The strategy developed by the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise will be presented at a series of seminars during 2019 and 2020. We have chosen to focus on the different challenges that we have identified, challenges that influence Sweden and Swedish companies.
Modernisation of the design protection has of the European Commission been pointed out as an important part of the Intellectual Property Action Plan, which is a part of the Industrial Strategy as presented in 2020.
If EU is to stay competitive, it is necessary to make sure that policy of intellectual property is considered in all different aspects of trade policy, Christina Wainikka, expert, Knowledge-based assets, Anna Stellinger, Deputy Director General, International and EU Affairs, write.
And knowledge-based assets are behind much of what has made Sweden wealthy. However, there are many challenges associated with these assets and how they are managed. That is what this report is about.