ADA Copyright Forum 2018 - Program

Thursday, 8 February 2018

17:30  Opening Night Drinks
Venue: Ostani Lounge, Bar & Restaurant, Hotel Realm, 18 National Crt, Barton


Friday, 9 February 2018

8:30   Registration, National Library of Australia

9:00   Welcome & Opening

9:10   Copyright Law in an Age of Limitations and Exceptions
Professor Ruth Okediji, the Jeremiah Smith. Jr, Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and Co-Director of the Berkman Klein Center

10:00   Text, Lies and Stereotypes: Australia’s Copyright Reform Process
Professor Jill McKeough, University of Technology Sydney

10:40   Morning Tea

11:00   The Reviews
Sam Ahlin, Director, Copyright Law Section, Department of Communications and the Arts

11:30   Fixing Copyright
Jessica Coates, Executive Officer, Australian Digital Alliance (Chair)
Roxanne Missingham, University Librarian and Chief Scholarly Information Officer, Australian National University
Julia Mant, Archives and Records Manager , National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA)
Delia Browne, National Copyright Director, National Copyright Unit (NCU), Copyright Advisory Group, COAG Education Council

12:30   Launch: Copyright in the digital age - An economic assessment of fair use in Australia
John O’Mahony, Partner, Deloitte Access Economics

13:00   Lunch

14:00   Marrakesh in Australia
Tony Starkey, Government Relations & Accessibility, The Royal Society for the Blind (RSB) (Chair)
Sarah Runcie, Manager, Strategy and Policy, Australian Publishers Association
Anthea Taylor, Manager Accessible Information Library Services, Vision Australia
Dinesh Burah, Manager Information and Education Services, VisAbility

15:00   Imagination Foregone: A Qualitative Study of the Reuse Practices of Australian Creators
Dr Kylie Pappalardo, Intellectual Property and Innovation Law Research Program, Queensland University of Technology
Jessica Stevens, Queensland University of Technology

15:30   Future Creative
Elliott Bledsoe, Copyright Officer, Australian Digital Alliance (Chair)
Seb Chan, Chief Experience Officer, Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI)
Jonny Roses, Policy & Public Affairs Lawyer, Interactive Games & Entertainment Association (IGEA)
Paula Bray, DX Lab Leader, State Library of NSW

16:30   Close

See the Speakers page for a full list of speakers and their biographies, the Presentations page for slides presented at this year's Forum, and our Youtube Channel for videos of the day.

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