September 24, 2018
The training attracted around ten cooks and chiefs of kitchen from both countries with three professors from each side. Apart from the theoretical issues, the attendees had practical training where they participated themselves. On Thursday, September 20, 2018, the lecture was held at the topic “Protection Procedure of Products Protected by the Geographical Indications of Origin”, and on Friday, September 21st, 2018 the lecture was held with a title “The Importance of Protecting Products by the Indication of Geographical Origin” and “The Difference between Indication of Geographical Origin and Trademark” by the experts of the Intellectual Property Office. On the last day, the director of the Regional Chamber of Commerce of the Chambers of Commerce of Jablanica and Pčinj district distributed the certificates to the attendees.
One day later, in the town of Kovin, on September 22, 2018 in the premises of the Municipality of Kovin , the lecture was held “Protection Procedure of the Products with the Indications of Geographical Origin” with the reference to the protection of honey in the Republic of Serbia. The response of the producers of bee honey was great and five associations sent their representatives – from Pancevo, Kovin, Bela Crkva , Alibunar and Banatski Karlovac.