CC Nordic Meeting 2008/Program
Attendees: Expected 50-70
Date: 22nd to 23rd of October
Chris Anderson, Editor of Wired magazine and author of The Long Tail (see also http://www.wired.com/techbiz/it/magazine/16-03/ff_free)
John Buckman, CEO of Magnatune, title of speech: "Nobody wants to buy albums anymore, and why that's a good thing"
Mike Linksvayer, Vice President of Creative Commons
Names here are suggestions and not confirmed. You are free to add more.
The summit themes and program will be divided to four parts.
1) Law and policy Experiences of Creative Commons litigation. What are the special Nordic circumstances that we have to take into account? The session discusses the legal norms and open content licensing in Scandinavia.
- Jan Rosén, University of Stockholm, Writer of "Immaterialrätten i informationssamhället. North-South, Open Source och Creative Commons en vägande kritik mot ensamrätten?"
- Till Jaeger
- Mikko Välimäki Lawyer, responsible for defending the DVD CSS case in Finland.
- Herkko Hietanen, CC Finland / Helsinki Institute for Information Technology
- Mats Anderson chalmers ipr research group
- Rasmus Fleicher Piratbyron
2) Business How can you do business while giving away your products for free? The session presents Scandinavian case studies of innovative business and production models that are enabled by open content licensing.
- Timo Vuorensola, WreckAMovie.com - how to make movies collaboratively
- Frances Pinter, how publishing companies are using Creative Commons
Jaakko Kuivalainen, Taloussanomat (?) Europe's fourth largest publisher's IT and economics magazines decided to publish their online magazines' articles with CC licenses. Jaakko had a big role in that decision.
3) Culture What kind of new possibilities open content enables for artists?
- Niklas Lundblad Google scandinavia
- MatiasLövqvist hybris
- Magnus Bjärket adrias recordings
4) Access to archives
- Someone from Svenska Statens ljud- och bildarkiv http://slba.se/
- Naomi Korn (or Charles Oppenheim) on IP and copyright challenges in Museums, Libraries and Archives (MLA).
- Lisa Petrides to talk about Open Eductional Resources (OER). Or if you want a Nordic angle, somone from NDLA (Norwegian Digital Learning Arena) to talk about OER.
- Prodromos Tsiavos, (legal head of Greece CC jurisdiction, currently with the University of Oslo) may be willing to organize a panel on CC and public broadcasting with Paul Gerhard (from BBC Creative Archive) and possibly some of the Dutch or the German counterparts. Prodromos know these people and their work and should be able to set up a good panel.
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