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Background information on the Cooperative Patent Classification entering into force 1 January 2013.

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Upcoming patent information events

15.2.2016 | Virtual classroom, online
Patent families
15.2.2016 | Virtual classroom, online
Patent Information from the BRIC countries: Brazil
16.2.2016 | Virtual classroom, online
Searching the full collection of European A and B publications, starting at EP 0000001 A1
17.2.2016 | Virtual classroom, online
Introduction to Global Patent Index (GPI)
22.2.2016 | Virtual classroom, online
Patent Information from the BRIC countries: Russian Federation
23.2.2016 | Virtual classroom, online
Introduction to Cooperative Patent Classification (CPC)
24.2.2016 | Virtual classroom, online
Patent Information Newsflash February
29.2.2016 | Vienna, Austria
Business use of patent information
29.2.2016 | Virtual classroom, online
Patent Information from the BRIC countries: India
1.3.2016 | Virtual classroom, online
Introduction to Espacenet

Details of the above and further training offers with registration information can be found in the searchable IP calendar of events.

To filter out the patent information classroom seminars starting with the reference “PI”, choose Austria as Location. Please take note of the general conditions for these seminars.

To register for a webinar go directly to www.epo.org/vc. All webinars and newsflashes are free-of-charge.

A variety of patent information related e-learning contentsuch as Patent information tour or Espacenet assistant can be found in Online training.

Patent information training seminars 2015 open for registration

An exciting programme of patent information events has been added to our calendar of events. It includes specialist topics like patent statistics, the Global Patent Index (GPI) and business use of patent information as well as our new signature "Seminar on patent searching" which provides a comprehensive introduction to the world of patent information. Details and registration via the searchable IP calendar of events or this flyer.

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