IPDG Events: Spring Semester 2018

Hi everyone!

We hope you all enjoyed the festive season and feel excited about the new semester as much as we do!

It’s been a while since our last event back in 2017, but we’re thrilled to announce that our IPDG seminar series are returning with an exciting line-up of events in the coming months.

To give you a sense of what’s coming up, here are the details of three confirmed talks taking place very soon (and we’re getting in touch with more speakers!):

The Interface Between Privacy and Trade:
The European Union Governance of Personal Data Flows and Digital Trade
Speaker: Dr Kristina Irion (IViR, University of Amsterdam)
Date: Friday 2 March 2018, 4.30PM
Venue: Room 1.01, David Hume Tower

Reconciling the Right to Privacy with Freedom of Expression
Speaker: Ms Anja Møller Pedersen (University of Copenhagen)
Date: Monday 16 April 2018, 4.30PM
Venue: Room LG.08, David Hume Tower

Global Online Copyright Infringement: Towards Uniform Standards of Liability
Speaker: Dr João Pedro Quintais (IViR, University of Amsterdam)
Date: Wednesday 16 May 2018, 4.30PM
Venue: Room 11.18, David Hume Tower
** PLEASE NOTE that there is a change of date/time from what was previously advertised.

We would also like to mention a SCRIPT guest seminar that might be of interest to you:

Is There a Right to Parody under Copyright Law?
Speaker: Dr Sabine Jacques (University of East Anglia)
Date: Monday 12 March 2018, 6.30-7.30PM
Venue: Lecture Theatre 1, Appleton Tower
Signup: https://script_dr_jaques_seminar.eventbrite.co.uk

You might also want to have a look at the Controversies in the Data Society seminar series organised by the Edinburgh Futures Institute. More details of the series can be found here.

If you would like to stay informed of any updates, please join us on our mailing list using this link: http://tinyurl.com/ip-it-media-law

We hope to see many of you at the talks!

All the best,
Your convenors