An event, that is being billed as the “first all Africa” congress on Biotechnology will be taking place in September 2008 in Nairobi. The full title of the event is ‘Harnessing the Potential of Agricultural Biotechnology for Food Security and Socio-Economic Development in Africa’. In the call for papers (which closed March 31st) there were a number of IP related topics.
- Genetic Inventions And Intellectual Property Rights
- Intellectual Property Rights As Applied In Biotechnology Applications
- Intellectual Property Rights On Plant Variety Protect
When we receive more details we will update on this blog.