RGNIIPM a Central Government Institute under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry has celebrated World Intelelctual Property day on April 26 in association with Ready to innovate worldwide and Vidharba Industry Association.
The programme was inaugurated by the Chief Guest Dr Pramod M Padole, Director VNIT ,Dr SuhasBuddhe, Honorary Secretary of VIA, Dr Pankaj Borkar, Pooja Moulikar wherein welcome address was given by the Dr Yogita Kasture co-founder Ready to innovate worldwide.
Deputy Controller of Patents & Designs and Head, RGNIIPM Dr. Pankaj Borkar, addressed on the occasion of IP-day and given the importance of IPR for the students, faculty and industry members and asked them to work jointly to avoid the duplication of research work. He requested all to submit innovative projects in IP innovation Gallery.
Director VNIT, Dr Pramod M Padole, addressed the participants on his keynote address and emphasized participants to innovate and protect their IP by knowing all the procedures of IPR.
Secretary of VIA, Dr Suhas Buddhe, in his speech he has given many example for success story of IPs’ and he told all industry should adopt new technology and protect their IPR.
The participants were from Industries, Educational Institutions, Students, Research Scholars, Law firms etc.
The lectures was delivered by Chhaya Satpute, Dr Ushoshi Guha IPR Attorney. In addition to above said World IP-day programme and IP innovation gallery was also set up at RGNIIPM, wherein exhibition of IP models, innovative products was displayed.
The best models, prototypes were awarded by R2i by selection by Jury members and faculty, Chhaya Satpute, Dr Ushoshi Guha, Pratap Shukla and participation certificate was given by RGNIIPM.
The vote of thanks as proposed by Examiner of Patents and Designs, RGNIIPM Pooja Maulikar.