Intellectual Property in Latin America: recommendations and experiences

Registration period
Free of charge
Small and Medium-sized enterprises
Event Language
Event type: Training

Time: 09:00 to 12:00 (GMT + 01:00)

Location: Belgrade, Serbia. 

Venue: Resavska 15, Beograd 11000 Serbia (Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia)

Admission: Free of charge (registration required)

Deadline on Registration: Friday 4th of December 2015

Language: English/Serbian (translation available)

Description of the event:

In the latest years, Intellectual Property has become very important, especially in the process of business globalization. Moreover, more and more companies are moving in international environments in which it is essential to consider some aspects of the protection of copyright, trademarks and patents.

The Latin America IPR SME Helpdesk together with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia will host a training that is aimed at all those companies interested in doing business in Latin America or are willing to do so. The main issues concerning the protection of Intellectual Property to bear in mind when internationalizing your business in these countries will be explained, with special focus on Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, Peru and Mexico.


9.00 – 9:30


9.30 – 9:45


Serbian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

9:45 – 10:15

EU-Latin American: EU market access initiatives

Paolo Baldan,

International Affairs Latin America IPR SME Helpdesk – Senior advisor Eurochambres

10:15 – 11:45

Basic aspects of the Intellectual Property Protection in Latin America. Particularities to take into account in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Mexico and Peru.

D. Eli Salís,

Intellectual Property expert of the Latin American IPR SME Helpdesk – Intellectual Property Department partner in Pwc

11:45 – 12:00

Casestudy: Serbian Company

Patent Co. 

12:00 – 12:15



(*) Agenda may be subject to minor changes


About the Trainings

The Latin America IPR SME Helpdesk's trainings are business-oriented which could be attended by any EU SME. These free-of-charge events are conducted by top professionals that know exactly what an SME needs to know to improve its business strategy regarding IP registration and enforcement in the Latin America region. About the trainings

Additionally, if you would like to have a training on a specific topic that may be of help for your business, do not hesitate to contact us by e-mail. Your opinion and suggestions are very important to us!

About the Latin America IPR SME Helpdesk

The Latin America IPR SME Helpdesk offers free of charge, first-line support and assistance on IP and IP rights matters to facilitate the expansion of European SMEs (EU SMEs and SMEs from the Associated countries) already established at, or working with entities in Latin America, as well as those potentially interested in establishing commercial and R&D activities and ventures in these countries.