IFRRO World Congress International Conference 2018

IFRRO World Congress International Conference
23 October 2018 / 10:45 – 16:30
Room: Macedonia / Divani Caravel Hotel (Vassileos Alexandrou 2)

AGENDA (pdf)

Connecting the Dots: The Future of Collective Management

10:45        Welcome and Opening
Tracey Armstrong, Chair IFRRO International Conference and CEO at CCC (USA)

10:50        Copyright and Collective Management in the 21st Century
Sylvie Forbin, Deputy Director General, Copyright and Creative Industries, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

11:10        Artificial Intelligence and Copyright: The Rise of the Machine
Matthias Röder, Managing Director, Karajan Institute (Austria)

11:30        Blockchain and the Future of Licensing: Hype or Reality?
Stratos Tzoannos, Chief Engineer at Athens Technology Center (Greece)

11:50    Copyright in the age of Machines – A Conversation
Facilitated by Tracey Armstrong, CEO, and Babis Marmanis, Executive VP & CTO, CCC (US)
Matthias Röder, Managing Director, Karajan Institute (Austria)
Stratos Tzoannos, Chief Engineer at Athens Technology Center (Greece)
Roanie Levy, President & CEO, Access Copyright (Canada)

12:45        Lunch

2:00        EdTech: The Evolution of Education and Technology
James Gray, CEO, Kortext

2:20        Collective Licensing and Content Delivery in Education
Moderator: Sarah Faulder, Chief Executive, Publishers Licensing Services (UK)
Frédérique Couette, Executive Director, Copibec (Canada)
Piero Attanasio, Institutional Relations, AIE (Italy)
Adonis Karatzas, Publisher and Chair, OSDEL (Greece)

3:10    Will Robots Write the News?
Johanna Vehkoo, Journalist and Author, (Finland)

3:30        Monitoring and Tagging Hate Speech in Social Media
Sophia Karakeva, Communication & Marketing Executive, DataScouting and Vice President, FIBEP (Greece)

3:50        Technology and News: Copyright Implications
Moderator: Sandra Chastanet, Director Rights Holders & International Affairs, CFC (France)
Johanna Vehkoo, Journalist and Author, (Finland)
Sophia Karakeva, Communication & Marketing Executive, DataScouting (Greece)

16:30        Closing
Caroline Morgan, CEO, IFRRO
Tracey Armstrong, Chair, IFRRO Business Models Forum

If interested in this event, please contact Veraliah Bueno at veraliah.bueno@ifrro.org.