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EU - Webinar CPVO coop: Plant variety protection in the European Union: an introduction

The webinar will provide an overview of the European Plant Variety Protection system and its connection with the current policies of the European Union.

The webinar will provide an overview of the European Plant Variety Protection system and its connection with the current policies of the European Union such as the Green Deal, the Farm to Fork strategy and, as well, with the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

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  • Live streaming available

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English
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Live stream
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Entrance fee
The webinar is offered free of charge.

Description

Protecting Plant Varieties
Protecting Plant Varieties

The webinar will provide an overview of the European Plant Variety Protection system and its connection with the current policies of the European Union such as the Green Deal, the Farm to Fork strategy and, as well, with the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm (CET – Central European Time UTC +1) - the webinar session will open 15 minutes before the official start

Host: European IP Helpdesk & CPVO

Speaker: Orsola Lamberti – Legal Advisor at CPVO

Level of Expertise: Basic

Learning Objectives

During the training participants will have the chance to learn about:

  • What is plant breeding;
  • Sustainability, adaptation to climate change and food security: how plant breeding contributes;
  • What is a Plant variety;
  • How Plant Variety Rights are protected in the EU: the role of the CPVO;
  • The application procedure;
  • Publicly available tools.

Duration: 60 minutes (presentation) + 15 minutes (Q&As)

Fee: The webinar will be offered free of charge.

Assistance: For any technical assistance or questions, please contact the training team at: training@iprhelpdesk.eu