INTA committees shape, support and advance trademarks and related intellectual property.
The next opportunity to apply for INTA committees is June 3–28, 2013 for the 2014-2015 Committee Term. The application portal will be posted on the INTA homepage. New applicants are encouraged to apply. Current committee members must reapply for the 2014-2015 Committee Term to remain on their current committee or to serve a new committee. Late requests for applications will not be considered.
INTA's committee selection process occurs once every two years and is open to employees of INTA's member organizations. A committee term is two years.
Not currently on a committee but want to get involved? INTA has other volunteer opportunities including planning meetings, speaking at events and contributing to our publications. If you have any questions, please contact email@example.com.
One of INTA’s most important assets is the talented and dedicated group of 2,700+ member volunteers who serve on its committees and project teams. Participation on an INTA committee offers individuals a unique and rewarding opportunity to contribute to the advancement of the Association's objectives, network among their peers and raise their visibility within the international trademark community.
Committee volunteers, together with a dedicated professional staff, share their collective expertise, common interests and visions through more than 25 different committees that work on a variety of rewarding projects, including:
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Policy development and advocacy.
Planning educational programs and events.
Developing online and print global trademark resources.
Facilitating networking opportunities.
INTA's committees are organized into three councils by function, and within these committees are subcommittees and project teams that focus on specific areas. Click on the council links below to navigate through Committee Landing Pages to learn more about each committees goals and objectives.
Education and Services (ESG) Group Council
Policy Development and Advocacy (PDA) Group Council
ESG Group Council, consisting of the chairs, vice chairs and staff liaisons of the ESG Committees, shares information; coordinates operational issues; and provides guidance and input on member benefits, services, programs, awards and competitions.
PDA Group Council, consisting of the chairs, vice chairs and staff liaisons of the PDA Committees, shares information; coordinates operational issues; and provides guidance and input on member benefits, services, issues and policies.
Publishing (PUBS) Group Council
PUBS Group Council, consisting of the chairs, vice chairs and staff liaisons of the PUBS Committees, shares information; coordinates operational issues; and provides guidance and input on member benefits, services and publishing activities.
Current Committee Members
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