Virtual visit to World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

Presenters: WIPO and UNU-MERIT representatives,

On Tuesday 18 May 2021, we will organise a virtual visit to the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva, Switzerland.

We will meet with representatives of WIPO’s Innovation Economy Section to learn more about their research work.

Master's students and PhD fellows are warmly invited to this event to explore possibilities for research collaborations and career opportunities.

WIPO’s Innovation Economy Section includes: Julio Raffo (Head), Intan Hamdan-Livramento,  Maryam Zehtabchi,  Deyun Yin,  Philipp Grosskurth and Federico Moscatelli.


  • Word of welcome by MPP director Julieta Marotta
  • Presentation by WIPO team (15 minutes)
  • Q&A session 


Participation is free and open to all. Please register via the link:

Venue: Online via zoom:

Date: 18 May 2021

Time: 15:30 - 17:00Β Β CET