April 19, 2006

Copyright at a Crossroads: The Impact of Mass Digitization on Copyright and Higher Education

Symposium at University of Maryland

The 2006 UMUC Center for Intellectual Property Symposium on Intellectual Property, will be held June 14-16,2006, in Adelphi, MD.

The symposium will examine the issues surrounding Google's ambitious plans to digitize and index massive library collections and the positive and negative effects this may have on copyright itself as well as the consumers, librarians, educators, authors, and publishers who handle copyrighted material each day.

KEYNOTE ADDRESS and PANEL DISCUSSION:

THE GOOGLIZATION OF CULTURE
Siva Vaidhyanathan, New York University
Panelists: Alan Davidson, Google, Inc. Allan Adler, Association of American Publishers John Band, Jonathan Band, PLLC

Visit the Symposium site for full agenda and registration details.

Posted by copyinfo at 12:25 PM