Tuesday, 09.03.2021
10:30 am - 12:00 pm (CET – Central European Time UTC +1) - the webinar session will open 15 minutes before the official start
European IP Heldpesk & CPVO
Orsola Lamberti – Legal Advisor at CPVO



Level of Expertise: Basic

Language: English

The webinar will provide an overview of the European Plant Variety Protection system and its connection with the current policies of the European Union such as the Green Deal, the Farm to Fork strategy and, as well, with the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Learning Objectives

During the training participants will have the chance to learn about:

  • What is plant breeding;
  • Sustainability, adaptation to climate change and food security: how plant breeding contributes;
  • What is a Plant variety;
  • How Plant Variety Rights are protected in the EU: the role of the CPVO;
  • The application procedure;
  • Publicly available tools.

Duration: 60 minutes (presentation) + 15 minutes (Q&As)

Fee: The webinar will be offered free of charge.

Assistance: For any technical assistance or questions, please contact the training team at: