ExpiredePCT Seminar – Irvine CA

  • ePCT Seminar
    October 30, 2017
    9:30 am - 4:00 pm

ePCT Seminar with WIPO Expert

October 30, 2017     9:30 – 4:00
Seminar Location:
Knobbe Martens Conference Room
2040 Main Street
Irvine, CA 92614

ePCT is the international equivalent of EFS Web and PAIR.
Learn how to file and manage PCT applications using this modern web-based system.
Many more validations than SAFE! Helps ensure high quality application filings.
Easiest and fastest way to update/manage/monitor applications after filing.

“Regardless of whether you use ePCT to  file your PCT application, it’s smart to use ePCT to manage your pending PCT applications.  If you haven’t already done so, you should learn how to use ePCT! “- Carl Oppedahl, Patent Attorney

Program Topics

  • Overview of the PCT
  • RO/US vs. RO/IB – important for decisions on using ePCT
  • Presentation on basics of ePCT
  • Live demonstration of ePCT
  • Introduction to ePCT
  • WIPO digital certificates requirements and how to associate it to the user account
  • Plus new easier methods for user authentication without digital certificate
  • Explanation the different ePCT tabs
    • Workbench
    • Data
    • Documents
    • Actions (uploading documents, Rule 92bis changes, filing the demand, Article 19 amendments.)
    • Access Rights
    • Timeline
    • National Phase Entries
  • ePCT-filing with RO/IB
  • ePCT-filing with RO/US
  • Live demonstrations of all the functions
  • Get information on the next release of ePCT and make suggestions for things you would like to see

Feel free to bring a laptop and follow along
Customized to US practice!

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Seminar Instructors:
Ms. Ann Bardini, ePCT Expert, WIPO
Gary Smith Managing Director of the PCT Learning Center, and former Director of the PCT at USPTO & WIPO

Program Fee: $495  –  $50 discount per person for 5 or more registrants from same firm/company. Call 571-212-3868 For details

Program fee will be refunded less a $75 processing fee if request for cancellation is made by October 20.

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Program includes:

  • Course book with valuable ePCT information
  • Lunch (provided)
  • 2 Breaks





Knobbe Martens Conference Room, 2040 Main Street, Irvine, California, 92614, United States