In June 2018 in Russia will earn a blockchain platform for copyright protection, the national intellectual property registry. About this to journalists on the sidelines of the forum IPQuorum-2018 announced Brusnikina Valeria, Deputy General Director of JSC “national intellectual property registry” (NRIS).

“In June, an industrial variant will work the first version of the platform. It will include all that relates to the possibility of the Deposit of the intellectual property object, command object access, storing the reference copy,” said Brusnikina.

According to her, the second phase of the project, which provides anti-piracy protection of the objects that will be implemented this fall.

Deputy NRIS stressed that the blockchain the platform can be placed any object of intellectual property: from music and lyrics, to industrial property and technology. This platform will be the first in the country, which will bring together all the necessary Rightsholders functionality for the creation, protection, use and monetization of their content, said Brusnikina.

We will remind that earlier on the development of a blockchain-based platform for management of intellectual property, said the Russian Association IPChain. And Chinese IT giant Baidu has launched a blockchain-service Totem that helps protect the copyright of the images.