Lesly Franco

Lesly Franco

Country: 

Dominican Republic

Institution: 

Oficina Nacional de la Propiedad Industrial (ONAPI)

Position: 

Asesora Técnica de Dirección General

Email: 

l.franco@onapi.gob.do

Phone: 

809-567-7474

Expert area: 

General IP Management Expert

Degree: 

Qualification obtained: Law Degree Awarding institution: Catholic University of Peru Year obtained: 2012

Postgraduate education: 

Type: Master's degrees Name of qualification: Masters in Property Intellectual Awarding institution: University Austral (Argentina) 2013
Type: Specialisation Course Name of qualification: Certificate in International Business Awarding institution: Institute for Superior Consular Formation (INESDYC) 2015
Type: Specialisation Course Name of qualification: Certificate in International Management law and Public Internacional en Derecho Administrativo y Gestión Pública Awarding institution: CCEDAL and UCSD 2011
Type: Refresher courses Name of qualification: Specialized Seminar Regarding Procedure and Activities for Administrative jursidiction Awarding institution: IGLOBAL-FUNGLODE 2014
Type: Refresher courses Name of qualification: Regulatory Aspects of Electronic Government Awarding institution: Executive Secretariar for Integral Development (SEDI) in the Organization of American States (OAS), with support from the IDRC/ICA and the Interamerican Development Bank 2009

Practical experience: 

Type:Intellectual Property Study Name of organisation: ONAPI Position: Technical Assistant to the Director General Role: Responsible for the development of different projects regarding the use of Information Technology and Industrial Property in ONAPI. 2004-current
Type:Intellectual Property Study Name of organisation: National Instittue for the Defense And Protection of Intellectual Property of Peru - INDECOPI Position: Manager for institutional development, coordinator for system decentralization, technical assistant at the competition and intellectual property court. 1996-2002
Type:Intellectual Property Study Name of organisation: ONAPI Position: Technical advisor for General Direction. Role: Responsible for fostering different projects within ONAPI regarding the adoption of IPR within the Dominican Republic. 2004-current

Teaching experience: 

Type: speakers at promotional and awareness-raising events Name of Course/Qualification: Patent-judge course in Dominican Law Awarding/Organising Institution: WIPO / ONAPI and the National Judicial Law School September 2015 - October 2015
Type: speakers at promotional and awareness-raising events Name of Course/Qualification: Dominican Academy of Fashion – Industrial property in Awarding/Organising Institution: Dominicana Moda and INMODA RD October 2015
Type: speakers at promotional and awareness-raising events Name of Course/Qualification: Value of IPR in Latin America, and health innovation” Awarding/Organising Institution: V Latin American Seminar ASDIN, CEDIQUIFA y Universidad Externado de Colombia October 2014
Type: speakers at promotional and awareness-raising events Name of Course/Qualification: Program for IPR and Competetion for SME Awarding/Organising Institution: EDUBANCO 1999-2000

Publications: 

Title: Participated in modification of Law 20-00 regarding Industrial Property, as a member of the DR-CAFTA implementation team.