The Twenty-Fifth Session of the Meeting of International Authorities under the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), the so-called "MIA" will be held in Madrid, Spain, February 19 to 23, 2018.
The meeting, which is annual, is a forum for the International PCT Authorities to discuss the practical matters relating to the functioning of the PCT system. These are mainly items relating to the search and examination itself, such as quality, minimum documentation etc. and ways to improve the PCT system.
The Spanish Patent and Trademark Office (OEPM) is hosting the meeting this time, in Madrid.
Nordic Patent Institute's Vice-Director and Head Legal Counsel, Mr. Grétar Ingi Grétarsson will be attending the meeting on our behalf. If you have any questions regarding the meeting or the agenda, feel free to contact Grétar directly, firstname.lastname@example.org.