July 11-15, 2022


IN PHOTOS: CMU Intellectual Property and Technology Business Management (IPTBM) Office in partnership with the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL), Northern Mindanao Consortium for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources and Research Development (NOMCAARRD), NorMin Consortium for Industry, Energy & Emerging Technologies R&D (NorMinCIEERD) and Central Mindanao University Faculty Association, Inc. (CMUFAI), Awarding of Certificate at the Farmers Training Center, University Town, Musuan, Maramag, Bukidnon last July 11-15, 2022 for the 7th Patent Claim Drafting Workshop.

This year’s first workshop activity was held at Central Mindanao University and was joined by a multitude of participants from its 10 colleges, alongside the participants coming from other higher education institutions (HEIs)— Northwestern Mindanao State College of Science and Technology, Mindanao State University – Lanao del Norte Agricultural College Campus, and Northern Bukidnon State College — and Research & Development Institutions (RDIs) throughout Mindanao. The activity was organized to attune academic and R&D sectors in determining patentable technology and research outputs while complying with the requirements for novelty, inventiveness, and industrial applicability. This also relates to the IPOPHIL 25th Anniversary, 2022 Year-long theme of “Creating a Silver BRIGHT Year” in an effort on instigating Philippine recovery with IP.