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KIPA PLAYS A LEADING ROLE KIPA
IN GLOBAL IP RIGHTS.

KOREA INVENTION PROMOTION ASSOCIATION

KIPA is Korea’s largest public organization specialized in intellectual property and
equipped with efficient systems, 200 IP professionals, and a budget of over 72 million USD.
Korea has taken a global role of leading IP inventions.
KIPA’s rating technology and innovative IP trading has now become a world-class pioneer

KIPA'S CORE SERVICES

KIPA'S CORE SERVICES

Promotion international competitiveness and economic development through technological innovation
in the industrial field by systematically and efficiently implementing invention promotion projects

  1. IP BUSINESS SUPPORT

    Fostering global
    companies through the
    commercialization of IP

  2. IP HRD

    Nurturing IP specialist
    and providing training
    in IP HRD

  3. IP CULTURE

    Cultivating
    a culture where
    IP is respected

BRIEF HISTORY

BRIEF HISTORY

2001
Designated a
specialized technology
rating organization
by the government
2002

Designated a
specialized technology
transaction organization
by the government

Hosted the first
Seoul International
Invention Fair (SIIF)

2006
Korea-WIPO joint
intellectual property
rights education
content launched
2010
System to Measure,
Analyze and Rate Patent
Technology 3
(SMART3) for Korean
patents launched
2013
SMART3 service
for US patents
launched
2016
SMART3 service
for European
patents launched