Theme for the conference: Jumping off the (Leg)islation. The spirit behind this theme is moving forward in our new Canadian copyright environment – methods, issues and ideas.
There is a student rate for the conference – $100 for the 2 days.
Our keynote speakers are:
Kimberley Christen Withey, Associate Professor and Associate Director of the Digital Technology and Culture program, Department of English, Washington State University
Topic: Copyright and Traditional Knowledge
Paul Stacy, Associate Director of Global Learning for Creative Commons
Topic: The ABC’s of CC – Using Creative Commons (CC) to generate a global public commons of knowledge and culture
The conference program is available at: http://conferences.uvic.ca/public/conferences/37/schedConfs/58/program-en_US.pdf
EARLY BIRD registration closes on April 18: http://conferences.uvic.ca/index.php/abccopyright/abccopyright2014/schedConf/registration
We’d love to see you at the conference!