Program held on intellectual property rights

Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Development Institute, Srinagar in collaboration with CIPAM, industrial unit holders Zakura Silk Park and consortium of young industrialists, JKEDI organised one day awareness program on intellectual property rights, here today.

A number of MSEs participated in the program and termed it as an enriching experience for them.

The deputy director MSME Jammu Dr Ashwani Kumar said aim of the program was to make entrepreneurs aware about different intellectual property like patent trademark, design, copyright, GI and special benefits being provided to MSME sector.

Faculty from CIPAM, Dr Mir Junaid gave detailed information about intellectual properties like patent, trademark. Assistant director MSME, Saheel Alaqband explained with some examples as how intellectual property can be immensely beneficial to the MSME Sector. He said for MSME’s, government also provides financial support for registration.