Copyright perspectives in the Information Age

The following key topics will be addressed:

  • EU-Copyright-Directive: The Impact of the decision-making of the EU and the consequences concerning the situation of the European Creators
  • perspectives on the development of copyright (including the consequences of the coalition agreement), media policy and cultural promotion in the context of digitization

A number of renowned speakers have already confirmed their participation:
Minister of Justice Dr. Katarina Barley, MdB (SPD)
Minister of State for Culture and Media Prof. Monika Grütters, MdB (CDU)
Author Ingo Schulze
Prof. Dr. Malte Stieper, Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg

19 November 2018 / approx. 10:30 a.m. – 06.00 p.m. (followed by a reception) at the Academy of Arts at the Pariser Platz Square in Berlin

Simultaneous translation (German/English) will be available.
The website, and in particular the information regarding the program and speakers, will be updated regularly.

Initiative Urheberrecht
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The initiative brings together more than 35 associations and trade unions representing the interests of around 140,000 authors and performers.