Event Date: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 -
12:00 to 13:00

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How IP can help your business

For many startup businesses and entrepreneurs, IP is the difference between success and failure. Competing with larger established businesses requires new and disruptive innovation. Much of that creativity and innovation can be protected with registered IP like designs for the way a product looks, patents for inventions and trade marks for brands.

Here’s what you can expect

Focussing on designs, the workshop will give you an awareness of how to protect your product with a registered design. Also the tools you need to help you understand the basics of Intellectual Property and help you understand the design application process.

What you will learn at this workshop

IP 101

  • The basics of IP - overview of the Registered IP - Designs
  • The basics of copyright and trade secrets


  • The difference between copyright and design
  • Understand the different types of design protection
  • Pre-application information
  • Understand the filing requirements for an Australian design application
  • Registration v certification