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17.9.2019 | Vienna, Austria
Sophisticated searches and informative search reports
18.9.2019 | Virtual classroom, online
25.9.2019 | Virtual classroom, online
25.9.2019 | Vienna, Austria
PATSTAT user day
2.10.2019 | Virtual classroom, online
Introduction to the European Patent Register
8.10.2019 | Virtual classroom, online
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19.11.2019 | Virtual classroom, online
Asian Patent Information: 1 China
20.11.2019 | Virtual classroom, online
INPADOC advanced
26.11.2019 | Virtual classroom, online
Asian Patent Information: 2 Japan
3.12.2019 | Virtual classroom, online
Asian Patent Information: 3 Korea
10.12.2019 | Virtual classroom, online
Asian Patent Information: 4 India

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Patent information training seminars 2018 open for registration

An exciting programme of patent information events has been added to our calendar of events. It includes specialist topics like patent information from Latin America, federated register/global dossier and accessing court decisions on patents across Europe with ECLI . Details and registration via the searchable IP calendar of events.

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