The ADA is pleased to announce the election of three new directors to the ADA Board, who make up representatives from each category of membership. Paul Stubing, Paula Bray, and Dr Rebecca Giblin are our new Board members.
On Friday 9 March 2012 on a foggy morning in Canberra, the annual ADA copyright forum kicked off at the National Library of Australia. Despite some late arrivals and absent speakers as a result of the foggy conditions, the forum attracted record numbers to participate in panel sessions devoted to the topic, 'Growing the Digital Economy: Copyright Exceptions for the Internet Age.'
On Friday 2 March, the ADA and ALCC co-hosted a private lunch for the IP negotiators during the eleventh round of negotiations of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, alongside non-profit NZ advocacy group, NZRise, with presentations from four prominent copyright and economics experts.