WIPO has tailored its 2005 World Intellectual Property Day message and publicity material towards young people. The over-arching objectives are:
- To encourage young people to recognize their own ability to create;
- To increase understanding of how protecting IP rights helps to foster creativity and innovation;
- To raise awareness of the importance in daily life of patents, copyright, trademarks and designs
On the other hand,
CopyNight is a monthly social gathering of people interested in restoring balance in copyright law. We meet over drinks once a month in many cities to discuss new developments and build social ties between artists, engineers, filmmakers, academics, lawyers, and many others.