Beginning Tuesday, 20 May 2014 08:00
End Tuesday, 20 May 2014 09:30
Location Boulevard Bischoffsheim 11, 1000, Brussels, Belgium
Event fees British Chamber members: €55.00 (incl. VAT)
Access Full and Patron members only

On the 5th of December the European Commission launched a public consultation on a review of EU copyright rules. The rapid rise of the digital economy has boosted the European economy, but also presents significant challenges to existing rules on intellectual property.

 

On the topic of copyright reform in the EU, commissioner for the Internal Market and Services, Michel Barnier said “My vision of copyright is of a modern and effective tool that supports creation and innovation, enables access to quality content, including across borders, encourages investment and strengthens cultural diversity. Our EU copyright policy must keep up with the times."

 

At this important moment for copyright in the EU, we invite to join us for a breakfast with Kerstin Jorna, director of intellectual property at DG MARKT, who will speak on copyright reform.

Speakers:

Director, Intellectual Property | European Commission

This event is held under the Chatham House Rule.
It aims to provide anonymity to speakers and to encourage openness and the sharing of information. It is now used throughout the world as an aid to free discussion. When a meeting, or part thereof, is held under the Chatham House Rule, participants are free to use the information received, but neither the identity nor the affiliation of the speaker(s), nor that of any other participant, may be revealed.
This event is exclusively open for members.

Registration

Sponsor this event

Contact Details:

Tags

Ip Protection
ICT
Intellectual Property

Payment Instructions:

Wire transfer details
British Chamber of Commerce in Belgium
ING Bank: 310-1391540-64
IBAN: BE29 3101 3915 4064
SWIFT/BIC: BBRUBEBB

Not a member yet?

The British Chamber is a membership-driven organisation but is pleased to welcome non-members to sample up to two British Chamber events. Thereafter, we reserve the right to request membership for further attendance of events.

If you’d like to attend this event, please contact us and we’ll be happy to arrange a booking.