Geneva Diplomatic Club Holds Discussion on Innovation at WIPO
WIPO Director General Francis Gurry (center right) speaks with President of the State Council, Republic and Canton of Geneva Pierre-François Unger (center left), in the presence of China’s Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva Zhemin Liu (far left) and President of the Diplomatic Club of Geneva Luzius Wasescha ahead of a discussion at WIPO on “The Changing Geography of Innovation: Opportunities and Challenges” co-organized with the Diplomatic Club of Geneva on October 18, 2012.
US Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva Betty E. King, Jamaica’s Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva Wayne McCook, Chairman of the Fondation pour Genève Ivan Pictet, Chair of Economy and Management and Innovation at the EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne) Dominique Foray and Global Head IP Policy Novartis Peter Thomsen also took part in the discussion.
© WIPO 2012. Photo: Emmanuel Berrod.