NEWS & EVENTS
“Chiang Mai: Towards an Intellectual Property Respected Tourist Destination” Roundtable Discussion
August 9, 2012
Peter N. Fowler, Regional Intellectual Property Attache for Southeast Asia, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, U.S. Embassy Bangkok hosted the roundtable at Holiday Inn to explore-- how to change consumer and stakeholder attitudes while enforcing the low and how to evolve a local economy based on selling genuine goods.
The session was joined by representatives from Chiang Mai Chamber of Commerce, Police Region 5, Department of Intellectual Property, business operators at Night Bazaar area, Skal, Chiang Mai Creative City, Northern Organization of Handicraft Manufacturers and Exporters, Northern Newspaper Association, press and academics.