ITU is hosting a workshop that will examine the critical
issue of Intellectual
Property Rights (IPR) and ICT standards.
The one day workshop will be held at ITU headquarters, 1
The event, aimed at intellectual property specialists and
standards makers will discuss the inclusion of patented technology in standards
and the patent policy approaches to address this. International experts from
both the public and private sectors from around the world will help provide an
overview of the issues and share their insights on present and future
The exchange of ideas and experiences facilitated by this
workshop will provide valuable insight and input that can help to guide future
discussion of the related issues – both at the ITU and in other fora.
Press release on
common patent policy.
More information and registration here.