A delegation of the "BelBrand" Association for the Pro-tection of Intellectual Property visited Ufa on May 21-23. The delegation included Albert Taipov, the Chair-man of the Association, and Alexander Yuraga, the project coordinator of the Association.
During the visit, business meetings were held with Alexei Karpukhin, the Minister of Industry and Innova-tion Policy of the Republic of Bashkortostan; Ruslan Mirsayapov, the Chairman of the State Committee of the Republic of Bashkortostan for Foreign Economic Relations; Pavel Iofinov, the Deputy Minister of Agri-culture of the Republic of Bashkortostan; Salavat Khu-sainov, the First Deputy Head of the Administration of the Ufa City Municipality, and a number of top manag-ers of organizations and enterprises. The implementa-tion of joint projects was considered. In particular, the Belarusian delegation suggested projects in the field of oil and gas chemistry, industry, agriculture, innova-tive cooperation, including enhanced cooperation in the development of modern high-tech and science-intensive products.
A special place was given to the protection of intellec-tual property and business reputation, and combating unfair competition. The delegation of the "BelBrand" Association took part in the work of the Russian Oil and Gas Chemical Forum and the International Exhibi-tion "Gas. Oil. Technologies-2018", which were held at the VDNKh-EXPO Ufa Exhibition Complex.
The "BelBrand" Association holds various events aimed to promote Belarusian brands and protect the interests of national right holders on modern integra-tion platforms of the EAEU countries.