Introductory Workshop on the Benefits of Plant Variety Protection under the UPOV Convention Held in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam

2016.01.05 Brunei Darussalam

Introductory workshop on the benefits of plant variety protection under the UPOV Convention was held in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam.


◆Date and Venue

-Date: Saturday, December 5th, 2015

-Venue: Design & Technology Building, Anggerek Desa Technology Park, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam

Delegates from Department of Agriculture and Agrifood, Brunei Darussalam Intellectual Property Office (BruIPO) and private companies in Brunei Darussalam


  • Mr. Peter Button, Vice Secretary-General, UPOV
  • Mr. Jun Koide, Technical/Regional Officer, UPOV
  • Mr. Carlos Godinho, Vice-President, CPVO
  • Dr. Kitisri Sukhapinda, Attorney-Advisor, Office of Policy and International Affairs, USPTO
  • Dr. Nguyen Thanh Minh, Director, PVPO, Department of Crop Production,
    Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Vietnam
  • Mr. Katsumi Yamaguchi, Director, PVP Office and Associate Director of IP Division,
    Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan

◆EAPVPF Office : Japan Association for Techno-innovation in Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries(JATAFF)

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