Workshop on digital copyright and collective management of copyright and related rights PDF  | Print |  E-mail
Hot news
Friday, 12 April 2013 09:53

The Workshop on Digital Copyright and Collective Management of Copyright and Related Rights was jointly organized by the ASEAN Secretariat and United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) in Bangkok, Thailand, from 26th to 28th February, 2013.

Participants in this Workshop are ASEAN member states as: Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos PDR, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. The Copyright Office of Vietnam nominated 3 officials to attend this Workshop.

The Workshop with the theme of digital copyright and collective management of copyright and related rights was expressed by speakers via their presentations: Overview of collective management of copyright and related rights; US collective management organizations; Rights Implicated in Digital Business Models; Support to build collective management organizations; Collective management in the Region; Collective management for the fields of musicial compositions, print, sound recordings; Ensuring Transparency in Collective Management; The Role of Governments in Collective Management; The Role of Technology in New Business Models in the Digital Age: Challenges and Opportunities. The speakers are experts in the field of collective management of copyright and related rights from international organizations as: The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), the International Federation of Reproduction Rights Organizations (IFFRO), the International Confederation of Authors and Composers Societies (CISAC), the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI), The Societies' Council for the Collective Management of Performers' Rights (SCAPR) and the Collective Management for Performers and Artistes Rights of Malaysia (PRISM).

The Workshop on Digital Copyright and Collective Management of Copyright and Related Rights was a connection for the delegates from ASEAN countries to share experiences in their countries’ system of collective management of copyright and related rights, as well as issues and challenges in the process of building collective management system and to learn precious experiences from the experts and colleagues from countries in region.

                                                                                                      Thanh Hang COV

 
OLDER NEWS
 


Get the Flash Player to see this player.

time2online Joomla Extensions: Simple Video Flash Player Module