World Intellectual Property Day

Today is World International Property Day and we celebrate the “can do” attitude of the 200 women ASSAf members and women inventors, creators and entrepreneurs around the world and their ground-breaking work under the theme Women and IP: Accelerating innovation and creativity

Listen to this brief 5 min message brought to you by Prof Caroline Ncube, on behalf of ASSAf. Apart from being an ASSAf Member, Prof Ncube is the DSI/NRF SARChI Research Chair in Intellectual Property, Innovation and Development in the Department of Commercial Law at the University of Cape Town (UCT). She is also affiliated with the Intellectual Property Unit.

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Thank you for supporting women scientists, inventors, creators and entrepreneurs.