Workshop on Awareness of Plant Variety Protection under the UPOV Convention Held in Vientiane, Lao PDR

2016.01.15 Lao PDR

Workshop on awareness of plant variety protection under the UPOV Convention was held in Vientiane, Lao PDR.


◆Date and Venue

-Date: Monday, December 7th to Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

-Venue: Vientiane Plaza Hotel (December 7th)
Conference room in Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (December 8th )

Delegates from Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and Ministry of Science and Technology of Lao PDR


  • 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
  • Mr. Francois Burgaud, Director, External Relations, GNIS
  • Dr. Nguyen Thanh Minh, Director, PVPO, Department of Crop Production, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Viet Nam
  • 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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