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In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and in consultation with our Costa Rican co-hosts, we have decided to host the 14th International Law Enforcement IP Crime Conference virtually!
The virtual conference will be co-hosted by INTERPOL and the Judicial Investigation Department of Costa Rica, in partnership with UL (Underwriters Laboratories) from 11 to 13 October 2021.
As always, our conference will offer two days of plenary and panel sessions, a series of roundtables and plenty of excellent opportunities for networking, however this time, it will be virtual!
Our 2019 conference was a success: watch our event video below under '2019 Conference Highlights'.
We hope you will join us for this important global event.
The conference registration site will open soon!
|Monday October 11||Virtual Pre-Conference Workshop on Free Trade Zones: An Illicit Pipeline|
|Tuesday October 12||Virtual Conference Day 1 Plenary Sessions and Networking|
|Wednesday October 13||Virtual Conference Day 2 Plenary and Networking|
We look forward to seeing you in online!
Keep an eye on social media #IPCrimeConference for updates!
Free Trade Zones: An Illicit Pipeline
With their presence worldwide, Free Trade Zones (FTZ) are attracting the attention of transnational organized criminal activity. Free Trade Zones can be misused in order to move and launder the proceeds of crime often to finance organized crime.
Learn about our prestigious 2021 International IP Crime Investigators College (IIPCIC) Innovation Awards.
These prestigious awards recognize the outstanding achievement of law enforcement personnel and governmental agencies who work tirelessly to combat counterfeiting and IP theft.
The awards will be presented as part of the 2021 International Law Enforcement IP Crime Conference.
Our 2019 IP Crime Conference, co-hosted by INTERPOL and the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation, South African Police Service (SAPS), gathered more than 500 senior law enforcement officials, security and industry experts from more than 80 countries. The event was held in partnership with UL (Underwriters Laboratories) and the International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition (IACC).