Qinghai Provincial Awards Top 7 Million Yuan in 2016

Qinghai Provincial Awards Top 7 Million Yuan in 2016


The provincial IP administration issued patent awards totaling 7.58 million yuan ($1.16 million) to the owners of 254 patents granted last year, and to 25 local companies with 50 patent applications or 20 invention patent applications each last year. The provincial government has offered 16.3 million yuan since the provincial patent award was launched in 2014. In the first seven months this year, Qinghai individuals and organizations filed 1,723 patent applications, up 11 percent year-on-year.

Source: SIPO

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It is lucky for Chen Jun to began his career in the IP industry 14 years ago when the first group of IP managers for businesses appeared on the stage in China and he has been in the industry.

It was this “Whampoa Military Academy” for IP that educated China’s first batch of corporate IP management personnel. Many of these engineers left Foxconn in the years since.