As the Commissioner of the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO),
KIPO is the governmental agency primarily responsible for handling intellectual property (IP) related issues in Korea. We are working hard to realize an IP-based creative economy by effectively supporting the creation, protection, and utilization of IP rights (IPRs).
We are also working hard to promote the creation and utilization of IP, enhance IPR protection both locally and abroad, foster human resources specializing in IP, and promote IP awareness throughout the world.
On this site, you will find details on various
It is also meant as an open forum for direct
Last updated 13 May 2016
Multilateral Affairs Division