PIUG Members have been invited to participate in a CPC workshop hosted by the European Patent Office on March 23rd in Vienna.
Venue: European Patent Office Rennweg 12
1030 Vienna, Austria
Date: 23 March 2012 Time: 09.00 - 12.30 hrs
Participation is free of charge, but participants must cover their own travel and accommodation costs.
A buffet lunch will be available after the close of the workshop.
Note: Due to a large international conference taking place in Vienna, hotels do not have many rooms available, so please book your accommodation urgently!
Registration for the workshop
The number of places in the workshop is limited, so to secure your participation, please register in advance by sending an e-mail to
giving: -- your full name -- the name of your company or organisation -- your address, telephone number and e-mail address
Registration deadline: 2 March 2012
Dan Shalloe from EPO sent additional information on the workshop as well as a PDF invitation (attached):
The European Patent Office is very keen to ensure a proper and full consultation with all interested parties as we approach the entry into force of the CPC on 1 January 2013, and we would be delighted to welcome as many people as possible to our workshop on 23 March.
The IMPACT working group, PDG, PatCom, CEPIUG and other formal user groups will also be invited.