Importance of Intellectual Properties and Its Protection


 

Proceedings of One Day Workshop On
“Importance of Intellectual Properties and Its Protection”
2nd- January 2013

The workshop was inaugurated by lightening the lamp by the guest speakers: Dr. Lakhsmi Shanti, Sr. Manager, Client Relations, SciTech Patent Art Services Pvt. Ltd, Group Leader Dr. Laxminarayana and Dr. Amrit Sagar, Smt. K. Geetanjali, HOD-Dept of Biotechnology, Govt. City College under the chairmanship of the Principal Dr. C. S. N. Sarma, PhD, Principal, Govt. City College followed by address of the Workshop by Dr. C. S. N. Sarma.

The Workshop had mainly three sessions. At the end of each session a quiz was conducted by each member of the Guest speaker. The first session was conducted by Dr. Lakhsmi Shanti On “Introduction on IPR Protection” and “Patentable and Non-patentable matter” with emphasis on Biotechnology. The second Session was followed by a tea break in which Group Leader Dr. Laxminarayana gave a lecture on “Patent Acts-United States, Europe & India” and “Patenting Process.” The third session after the lunch break was interactive during which Group Leader Dr. Amrit Sagar gave a lecture on “Patent Search-Need and Importance for a Researcher” and a brief case studies.

In the Final Valedictory session the Prize winners for quiz competition were awarded with certificates and prizes. This was followed by the felicitation of the guest Dr. Lakhsmi Shanti, Sr. Manager, Client Relations, SciTech Patent Art Services Pvt. Ltd, Group Leader Dr. Laxminarayana and Dr. Amrit Sagar, Principal Dr. C. S. N. Sarma, PhD. Vote of thanks was given by Mrs. Kalpana.