Events

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PAST EVENTS

Regional Presentation on Global Innovation Index 2017

San José, Costa Rica
August 21, 2017

Seminar on Latin American region's performance in GII 2017. This event is co-hosted by WIPO, Ministry of Foreign affairs and Ministry of Justice

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GII 2017 Workshop

Hanoi, Viet Nam
July 11, 2017

Workshop on Viet Nam and the GII 2017, co-hosted by the Ministry of Science and technology and WIPO.

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Innovation Conference

Universidad de San Andres, Victoria Campus, Buenos Aires, Argentina
June 30, 2017

Innovation conference at the Universidad de San Andreas. Discussions will be on technological entrepreneurship, the GII 2017, and innovation performance in Argentina

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Brazilian Industry Innovation Summit

Transamerica Expocenter, São Paulo-SP, Brazil
June 27, 2017

Briefing on the Global Innovation Index 2017 at the 7th Brazilian Industry Innovation Summit. Hosted by the Brazilian National Confederation of Industry (CNI)

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GUIRR: Beyond Patents

Washington, D.C., United States of America
June 27, 2017

Assessing the value and impact of research investments. At this roundtable, the GII will be discussed in the context of the value of patents as a proxy for innovation

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Roundtable Forum on 2017 Global Innovation Index Report

Beijing, China
June 24, 2017

This Forum will include analysis of the report, China’s progress in developing a leading national innovation system, and debate about China’s initiatives in building a sustainable agriculture and food supply system.

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Release of the Global Innovation Index 2017

UN Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland
June 15, 2017

Hosted by WIPO, the Global Innovation Index (GII) 2017 will be released at the United Nations Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland on June 15, 2017. Follow via livestream on June 15, from 10:00 a.m. Geneva time.

Joint Science Granting Councils Initiative (SGCI)

Windhoek, Namibia
May 24, 2017

Discussion on science, technology, and innovation measurements, as well IP use and the Global Innovation Index. Meeting on the STISA 2024 and the ASTII Initiative Continental Validation Workshop.

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Science, Technology, and Innovation (STI) Forum

UN Headquarters, New York City, United States of America
May 16, 2017

Official side event to the Second Annual Multi-stakeholder Forum on STI for the Sustainable Development Goals at the United Nations Headquarters, New York.

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Conference on Global Innovation Index

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
May 3, 2017

Conference on the Global Innovation Index and its contribution to the national innovation policy. Organized by the Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) with assistance of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).

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Global Expert Meeting

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
April 24, 2017

Global Expert Meeting on agriculture and agro-industries development towards sustainable and resilient food systems to inform the 2017 ECOSOC Special Meeting on innovations for infrastructure development and promoting sustainable industrialization.

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National Workshop on Innovation

Hanoi, Viet Nam
March 21, 2017

Workshop on the Innovation Index of Viet Nam in the GII, organized by the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), in cooperation with WIPO, and with the assistance of the National Institute for Science and Technology Policy and Strategy Studies.

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Sri Lanka and the Global Innovation Index

Colombo, Sri Lanka
February 14, 2017

Discussion on the role of innovation in emerging countries and the state of Sri Lanka’s innovation system according to the GII. Organized by the National Intellectual Property Office of Sri Lanka (NIPO), in cooperation with WIPO.

Global Innovation Index in India

New Delhi, India
January 31, 2017

Roundtable on innovation data and methodologies hosted by NITI Aayog in collaboration with the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), Government of India, and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).

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GII & The Partnership Summit 2017

Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
January 27, 2017

The 23rd edition of this annual flagship Partnership Summit was organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in association with the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP).

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