IFRRO World Congress International Conference 2016

IFRRO World Congress International Conference
At a Crossroads: Copyright and Collective Management 
1 November 2016 / 9:00 – 13:30 
Novotel Amsterdam City
Amsterdam, Netherlands
 
AGENDA (PDF)
 
9:00 Welcome and Opening
Tracey Armstrong, Chair IFRRO Business Models Forum and CEO at CCC (USA)
 
9:15 Key Note
Francis Gurry, Director General, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
 
Tracey Armstrong
 
10:30 Coffee/Tea break
 
11:00 Panel Discussion: IFRRO Leadership: Strong Foundation for the Future
Moderator: Tracey Armstrong
 
Panelists:
Tarja Koskinen-Olsson, Former IFRRO Honorary President and IFRRO Chair
Magdalena Vinent, Former IFRRO President and CEO at CEDRO (Spain)
Peter Shepherd, Former IFRRO President
 
12:00 Key Note; Copyright and Collective Management at a Crossroads, a US perspective
Kevin R. Amer, Senior Counsel for Policy and International Affairs, U.S. Copyright Office
 
12:30 Copyright and Collective Management at a Crossroads, a European perspective
María Martin-Prat, Head of the Copyright Unit in the European Commission
Directorate General Communications Networks, Content & Technology (CONNECT)
 
12:45 Interview with Olav Stokkmo
 
13:00 Closing
Rainer Just, President, IFRRO
Tracey Armstrong, Chair, IFRRO Business Models Forum

Attendance fee for non IFRRO members  €50. Please keep in mind that the number of seats available is limited so may have to refuse applications for capacity reasons.
 
Registration required (by 21 October) Please find the registration form here.
 
Further information: veraliah.bueno@ifrro.org