CopyCamp 2014: thematic tracks
The tracks for 2014 are:
Forms of using existing works of art. How to recognize parody? How to quote without risking copyright infringement? Copyright in design, audio-visual works, applied arts. What is the future for people working with ideas? What is their level of awareness in terms of copyright?
Models of Remuneration
How to pay for access and use of cultural goods (listening, watching, copying, etc.) to increase their circulation? How should authors be paid for their creative work? Who should pay authors and on what basis? What are the sources of remuneration? What are current remuneration systems? Which systems could be effective in the Internet?
Copyright and Education
Copyright in schools and the Academia. Question of open educational resources. What are educational exceptions? Open access in libraries and cultural institutions (GLAM).
Technology and Innovation
What is the influence of copyright and patents on development of the innovative and creative society? What is the role of technology in cultural goods distribution? Is coopetition the future of markets?
Copyright and Human Rights
How copyright and creativity affects human rights: from privacy protection and freedom of expression to free access to information and the right to cultural goods. Could human rights determine the shape of the copyright system?
Technologies in Social Activism
How are new technologies used in social activism in the context of copyright? Internet vs copyright. Who owns the Internet – the question of net neutrality.
Between the letter and the spirit of the law. Court interpretations of copyright infringement verdicts. How to execute copyright? How well are small businesses acquainted with copyright and how does it affect their activities?
Future of Copyright
Copyright reforms all over the world. What are the prospects? What is currently happening in Australia, USA, Brazil, Eastern Europe, Russia? Are there interrelations between different copyright systems? Question of unification of copyright in the UE.
How to speak about copyright? Language and communication within the copyright debate. The social awareness and myths related with copyright.
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