Belgian-Chinese Chamber of Commerce (BCECC)

Co-creating a resilient and sustainable IP ecosystem


With its inherent advantages in trading, commerce and shipping and its leading support services, Hong Kong is an ideal global hub for intellectual property and a pioneer for trading intangibles and IP. The BIP Asia Forum has become a major fixture on the global IP calendar, reflecting the growing importance of intellectual property in Asia and bringing together IP professionals and business leaders from around the world to discuss the latest development in the IP world.

In the framework of the BIP Asia Forum, the BCECC and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) warmly invite you to join our event “Co-creating a resilient and sustainable IP ecosystem” on December 6, 2022. Explore business collaboration opportunities and discuss the latest developments in the IP world during our hybrid event in Brussels!

11:00-11:30: Registration and welcome drinks
11:30-11:50: Opening Remarks moderated by Mr. Bernard Dewit, Chairman of the Belgian-Chinese Chamber of Commerce (BCECC)

  • The Chief Executive of HKSAR (Online)
  • Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC)
  • Belgium Hong Kong Society (BHKS)

11:50-12:00: Video on HK “Hong Kong Thrives” with lead-in remarks by Mr. Henry Tsoi,  representative of HKETO Brussels
12:00-12:05: Photo-taking of the speakers and VIPs
12:05-12:20: Online Policy Dialogue “Co-creating a resilient and sustainable IP Ecosystem” by Mr. Daren Tang, Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
12:20-12:35: Presentation by Mr. Deepak George, IP Specialist of IMEC 
12:35-12:50: Q&A session
12:50-14:00: Walking networking lunch

Radisson Collection Hotel Grand Place
47 Rue du Fossé aux Loups
B-1000 Brussels

How to get there?
The hotel is perfectly reachable by public transport. Arriving by train at Brussels Central, you’ll reach the hotel after a 500m walk. Click here for directions from the station to the hotel.

Click here for an overview of public parkings in the direct vicinity of the hotel.

BCECC Members and members of the BHKS: Free of charge
Non-Members: €60/person (VAT Excl.)

Please note: If you are not available to attend our event anymore, please let us know before the registration deadline of 29 November. Any no-shows to the event will be charged at €60/person (VAT Excl.).