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World Intellectual Property Day 2022 Theme, Quotes, Poster, History & Significance

Every April 26, the World Intellectual Property Day is celebrated to learn about the role that intellectual property (IP) rights play in encouraging innovation. The EBNW Story reports..

World Intellectual Property Day is celebrated every year on April 26 to learn about the role that intellectual property (IP) rights play in encouraging innovation and creativity. 

Aiming at recognising the huge potential of young people to find new and better solutions that support the transition to a sustainable future, the day extends an opportunity for young people to find out how IP rights can support their goals to help transform their ideas into reality, and generate income by creating jobs while making a positive impact on the world around them.

World Intellectual Property Day History

The World Intellectual Property Day was established by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in the year 2000 aiming at “raising awareness of how patents, copyright, trademarks and designs impact on daily life.

 April 26th was chosen as the day to celebrate the Day as it coincides with the date when the convention establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization came into effect in 1970.

Theme of World Intellectual Property Day 2022

This year the theme of World Intellectual Property Day is “IP and Youth: Innovating for a Better Future” which celebrates youth-led innovation and creativity.

World Intellectual Property Day 2022 Significance

Any business starts with a concept. Each of the millions of small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) existing across the world started with a simple idea that took form in someone’s head and eventually found its way to market. A concept transforms into an Intellectual Property commodity when it is nurtured and enriched with creativity, know-how, and flair, and it will fuel market growth, economic recovery, and human advancement.

World Intellectual Property Day 2022 quotes

“We must always work together to reach new heights of innovation on this World Intellectual Property Day.”

Don’t just wait, dream, envision, take a right step forward. Wish you all a very Happy World Intellectual Property Day.”

Creativity and imagination are the foundations of our society. It all begins with a thought. Have a great World Intellectual Property Day.”

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