The news that NAARM, the National Academy of Agricultural Research Management has launched a specialised course in IP in India was reported on the SpicyIP blog this week. The blog reports that:
“The course seeks to create a pool of “bridge professionals” who are equipped to develop IP assets in the agricultural sector by integrating agricultural research developments with industry needs, and strategically leveraging these assets for technology dissemination in the agri-food sector.”
For more information you can visit the relevant pages on NAARMs website.
CAS-IP would like to extend special congratulations to NAARM on this important announcement. We have had the pleasure of working with the course director, Dr Kalpana Sastry, who is an active member of the National Partners Initiative. Congratulations Kalpana!