Intellectual Property Rights on Internet vs. Free Access to Information

When: 03.05.2012 - 16:30 - 19:00
Where:  American Center, Tržiště 13, Praha 1 – Malá Strana
Admission: 

Free


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Ivana Šabatová, who participated in the International Visitors Leadership Program (IVLP) in 2006, will moderate on behalf of the Czech IVLP Alumni Club a panel discussion entitled “Intellectual Property Rights on the Internet versus Free Access to Information.”

The workshop will delve into this highly topical issue. The panelists, from a range of related professional fields, will discuss the need to protect intellectual property rights while at the same time allowing free access to digital resources where possible.

Panelists:

Petr Kadlec, Wikimedia Commons

Ondřej Štindl, journalist, film critic for Lidove noviny daily, author of the screenplay of Pouta movie awarded the Czech Lion film prize for best screenplay

Ivan Bartoš, IT System Architect, T-Mobile, and Czech Pirate Party

Markéta Prchalová, Director of the Anti-Piracy Union

Michal Feix, Seznam.cz

This panel discussion is organized by the “Development of The Czech IVLP Alumni Club” project, which in turn is sponsored by the Department of State’s Bureau of Cultural and Educational Affairs.

The opinions of the panelists do not necessarily reflect the views of the U.S. Department of State.

The program will be held in Czech.