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Save the date - IP'spressos are back!

Grab a cup of coffee and join us for the first of a series of webinars about IP in South-East Asia. These online training sessions addressing SMP SMEs, will be hosted by the SEA IP SME Helpdesk, each webinar with a specific theme featuring guest experts from partners organisation or other international Helpdesks. Our host moderator will conduct a lively and interactive discussion, allowing the audience to submit questions to the experts. Visit regularly the event page for more information and updates!

WIPO Global Awards 2023

WIPO Global Awards celebrates exceptional enterprises and individuals making smart use of intellectual property for commercialization while also bringing a positive contribution to society through their innovation and creativity. Apply by March 31!

New publications

In a snapshot, access to up-to-date information on IP issues, industrial sectors and countries.

Happy holidays!

Dear subscribers, It is a pleasure to close 2022 with this short newsletter edition. It's been our duty keeping you up to date throughout the year on topics related to intellectual property in South-East Asia. We wish you a happy holiday season and a prosperous, peaceful and healthy New Year!


The helpline service provides free first-line assistance on Intellectual Property protection and IP rights enforcement in South-East Asia. All questions sent through this service will receive a tailor-made answer by our IP experts with no more than 3 working days. Stay informed and stay safe!

Supported Event - Green Economy Forum & Exhibition (GEFE) 2022

The European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (EuroCham Vietnam) will host the โ€œGreen Economy Forum & Exhibition (GEFE) 2022โ€ to offer a platform for all to discuss, find and apply green European solutions in Vietnam. The event will bring together experts across sustainable business and governance for three days of conferences, exhibitions, and high-level B2B and B2G dialogue sessions.

See you at the Web Summit!

๐Ÿ“†From 1 to 4 November, we will be @WebSummit, the worldโ€™s premier tech event! A representative from our helpdesk will meet European SMEs & startups ๐Ÿš€ to introduce them the free EU-funded assistance on #intellectualproperty in South-East Asia, and answer any IP-related questions. Letโ€™s make good use of this opportunity to discuss all your concerns with our IP Advisor! #SEAHelpdesk #KnowBeforeYouGo

Dialogue with Malaysia IP Office on IP Services and Tools to Business

ARISE+ IPR will support the Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) to organise an online IP Seminar for businesses, targeting both local and EU companies and industries, who are doing business or interested in doing business in Malaysia and in the ASEAN region. When: 29 September 2022 @09:00-11:00 (CEST)/ 15:00-17:00 (GMT+8)

IP diagnostic tool for SEA

The tool helps EU SMEs to analyse their businessโ€™ level of preparedness and knowledge in the field of intellectual property in South-East Asia and identify the topics on which they need further information.

Geographical indications (GIs) infographic

What is a GI and why is it important to protect EU GIs in South-East Asia? Read more on this infographic providing you with information on how the Helpdesk can help you protect your business and innovations.

Get in touch with our experts

The Helpline service provides free first-line assistance on Intellectual Property protection and IP rights enforcement in South-East Asia. All questions sent to ๐ž๐ฑ๐ฉ๐ž๐ซ๐ญ@๐ฌ๐ž๐š-๐ข๐ฉ๐ก๐ž๐ฅ๐ฉ๐๐ž๐ฌ๐ค.๐ž๐ฎ will receive a tailor-made answer by our IP experts within no more than 3 working days. Stay informed, and stay safe!