The Latin America IP SME Helpdesk goes virtual (matchmaking & training events)

As usual, our IP Helpdesk was planning the spring events all around Europe, in which all our experts and IP representatives go and meet with EU SMEs and Business Support Organizations through trade fairs, workshops and B2B matchmaking events. Suddenly, March 2020 came and every country in the European Union had to close due to […]

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Our new Cost Tool now online!

Nicolás Gutiérrez IP Expert – Latin America IPR SME Helpdesk As promised in our end of year post published last December, the Latin America IP SME Helpdesk has now issued its very own online Cost Tool! With this new tool you will be able to have an overview of costs involved with the registration of […]

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Sustainable development and IP rights

Lesly NowakIP expert The Sustainable Development Goals are defined by the United Nations as “the blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all”. These 17 goals are all interconnected and address a variety of topics from poverty to health, including clean water, clean energy, sustainable cities and others.  Many Latin American countries […]

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How Latin America countries protect their Traditional Knowledge through IP

Nicolás GutiérrezIP Expert – Latin America IP SME Helpdesk One aspect of intellectual property in Latin America, which is often overlooked especially by European entrepreneurs, is the relationship between IP rights and the rights of indigenous communities over their culture and traditional knowledge. While this topic rarely makes the front page, it is worth keeping […]

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The Latin America IP SME Helpdesk team on the road: Supporting the IP protection on Smart Cities

Nicoletta FavarettoSenior Project Officer – EUROCHAMBRES The Smart City World Congress and Expo (SCWC) is a global event on smart cities and their interconnected sectors: mobility, urban planning, energy and environment. Under the motto cities made of dreams, the 9th edition of SCWC took place between the 19th and the 21st of November in Barcelona, […]

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Lisbon Web Summit 2019: a wonderful experience in the eyes of the Latin America IP Helpdesk

Robert PocklingtonIP Expert – Latin America IP SME Helpdesk The Web Summit 2019 is an annual technology conference held in Lisbon, Portugal. The main topics of this event are Internet technologies, emerging technologies and venture capitalism. It is considered the largest technology event in the world, with more than 1,200 speakers and 70,000 participants, who […]

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A day in the life of the Latin America IPR SME Helpdesk – Journey to the Lateinamerikatag 2019

Denise HoJunior Policy Advisor – EUROCHAMBRES “So… tell me. Why does your project focus on Latin America?” As a representative of the Latin America IPR SME Helpdesk, I travel to trade fairs and conferences across Europe all year round. My job: to not only highlight the great opportunities in the region, but also to help […]

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