The CIOPORA Academy and its webinar distance learning program are organized and hosted by CIOPORA, the International Community of Breeders of Asexually Reproduced Horticultural Plants.

CIOPORA is an international, non-governmental organization representing interests of breeders of horticultural plant varieties worldwide.

CIOPORA is a member-based organization. Its membership base includes breeders and title-holders (the 2/3 of members), as well as industry associations, royalty administration service providers and IP lawyers.

The mission of CIOPORA is continuous development and enhancement of systems of Intellectual Property Protection for plant innovations worldwide. CIOPORA focuses its advocacy efforts on Plant Breeders’ Rights, Patents, Plant Patents and Trademarks.

CIOPORA:  Uniting Breeders, Protecting Innovation