Copyright and Technology: London 2014 returns to London for the third consecutive year after last year’s successful event. The event brings the worlds of rights owners and technology companies together providing a forum for high level discussion around the most salient legal issues surrounding copyright in the digital age.
The event will feature panels, presentations, and discussions covering issues such as ISP responsibilities for subscribers’ copyright infringement, the international effects of US copyright reform, content protection for 4K video, and new challenges and responses to online piracy.
The morning agenda will feature keynote addresses from Maria Martin-Prat of the European Commission, Shira Perlmutter of the US Patent and Trademark Office, and Dominic Young of the UK Copyright Hub. The afternoon will be split up into two parallel tracks: Law and Policy, and Technology.
Other speakers include: Ian Trow, Harmonic; Philippe Stransky, Nagra (Switzerland); Rory O’Connor, Irdeto (Netherlands); Christopher Elkins, Muso; David Price, NetNames; Andreas Gebhard, Getty Images (USA); Heather Reid, Copyright Clearance Center (USA); Asim Singh, Cabinet Singh (France); Kiaron Whitehead, BPI; Thomas Dillon, GraduatedResponse.org; Andrew Bridges, Fenwick & West (USA); Stephen Edwards, ReedSmith; and more…