Summer Schools

WIPO-Unige Summer School on IP

WIPO-Unige Summer School 2019

The University of Geneva, together with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) organize each year a two-week WIPO - University of Geneva Summer School on Intellectual Property.

The Summer School offers an invaluable education program in the whole are of intellectual property (IP).

Summer Schools Objectives:

The objective of the Summer School is to provide an opportunity for advanced students or young professionals to acquire deeper knowledge of IP, and to gain an appreciation of IP as a tool for economic, social, cultural and technological developement and the role WIPO plays in the global administration of IP.


The Summer School program covers all main areas of IP (namely patent law, trademarks, design and copyright) through a pragmatic interavtice approach.

Lecturers are intellectual property experts at WIPO, the University of Geneva, or other institutions.