Sunday, April 30 • 13:30 - 14:20
OMG OFG! Open, Flexible and General Copyright User Rights - session sponsored by Re:Create Coalition

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Sean Flynn and Mike Palmedo of American University Washington College of Law Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property (PIJIP) will present initial products of their ongoing research project on the impact of open, general and flexible user rights in copyright law -- followed by a roundtable discussion of copyright reform advocates on the ways and means of achieving open copyright user rights in domestic and international law.
This session was independently organized by Mike Palmedo and Lisette Kalshoven. It is sponsored by Re:Create Coalition. 

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Carolina Botero

Coordinator DIS, Fundación Karisma
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Delia Browne

National Copyright Director, National Copyright Unit
Delia joined the CC Board of Directors in 2018. She is a highly respected copyright lawyer and policy advocate who leads the National Copyright Unit (NCU) providing specialist copyright advice to Australian Schools and Technical and Further Education (TAFE) institutes with a focus... Read More →
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Sean Flynn

Assoc Dir, American University Washington College of Law
Sean Flynn teaches courses on the intersection of intellectual property, trade law, and human rights and is the Associate Director of the Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property (PIJIP). At PIJIP, Professor Flynn designs and manages a wide variety of research and... Read More →
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Mike Palmedo

American University
I am coming to OE to discuss the importance of copyright limitations to scholars and creators of OERs. Every country has limitations to copyright that give authors the ability to access and utilize "closed" works to create new works - such as open texts. However, the way that one's... Read More →
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Claudio Ruiz

Director of Ecosystem Strategy, Creative Commons
I'm director of ecosystem strategy at Creative Commons, meaning I'm all interested in to talk about how to expand the open movement outreach, how to be better and more effective at what we do and how to contribute better to more collaborative spaces. I'm also currently an Affiliate... Read More →
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Tobias Schonwetter

Director: IP Unit, University of Cape Town
Dr. Tobias Schonwetter is the Director of the Intellectual Property Unit and an Associate Professor at the University of Cape Town's law faculty. He currently is a Principal Investigator for various intellectual property-related research and capacity building projects, including Open... Read More →

Sunday April 30, 2017 13:30 - 14:20 EDT
SoCo Ballroom (section A)