CELEBRATING WORLD IP DAY 2021

CELEBRATING WORLD IP DAY 2021

Theme: IP and SMEs: Taking Their Ideas To Market

Every April 26, we celebrate World Intellectual Property Day to learn about the role that intellectual property (IP) rights play in encouraging innovation and creativity. This year World IP Day shines a light on the critical role of SMEs in the economy and how they can use IP rights to build stronger, more competitive and resilient businesses. LES SA wishes to share with you the events our members are hosting across South Africa. Please support their activities.

The University of the Western Cape
Date of Event: 21 April 2021
See details of Event

Central University of Technology
Date of Event: 23 April 2021
https://www.cut.ac.za/events/world-intellectual-property-ip-day-2021
Draft programme for the day

Innovus, Stellenbosch University
Date of Event: 26 April 2021
https://www.innovus.co.za/upcoming-events/events-base-1.html

North-West University
Date of Event: 28 April 2021
Date of Event: 29 April 2021
See details of Event

The Centre for IP Law at the University of Pretoria and Adams & Adams
Date of Event: 28 April 2021
Registration page and link on Eventbrite

Walter Sisulu University and Adams & Adams
Date of Event: 29 April 2021
WSU IP day poster-2021
Registration Form
Innovators’ Pitch Entry Form