Awareness on intellectual property rights
On December 26th, Research Management Office of Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology(HUTECH) organized a seminar to enhance awareness on intellectual property rights for lecturers at faculties/institutes, the seminar was given by experienced experts from National Office of Intellectual Property of Vietnam (NOIP Vietnam).

The event received the participation of Mr. Le Tat Chien, Deputy Director of the Center for Research, Training, Support and Consultant, NOIP Vietnam; Mr. Pham Van Kien, Center for Information, NOIP Vietnam; Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bui Xuan Lam, Vice President of HUTECH, together with leaders and lecturers from faculties/institutes of HUTECH.


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bui Xuan Lam emphasized the importance of intellectual property rights at the university

Within the scope of domestic and international intellectual property rights, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bui Xuan Lam expressed the importance and hoped the lecturers would raise their awareness on intellectual property rights.

Mr. Le Tat Chien sharing useful information about intellectual property rights
Next, Mr. Le Tat Chien exchanged the information about types of intellectual property protection rights, intellectual property classification, evaluation, statistics on the reality of science and technology activities, and raising awareness within universities and research institutes. Next, he guided how to look up information about equivalent patents in Vietnam as well as in the world. Besides, he demonstrated the skills to write a patent description and register protection rights for product research.

Group of lecturers at the event

The seminar vividly conveyed critical information to all lecturers and helped them concentrate more investment of time and money on products with the best chance of achieving commercial success.
Article: Khanh Ngoc
Translator: Tien Dat