RIYADH, 30th April 2019 (WAM) – Dr. Abdul Latif bin Rashid Al Zayani, Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), affirmed the support and interest of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries in inventing and talented Gulf countries, which comes in line with the directives of His Majesty and Highness the GCC leaders. Highlighting the protection of intellectual property, including patents Musab Ahmad Al-Fadalah, Director of the Depository and Granting Department at the Patent Office of the GCC, said in a speech delivered yesterday at the media briefing held at the headquarters of the General Secretariat of the Gulf Cooperation Council in Riyadh, Cooperation between the United Arab Emirates and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) will be held in Dubai from 3 to 4 May at the Dubai University Hall. The forum will be launched as an effective portal in the world of inventions and inventions: http://gccif.com .
During the meeting, Al-Fadalah stressed the keenness of the GCC patents to support inventors from the GCC countries and to spread the intellectual property culture. He also welcomed the convening of the first meeting of Gulf inventors in the United Arab Emirates, hosted by Dubai University.
“I am honored to welcome you to the General Secretariat of the Gulf Cooperation Council and to thank Dubai University for inviting the Patent Office to participate in the Gulf Inventors Forum in Dubai, which will be hosted by Dubai University on May 3 and 4, led by Professor Issa Al Bastaki, President of Dubai University, UAE inventor Ahmed Abdullah Majan and media journalist Abdulrahman Naki Al Bastaki.
In order to complement the implementation of joint cooperation programs between the Patent Office and the patent offices in the GCC countries, especially in the field of support for inventors and inventors, the Office supported inventors and innovators from GCC countries, To support their participation in exhibitions and international forums for innovations and inventions, where the number of co-members of the Council of inventors more than 110 inventors and inventors in various disciplines hosted by the Office of the participant In those exhibitions.
The Office has also encouraged inventors through the establishment of a competition for inventors and the awarding of prizes to them, where the number of awards received since the start of the award 26 inventor and inventor in addition to the establishment of the Office of many awareness lectures and workshops in all GCC countries.
He expressed his sincere thanks and gratitude to the United Arab Emirates for their hospitality and organization of this important event and thanks to all creative and creative citizens of the GCC countries for their creative participation in this qualitative gathering.
The Patent Office of the Gulf Cooperation Council will participate in this next forum by presenting a working paper on the efforts of the Office in supporting the GCC joint work process through the dissemination of the culture of invention and the mechanism of patent registration.
For his part, the UAE inventor Eng. Ahmed Abdullah Majan, General Supervisor of the Forum praised the unlimited support of the leaders of the GCC countries and their unlimited encouragement of the invention in the region and stressed the importance and role of the Patent Office of the GCC in promoting the concept of invention and innovation and support inventors Gulf and thanked the University Dubai on hosting the Forum.