The Patent Information Annual Conference of China (PIAC China), hosted by the State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) of the P.R.C and organized by the Intellectual Property Publishing House (IPPH), will be held in Beijing from September 8-9 for the first time, and thereafter on an annual basis.
PIAC China aims to establish an international communication platform for national IP offices, patent information users, patent information service providers, patent attorneys, and other IP organizations. In addition to the main conference sessions, participants will be able to participate in specific topic discussions in workshops, and focused training courses. Alongside the conference there will be an IP-based products and services exhibition.
IPPH, founded in August 1980 and supervised by the SIPO, is a legal publishing organization for Chinese patent document, patent information service organization of SIPO, as well as a national-level publishing house, approved by the General Administration of Press and Publication of China.
IPPH is a comprehensive publishing house which integrates book publishing, printing, data processing and information services, with its business involving publication of books and journals, publication of patent document, patent information services, data processing, digital printing, and various other fields.
In the field of patent information services, IPPH has been dedicated to providing specialized patent information application services to users at home and abroad for many years. Based on strong patent data processing capacity, IPPH has accumulated comprehensive and updated patent resources, and also released the domestic and foreign patent information searching platform, the patent information analysis system, the patent management system, the early-warning IP system, the traditional Chinese medicine patent database, and other specialized products for patent information application. Relying on the resources and products, IPPH is confident to provide clients consultation services for search, analysis and early warning of patent information as well as advanced and specialized solutions for patent information practice.