The New Patent Filing Procedures under the new Hong Kong Patent System by Mr. Thomas Tsang
Innovation & Technology (I&T) is the key policy priorities from Hong Kong SAR Government. Central building of an I&T hub in Hong Kong is a thriving R&D industry. HKSAR Government has, to date, committed around HK$100 billion of resources to drive I&T development through a variety of policies and programmes. Hong Kong plays a key role in the development of Greater Bay Area. As the world’s largest technical professional organization, IEEE dedicates to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity and aims to spread its influence across the industry value chain, academia and research ecosystem. IEEE uses its own advantages on how to promote R&D and protect intellectual property rights through patents and standards. At the same time, IEEE are determined to build an important platform to promote a new round of high-quality innovation.
Dr. Nim Cheung (Secretary-general, IEEE HK Section)
Dr. K.C. Sum (Head of IP & KM, ASTRI)
Mr. Jim Durkin (Patent Attorney, IP.com)
Mr. Thomas Tsang (Assistant Director of IP (Patents & Designs), IPD HKSAR)
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