Mr. Florian Philippe Retif, an international expert in Trademark and Intellectual Property conducted a workshop for students at the college premises on June 29, 2017.

Mr. Retif, who is also a Legal and Trade Facilitation Consultant at the International Trade Center (ITC), Geneva, delivered an informative presentation on topics such as Intellectual Property Rights, Indication of Source, Geographical Indication, Trademark etcetera.

He also talked on the Chyangra Pashmina (CP) which is the collective trademark under which members of Nepal Pashmina Industries Association (NPIA) who manufacture Chyangra Pashmina market their products. A token of appreciation was presented to him by Mr. Anil Kumar Upadhyaya (CEO, NCFT) after the workshop on behalf of the college.

The workshop was attended by students of the Pashmina Fashion Design and Technology (PFDT) course and students of the 12th batch (6th semester) and 13th batch (5th semester) of the college's Bachelor of Fashion Design (BFD) program.

We thank the Pashmina Enhancement and Trade Support (PETS) project for facilitating Mr. Retif's workshop at the college.