The Center for Anti-Counterfeiting and Product Protection (A-CAPP) is an independent, interdisciplinary evidence-based hub, whose activities focus on research, education and outreach designed to assist in protecting brands and products of all industries worldwide.


Our comprehensive multi-disciplinary evidence-based research portfolio provides lessons and proof to theories that have practical application in preventing and responding to product counterfeiting and brand protection.


Our research is put into action through our suite of educational programs developed in formats that are easily accessible and provide the necessary tools to be more proactive in preparing for, combating, and responding to brand protection incidents fro beginning brand protection professionals to those who are well-established in the field.


As part of our larger mission of pursuing cutting-edge research projects and education, our outreach activities provide thought leadership and shares information on new solutions to brand protection challenges.