Intellectual Property Protection is crucial in fostering innovation. Without the protection of ideas, businesses and individuals would not reap the full benefits of their inventions and would focus less on research and development.
IPR Cell of Al-Ameen College, Edathala in association with IQAC organized a webinar on IPR AND PATENT. The webinar was conducted on 29 September 2021. Mr. Mohanraj TP, Advocate, High Court of Kerala was the resource person. Invitations for the webinar were shared among different colleges and also published on the college website for the public to notice. The objective of the webinar was to provide the basic concepts and legal security of IPR and PATENTS.
Dr.Dhanya V and Thasny Faisal were the coordinators of the programme. The webinar started at 2 pm with a silent prayer. Dr. Dhanya V welcomed the gathering. In the absence of the college principal, Dr.Leena Varghese IQAC Coordinator delivered the presidential address.
The webinar was informative and in the session, the resource person emphasized the different forms of IPR, Legal background to IPR etc. During the discussion period, participants raised their queries about patent filing, startups & patents, withdrawal of patents etc. All the queries were answered clearly and the programme ended with the vote of thanks delivered by Ms.Thasny Faisal.