Outline of the Foundation

Name Foundation for Intellectual Property (abbreviation: FIP)
Objectives The objective of the Foundation is to contribute to the development of the intellectual property system through research and studies regarding intellectual property, dissemination and education of knowledge concerning intellectual property, training of personnel with expert knowledge concerning intellectual property, interchange with various organizations related to intellectual property, etc., thereby contributing to the sound development of the industry and economy of Japan.
Inauguration April 1, 2016
Location 5th floor, Seiko Takebashi Kyodo Building, 3-11, Kanda-Nishikicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Representatives Representative Director Nobuhiro Nakayama (Chairman)
Representative Director Shunichi Doi (President)
Representative Director Yuji Tanahashi (Vice President)
Fundamental property 2,000,000,000 yen
Staff members 38 (as of May 1, 2017)
Office Institute of Intellectual Property (IIP)
Association of Intellectual Property Education (AIPE)