Workshop on Intellectual Property delivered by the Ministry of Business and Commerce

The Modern College of Business and Science (Commercial Law Department) hosted for its faculty, students and staff on 4th of April 2018 a seminar style workshop on Intellectual Property, delivered by the Ministry of Business and Commerce.

The Speaker was the eminent Dr. Rasha Hamdy Abdel Hamid who is a patent expert and in fact a leader in this field in her own right, she was supported by Ms. Ruqaiya Mohsin Al-Harrasi, a telecommunications patent examiner. 

The objective of the seminar was to introduce and raise awareness in respect of Intellectual Property, Patents, Copyright and Trademarks for the participants and inform on the latest developments in Oman.

Dr. Ana Stakic, Associate Dean for Professional, Postgraduate Studies and Research presented Dr. Rasha and Ms. Ruqaiya with a token of gratitude, followed with a group photograph and then lunch with the Dean and the management team of MCBS. 

This was a flagship seminar in a series on Intellectual Property, the remaining ones being presented by the Commercial Law Department through the remaining   Semester and then repeated in Autumn 2018.  They will highlight, emphasis and encourage the participants to demonstrate knowledge and know how in this important area.  The forthcoming workshops will bring together the practical aspects in an academic domain, the disciplines and important perspectives to be considered.