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Collaboration and Innovation Take Center Stage at the 2016 Annual IACC Spring Conference
May 20, 2016
The 2016 Annual IACC Spring Conference kicked off on Thursday, May 19th with more than 500 leaders in the anti-counterfeiting community in attendance. The importance of collaboration and innovation in the fight against counterfeiting was a key theme in the event’s Opening Ceremony, which featured keynote speeches from a diverse lineup of high-profile speakers, including the U.S. Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, the Honorable Max Baucus, and Alibaba Group President, Michael Evans.
IACC Board of Directors Message to Members Re: Anonymous Letter
May 13, 2016
We would like to address an anonymous letter that has been recently circulated, expressing concerns about the IACC President Bob Barchiesi, and the organization’s operations and governance.
Alibaba Group and International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition (IACC) Announce IACC MarketSafe® Expansion Program
SAN FRANCISCO AND WASHINGTON, DC, May 10, 2016 – Alibaba Group (NYSE: BABA) and the International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition (IACC) today announced the creation of the IACC MarketSafe® Expansion Program.
The original IACC MarketSafe® Program was created by Alibaba and the IACC in 2013 in recognition that the problem of counterfeiting is too pervasive and complex for any single company or industry to combat on its own.