EPO Online Services workshop - Lisbon -


Starts: 10.05.2017 at 08:15
Ends: 11.05.2017 at 18:00


Lisbon, Portugal

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At this workshop, there will be a presentation of the EPO's Mailbox, My Files, and Online Fee Payment including the administrator's role. This will be followed by a live demonstration of the EPO’s new online filing system (CMS), followed by hands-on exercises.Futhermore an introduction will be given on the Unitary Patent as well as a presentation of XML filing at the EPO.

Target groups

Patent attorneys

Patent attorney support staff

Patent information professionals

Level of expertise



Morning session

08.30 – 09.00 hrs  Registration and coffee

09.00 – 09.15 hrs  Opening address by João Amaral - Head of External Relations - Instituto Nacional da Propiedad Industrial

09.15 – 10.45 hrs  Mailbox and My Files, including the administrator's role

10.45 – 11.00 hrs  Coffee break

11.00 – 11.45 hrs  Online Fee Payment

11.45 – 12.30 hrs  XML filing at the EPO

12.30 - 13.30 hrs  End of morning session - break

 Afternoon session

13.30 – 14.15 hrs  New Online Filing (CMS), introduction and comparison with eOLF

14.15 – 15.45 hrs  New Online Filing with a focus on formalities and related procedural matters, including the Unitary Patent, with hands-on exercises (part1)

15.45 – 16.00 hrs  Coffee break

16.00 – 17.45 hrs  New Online Filing (CMS) service, with hands-on exercises (part2)

Registration fee

Free of charge

Venue details

Instituto de Gestão Financeira e Equipamentos da Justiça

Av D João II, n 1.08.01 D Bloco H

Campus da Justiça

Parque das Nações




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