News, Events and Activities
22 Apr 2016
World Intellectual Property Day 2016
Date: Friday April 22, 2016, 17:00-19:00
Venue: Maya Lifestyle and Shopping Mall, Huay Kaew Road, Chiang Mai
Organizers: U.S. Consulate General Chiang Mai and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, U.S. Embassy Bangkok
Partners: Maya Lifestyle and Shopping Mall College of Arts, Media, and Technology (CAMT), Chiang Mai University, Maker Space, Creative Chiang Mai
Financial Supporter: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, U.S. Embassy Bangkok
1. To promote a culture that respects intellectual property rights and supports creative society among young people and the general public.
2. To promote an environment that encourages a creative and digital economy.
3. To raise public awareness on the importance of Intellectual Property Rights.
16:00-17:00 Booths of animation demonstration and Makerspace opened to the public
17:00-17:30 Music performance, by Machima (Indy Rock)
17:45-18:15 Panel discussion “How the IPR affects you?”
Ajarn Sumeth Yodkaew, Faculty member, Animation Program, College of Arts, Media and Technology, Chiang Mai University and founder of Minimal Music
Mr. Cheepchanok Chernkwanma, IP Specialist, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, U.S. Embassy Bangkok
Ms. Rasmee Wayrana, Music artist, Rasmee Wayrana
Moderator: Ms. Thammaruja Dharmasaroja, Public Diplomacy Assistant, U.S. Consulate General Chiang Mai
18:15-19:00 Music performance, by Rasmee Wayrana (World Music: Isan and Soul)
Demonstration Boothsfrom the College of Arts, Technology and Management, and Maker Space to inspire creativity within the audience.
Publicity: 1.Promote the event on using the #worldipday hashtag, live event updates and Twitter chats on the consulate and partners social media platform.
2. Printed posters at public places.