Copyright conference of the Belgian Presidency of the EU Council
As part of the Belgian Presidency of the EU Council, a two-day copyright conference will take place in Namur on the 8th of April 2024 (afternoon) and the 9th of April 2024 (morning). The main theme of the conference is “The Action of the EU and its Member States in Favor of Fair Remuneration for Authors, Performers and Creative Industries in the Digital Content Landscape”. European and national copyright experts, among them Nina George, Commissioner for Political Affairs of the EWC, will look on:
– how the DSM Directive was implemented across EU member states;
– how to improve the remuneration of authors, publishers and performers in today’s online environment.
In addition, the conference will also look at what the future holds for European copyright, with topics such as artificial intelligence and contractual buyout clauses.