South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk

Online IP Protection in China and South-East Asia


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26 July 2017


10:00 – 11:00  (Brussels, GMT: +2) / 16:00 – 17:00 (Beijing, GMT: +8)


Your own computer


No charge




Small and Medium-sized enterprises (Less than 250 employees) or SME intermediary associations from the European Union


Event Description:

On Wednesday, 26 July 2017, you are welcome to join the China and South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk Expert Mr. Patrice Vidon for a South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk webinar session "Online IP Protection in China and South-East Asia". The webinar will provide practical advice to SMEs on how to safely operate their online business in China and South-East Asia. The expert will provide an overview of online IP protection tools in China and South-East Asia and offer some tips on how to build a comprehensive IP strategy for both regions. Practical case studies will be presented throughout the webinar.

This free of charge web-based seminar is composed of a 45-minute expert presentation, followed by a 15-minute Q&A session where all our participants can pose questions to the expert.


Agenda (Brussels time):


Welcome and introduction by the IPR SME Helpdesk team


Presentations by the China and South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk expert, Mr. Patrice Vidon


Q&A session



Register for this webinar here.


Expert bio:

Patrice Vidon

Patrice Vidon, 55, MSc., LLM, MA (Economics & Management) is a European and French Patent and Trademark Attorney having gained a rich practice of Intellectual Property protection, licensing, management and enforcement in the P. R. of China, especially in relation to technology, patents of invention, know-how, R&D and technology investment and transfer contracts. 
He is a Founding and Managing Partner of Vidon IP Law Group (Europe - Asia), a network of more than 40 IP consultants, attorneys and lawyers in 8 offices, including Paris and Shanghai. Patrice VIDON is a former President of the French Institute of industrial Property Attorneys (CNPI) and of the European Committee of National Institutes of Industrial Property Attorneys (CNIPA).
Patrice Vidon practices from both the European and Shanghai offices of VIDON IP Law Group (Europe - Asia). 


About Webinars: 

A webinar is a virtual web-based seminar which you can join from the comfort and convenience of your own office or home. Attending webinars can save you time and money, while still delivering key information and allowing for speaker-attendee interaction.

Please see our short 2-page Quick Start guide here for more information on Helpdesk Webinars, how they can help your business, and the simple registration process.


About the South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk:

The South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk is an European Union co-funded project that provides free, practical, business advice relating to SEA IPR to European SMEs. To learn about any aspect of intellectual property rights in South-East-Asia, visit our online portal at For free expert advice on South-East Asia IPR for your business, e-mail your questions to: You will receive a reply from one of the Helpdesk experts within three working days. The South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk is jointly implemented by DEVELOPMENT Solutions, European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam, Thai European Business Association & European Business Network.


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Practical Information

Mercredi, Juillet 26, 2017 - 10:00 - 11:00
  • Online webinar session
  • China



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China and South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesks