the participation of CREATECH

Macarena Navas along with participants of the Summer School WIPO-Chile. Photo courtesy Macarena Navas.

Macarena Navas along with participants of the Summer School WIPO-Chile. Photo courtesy Macarena Navas.

Between the 25 January and the 5 February was held in Santiago the Summer School WIPO-Chile on intellectual property, organized by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in collaboration with the National Institute of Industrial property in Chile (INAPI). The training was attended by Macarena Navas, CREATECH technologies Executive, with whom we spoke about the relevance of the course and the highlight of this.

The course brought together a 40 people, most lawyers, but also at offices of engineers of transfer and licensing, among others. He presented 35 talks, with national and international exhibitors, experts in different areas related to intellectual property and Industrial property, topics covered in different ways. The first week the talks focused on broadly enter the tracks, to make way for a single deepening of these, as also explanations of the functions fulfilled by each entity such as WIPO and INAPI, existing treaties of patent and trademark registration. The second week focused mostly on the above applications with issues related to what is patentable, patent search, Copyright, specific cases to finish the course with a practical exercise.     Read more …

30/10/2015

Representatives of the ecosystem of the invention and innovation meet at the 1st Congress of inventors of Chile

Jaime Vergara and Patrick Ibarra, of SCIDesign, along with his invention light Piano, at the fair of inventors. Photo: CREATECH

Jaime Vergara and Patrick Ibarra, of SCIDesign, along with his invention light Piano, at the fair of inventors. Photo: CREATECH

The days 21 and 22 October was developed in Santiago de Chile, in units of SOFOFA the 1st Congress of inventors, organized by Foundation Inventaccion. The appointment, It brought together a large number of attendees, It was attended by governmental authorities, private institutions and persons linked to the ecosystem of the invention and innovation, as entrepreneurs, service providers, inventors and entrepreneurs.

The Congress was divided into five panels of conversation, three workshops, a Bank of minds and a small fair, in which entrepreneurs showed their innovations. Addressed issues related to patentability, technologies, prototypes and market, but especially, to innovation is, What was done at the time of obtaining an innovation so that it is not a good idea and what do the different agencies to help make a useful product for the people of innovation.     Read more …

17/06/2015

INAPI itinerant workshop on international patent system is used with presence of CREATECH

2015-06-17At the beginning of June was held, in units of the National Institute of Industrial property (INAPI), the "Itinerant workshop on the international patent system: PCT, ePCT and EPO". This workshop was organized by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the Inter-American Association of Industrial property (ASIPI), INAPI, the Chilean Association of intellectual property (ACHIPI) and the European Patent Office (EPO).     Read more …

22/05/2015

INAPI and WIPO carry out intellectual property for journalists seminar

2015-05-22The day 13 may developed the Intellectual property for journalists seminar, organized by the world intellectual property organization (WIPO by its acronyms and English) and the National Institute of Industrial property in Chile (INAPI). The event was attended by around 20 professionals related to communication.

Welcome to the seminar was conducted by Maximiliano Santa Cruz, National Director of INAPI, who stressed that the protection of intellectual property (P.I.) It is a key tool for the development of countries. After his words five speakers from WIPO and INAPI exposed on various subjects related to intellectual property.     Read more …

26/04/2015

World Intellectual property day, some indicators to consider

The 26 April is celebrated World Intellectual property day, commemorating the entry into force of the WIPO Convention in 1970. The aim of the celebration, This year it will focus on the music, It is to generate discussion on the role that intellectual property plays (IP) in promoting innovation and creativity.

Intellectual property can take shelter in different ways, Depending on the type of invention, one of these is the patenting. The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) through its Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) It receives requests from patenting from the countries subscribed to this Convention, giving the possibility to the innovators of applying for patents in several countries simultaneously. This prevents that the request in each country must do individually and gives more time to do it.     Read more …

30/03/2015

WIPO patent drafting workshop held with the presence of CREATECH

In December of last year was held in Santiago de Chile the "workshop of drafting patents" issued by the world intellectual property organization, WIPO for its acronym in English, in collaboration with INAPI. The meeting was attended by entrepreneurs, inventors, workers from different enterprises and workers of INAPI.

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30/10/2014

INAPI assumed duties as new authority ISA/IPEA for PCT

2014-10-30-1Since the 22 October, the National Institute of Industrial property in Chile, INAPI, will begin to operate as International Searching Authority (ISA) and as International Preliminary Examination (IPEA) of the Patent Coperation Treaty (PCT). This new feature of INAPI will enable it to produce international reports on the State of the art for the granting of patent right. But, What is the PCT, What are the functions of an authority ISA/IPEA, What does this new feature of INAPI and benefit has to Chilean applicants. Below we provide more information.     Read more …

27/08/2014

LES Chile and INAPI carry out "The State of the art search" seminar

Rodrigo Leon, President of LES Chile, talking about the importance of Industrial property and technology transfer. Photo CREATECH

Rodrigo Leon, President of LES Chile, talking about the importance of Industrial property and technology transfer. Photo CREATECH

The past 14 August was the "Search for the State of the art" seminar organized jointly by the National Institute of Industrial property (INAPI) and Licensing Executives Society (LES) Chile. The objective of this seminar was to provide training on tools and techniques of the State of the art searches.

The seminar was structured on the basis of three exhibitions, which were antecedidas by words of welcome from Esteban Figueroa, Deputy Director of patents of INAPI, who mentioned the preparation which INAPI professionals have had to perform the function as International Searching Authority (ISA) and as International Preliminary Examination (IPEA) of the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) in the best possible way, highlighting, In addition which INAPI will play a "big role within the region, transforming Chile into a regional pole of innovation"; and Rodrigo León, President of LES Chile, who referred to the fees to be charged INAPI tell of the 22 October, When you begin to function as international PCT authority. This would have a lower cost to Chilean applicants and region, in relation to the rest of the applicants. Thus the rate of international search will cost USD 400, for Chilean applicants and the region and a cost of USD 2000 for the rest of the countries; and the preliminary examination fee will cost USD 1500 General and USD 400 for Chilean applicants and region. In addition to Chile will promote the Chilean Office in the rest of Latin America, since they are unsure which INAPI "do impeccable work, that will leave very well since the name of the country and that it will benefit all us, because they will generate a greater knowledge and awareness of the importance of Industrial property and technology transfer."     Read more …