On October 20, 2022, the 2nd International Scientific and Practical Conference “Intellectual Property in the Modern World: Challenges of the Time and Prospects for Development” was held in Minsk, the Republic of Belarus, in which the First Deputy Director of the State Institution “National Center for Patents and Information” of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of the Republic of Tajikistan Shavkat Valizoda.

Heads of patent offices of a number of countries, representatives of international and regional organizations in the field of intellectual property and a wide circle of representatives of research institutes took part in this event in face-to-face and remote formats.

During the speech, Deputy Director noted that the field of intellectual property in the Republic of Tajikistan is developing consistently under the wise policy and constant attention of the Founder of Peace and National Unity – the Leader of the Nation, the President of the Republic of Tajikistan respected Emomali Rahmon, and on this basis, a number of state programs, in particular the National Strategy for the Development of Intellectual Property of the Republic of Tajikistan for the period up to 2030.

In conclusion, Shavkat Valizoda thanked the officials for the invitation to participate in the event and noted the willingness of the Patent Office to further strengthen and expand mutually beneficial relations in the direction of solving existing issues and developing the intellectual property system.

Оf all the material and natural resources abundant in our Motherland, the most priceless and important is the intellectual potential of our society