Japan Patent Office announced it’s IPR training program for the year 2010. Usually, this program is conducted through Japan institute of invention & innovation (JIII) and Association for Overseas Technical Scholarships (AOTS) for Asia-Pacific nations. In India, the application can be processed through Indian Patent Office.
The Only open courses is:
JPO/IPR Training Course for IP Trainers- duration of the program is between September 27- October 13, 2010. The dead line to file application is July 31st 2010. Other courses has crossed the deadlines.
The requirement or eligibility to apply for these courses is mentioned in detail in the circular of Indian patent office at: http://ipindia.nic.in/iponew/Circular_12May2010.pdf
The program details issued by JPO/IPR is at : http://ipindia.nic.in/IPR_Program/2010_IndiaProgram.pdf
All interested candidates (depending on the requirement/eligibility of each course) may apply long with their CV’s and other necessary documents as mentioned in the program details to the Controller General of Patents, Designs and Trademarks, Boudhik Sampada Bhavan, S.M Road, Mumbai -400037, Tel No. 022- 24132735 on or before 9th July 2010 for JPO/IPR Training Course for IP Trainers
It is clearly mentioned in the Patent Office circular that the application with other documents should be sent in the envelope bearing the caption as follows: ( for example)
“JPO/IPR Training Course for IP Trainers September 27- October 13, 2010"