The MCSK – Music Copyright Society of Kenya - hosted the fourth meeting of the WIPO Connect Business Expert Group (BEG). The event, organized by WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization), took place in December in Kenya following the third meeting held last September in Kiev (Ukraine).
The Business Expert Groups involve WIPO Connect’s business partners, aiming at defining system requirements, needs and business priorities. The BEG also analyzes data, providing guidance and expertise in the different operational phases. The group meets regularly to discuss the project and its future scenario.
WIPO Connect is an interconnected solution supporting collective management organizations’ operations and data exchanges.
WIPOis the global forum for intellectual property policy, services, information and cooperation. A specialized agency of the United Nations, WIPO assists its 188 member states in developing a balanced international IP legal framework to meet society’s evolving needs. It provides business services for obtaining IP rights in multiple countries and resolving disputes. It delivers capacity-building programs to help developing countries benefit from using IP. And it provides free access to unique knowledge banks of IP information.