[free-sklyarov] NINCH Copyright Town Meeting in NYC (fwd) [Sept. 24]

Wendy Seltzer wendy at seltzer.com
Sat Aug 4 15:34:25 PDT 2001

This just came across the CNI-copyright list -- it might be an opportunity
for some public discussion of the problems with anticircumvention.

Jaszi has been among those attempting to maintain reason in the updating
of copyright law.


---------- Forwarded message ----------
Date: Wed, 1 Aug 2001 10:59:51 -0400
From: Jennifer Vinopal <jennifer.vinopal at nyu.edu>
Reply-To: cni-copyright at cni.org
To: Multiple recipients of list <cni-copyright at cni.org>
Subject: NINCH Copyright Town Meeting in NYC

NINCH Copyright Town Meeting:


September 24, 2001
The New York Public Library
Celeste Bartos Forum
Fifth Avenue & 42nd Street

8:30 a.m.  -  5:00 p.m.

* This all day meeting brings together national experts in the field and
practitioners working in a variety of settings to examine the practical
implications of Intellectual Property issues.

* Two keynote speakers, Professor Peter Jaszi (Washington College of Law,
American University) and Linda Tadic (Manager of the Digital Library, Home
Box Office) will explore a number of themes related to non-profit cultural
institutions as Intellectual Property users and owners.  Each will moderate
a panel to hear additional reports from six speakers.

* Q&A and an Open Forum are scheduled to allow time for audience
participation in addressing broad issues and specific problems.

* Seating is limited and early registration is advised.

* Please see www.nypl.org/copyright for a fuller description, speaker
and a registration form.

* Sponsored by NINCH (National Initiative for a Networked Cultural Heritage)
as part of its year-long Copyright Town Meetings, The Frick Museum, The New
York Public Library, New York University Libraries and New York University
Information Technology Services.

Jennifer Vinopal  /  jennifer.vinopal at nyu.edu
~ Librarian for French & Italian Language and Literature
~ Coordinator, Studio for Digital Projects and Research
Bobst Library, New York University
v: 212.998.2522
f: 212.995.4583

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