In the period 12-15 October 2016, the State Agency on Intellectual Property (AGEPI) participated in the International Festival of Innovation, Knowledge and Creativity “TESLA FEST 2016” in Novi Sad, Serbia. The event was organized by the Association of Inventors of Vojvodina, under the patronage of the Government of the Republic of Serbia, Vojvodina Autonomous Administration Unit and Novi Sad Mayoralty, and with the support of the Serbian Intellectual Property Office.
In the Exhibition “TESLA FEST 2016” were exhibited over 140 exhibits. The delegations of the participating states were represented by universities, inventors’ associations and independent inventors.
AGEPI participated in the event with an exhibition stand, where were presented information materials referring to the national intellectual property system and was provided information on validation of European patents in the Republic of Moldova. Also, AGEPI specialists have launched the invitation of participation in the International Specialized Exhibition “INFOINVENT”, fifteenth edition, which will take place in November 2017.
The Festival Program also covered the International Conference on Science and Intellectual Property, in which were presented several reports, including that of the Deputy Head of the Patents Department of AGEPI, Iustin Viorel, entitled “General Aspects of Patenting in the republic of Moldova”.
At the end of the exhibition took place the rewarding of the participants in the event. AGEPI received diplomas and medals from the Inventors’ Association of China, for its contribution to promoting the field of intellectual property.