18.689 copyright symposium; e-publishing conference

From: Humanist Discussion Group (by way of Willard McCarty willard.mccarty_at_kcl.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 6 Apr 2005 09:04:58 +0100

               Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 18, No. 689.
       Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
                     Submit to: humanist_at_princeton.edu

   [1] From: "Jack Boeve" <jboeve_at_umuc.edu> (45)
         Subject: Copyright Symposium

   [2] From: "Jan Engelen" <jan.engelen_at_esat.kuleuven.ac.be> (56)
         Subject: Electronic Publishing: invitation to the 9th ELPUB
                 conference (8-10 June 2005)

         Date: Wed, 06 Apr 2005 08:48:19 +0100
         From: "Jack Boeve" <jboeve_at_umuc.edu>
         Subject: Copyright Symposium

The Center for Intellectual Property at the University of Maryland
University College is interested in advertising this nonprofit, educational
symposium for interested educators, administrators, attorneys and
librarians. We would greatly appreciate your posting the message below to
your listserv or promoting this opportunity within your networks. Thank you.
[Please excuse the inevitable duplication of this notice.]


Pirates, Thieves and Innocents:
Perceptions of Copyright Infringement in the Digital Age

June 16-17, 2005

HOSTED by the Center for Intellectual Property and being held at the UMUC
Inn and Conference Center in Adelphi, MD

THEME: The 2005 CIP Symposium will explore the various ways in which
individuals and organizations think and talk about copyright infringement in
our digital age and what actions they take based upon those perceptions. The
symposium will focus on issues relevant to the higher education community
and the delivery of third-party copyrighted content. Facilitating our
exploration, discussion, and reflection will be representatives from the
academy, library, law, corporation, nonprofit organization, technology
sector, and Capitol Hill.

TOPICS to be addressed by speakers and panelists will include:
-The Impact of Copyright Law and Policy on Academic Culture
-Regulatory Copyright: How Will Universities be Affected?
-P2P File Sharing: Pirates or Revolutionaries?
-Culture and Copyright: A Creative Clash?
-Copyright Infringement in the Digital Age: What Universities Need to Know
-The Copyright Legislative Landscape
-Responses to Copyright Infringement at University Campuses: Best Practices

PARTICIPANTS will include: Clifford Lynch (Coalition for Networked
Information); Jonathan Band (Morrison & Foerster LLP); Robert Brauneis
(George Washington University Law School); Jon Baumgarten (Proskauer Rose
LLP); Mark Luker (Educause); Patrick Ross (Progress & Freedom Foundation);
Gigi Sohn (Public Knowledge); Siva Vaidhyanathan (New York University); Alec
French (Office of Congressman Howard L. Berman).

REGISTER early since space is limited. Early registration (before May 16,
2005) is $275. Regular registration is $350. Please visit the website for
details and other affiliation discounts valued at $50.


Jack Boeve
University of Maryland University College
Center for Intellectual Property

         Date: Wed, 06 Apr 2005 08:48:48 +0100
         From: "Jan Engelen" <jan.engelen_at_esat.kuleuven.ac.be>
         Subject: Electronic Publishing: invitation to the 9th ELPUB
conference (8-10 June 2005)

Leuven (Belgium), April 4, 2005

Dear expert in Electronic Publishing,

We would like to invite you to a unique international event in the field of=
Electronic Document handling and publication, the "9th International=20
Conference on Electronic Publishing".
The conference will be organised by the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven=20
(Belgium) from 8-10 June 2005.
Internet based registration is now open at: http://www.elpub.net .

This 9th ELPUB conference will keep the tradition going of the eight=20
previous international conferences on electronic publishing, which is to=20
bring together researchers, lecturers, librarians, developers, businessmen,=
entrepreneurs, managers, users and all those interested on issues regarding=
electronic publishing in widely differing contexts. The wide range of=20
participants will guarantee an exchange of experiences, investigation=20
results and opinions.

Participants to ELPUB2005 will be updated on the state of art in Electronic=
Publishing through more than 40 high-level contributions and some twenty=20
demonstrations and poster presentations.

The conference "ELPUB 2005 - From Author to Reader: Challenges for the=20
Digital Content Chain" will be hosted by the Research Group on Document=20
Architectures of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium's oldest and=20
largest university.
It will take place in the picturesque Arenberg Castle (Leuven-Heverlee,=20

All practical details, including the link to online registration can be=20
found at: http://www.elpub.net
Alternatively you can send an email to: elpub2005_at_elpub.net

A compact overview document on ELPUB 2005, its mission, scientific=20
programme and location details, can be downloaded directly from:

Welcome to Leuven !

Prof. Jan Engelen
General Chair (K.U.Leuven, Belgium)
Assoc. Prof. Milena Dobreva
Programme Chair (IMI-BAS, Bulgaria)

** we apologise for possible cross-postings of this message **

9th International conference on Electronic Publishing
ELPUB2005, Leuven, June 8-10, 2005 ** http://www.elpub.net
Prof. Jan Engelen | mailto:
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven | Jan.Engelen_at_esat.kuleuven.ac.be
Dept. Electrotechniek - ESAT -SCD |
Onderzoeksgroep Documentarchitecturen | tel. : +32 (0)16 32 11 23
Kasteelpark Arenberg 10 |
B-3001 Heverlee-Leuven | fax. : +32 (0)16 32 19 86
BELGIUM | or +32 (0)16 23 74 31

WWW - server : http://www.docarch.be
How to find us: http://www.esat.kuleuven.ac.be/info/route.en.shtml
                  or try GPS: N 50=B051,729 / E 4=B041,166
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