Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Michael Geist Copyright Session at NAIT May 11

NAIT is pleased to welcome Michael Geist on May 11 for a session on copyright issues. 
Friday 11 May 2012
Shaw Theatre, NAIT Main Campus
11762 106 Street Edmonton
9:30am – 12:00pm. (Coffee and tea at 9am).  

Michael Geist is one of Canada’s renowned experts on copyright issues. During this session he will review the basics of copyright law and the various choices available (all rights reserved, Creating Commons, Crown copyright, and open access). He will discuss Bill C-11 which deals with copyright reform, the key provisions in the bill (focusing on education impact) and emerging best practices. He will also discuss global reform. Please join us for this session. There is no charge to attend. To register, contact Lana Bjorkquist at lanab@nait.ca or 780-471-8702.  Visitor parking information: http://www.nait.ca/49823.htm