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GovHack 2017 at the Canberra site
Published: 4 August 2017

This year there were over 2300 hackers who took part in GovHack. IP Australia’s bounty was the seemingly simple question: “What happened to my IP right?”

Published: 4 August 2017

The National Survey for Research Commercialisation (NSRC) is Australia’s only data collection to determine the research performance of the publicly funded research system. The NSRC data-set is extremely useful to those assessing the performance of Australia’s research system.

Published: 27 July 2017

We’ve developed a suite of videos to help you prepare for searching our trade mark database and conducting both quick and advanced searches.

Published: 28 June 2017

In our first guest blog, brand expert Christine Moody discusses how to protect your brand identity and important steps to consider before lodging a trade mark application.

Published: 28 June 2017

From Sunday 2 July to Sunday 9 July, Australia celebrates the National Aborigines and Islanders Day Observance Committee (NAIDOC) week. We’re taking this time to celebrate and recognise the inventiveness of our Indigenous people.

Published: 26 June 2017

Established in 1968, the annual Good Design Awards is Australia’s most prestigious Awards for design and innovation.

Published: 15 June 2017

Every year the International Trademark Association (INTA) convenes for their annual general meeting. This year’s conference was held in Barcelona and IP Australia was there. Here are our highlights.

Published: 8 June 2017

Consider your IP protection limitations before sharing work on social media

Published: 8 June 2017

We share our interpretation of the key differences

Published: 7 June 2017

We are looking for guest bloggers who want to share their intellectual property (IP) expertise and experiences. Specifically, we’re looking for people to write about how they’ve navigated the IP system, or those who have useful advice for small business owners and start-ups.