On November 26th and 27th, 2018, there have took place ceremonies of the 100th anniversary of the establishment of industrial property protection in Poland and the Patent Office of the Republic of Poland.
At the beginning of the ceremony, VIGO Photonics was awarded the honorary badge “Well-deserved for inventiveness” awarded by the Prime Minister. The ceremony took place at the Royal Castle in Warsaw.
During 100 years of uninterrupted activity, the Patent Office of the Republic of Poland registered:
- over 228,000 patents for inventions,
- over 69,000 utility models,
- 42,000 industrial and ornamental designs as well as drawing patterns and models
- over 461,000 trademarks.
In total during this period, the Patent Office of the Republic of Poland received over 1,2 million applications.
– Thank you very much for this award. We are very pleased that our activity contributes to the growing importance of Poland on the global map of innovative technologies. Congratulations also to the Patent Office of the Republic of Poland for a beautiful anniversary. We wish you further successes in the next years of activity – summarized the President of VIGO Photonics S.A. – Adam Piotrowski.