Schedule 2018 Conference

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Thursday, May 31, 2018

Time Room Title Speaker
7:30-8:30 Concourse Registration
7:30-8:30 1400 Breakfast Sponsored by the University of the Fraser Valley
8:30-9:00 1900 Welcome Elder Margaret George, Gwen Bird & Susan Parker
9:00-10:15 1900 Keynote Ariel Katz (Sponsored by CAUT)
10:15-10:30 1400 Break
10:30-11:30 1900 10% or 6 Factors? Looking Beyond the Numbers in Educational Fair Dealing Guidelines Stephanie Orfano, Ann Ludbrook, & Heather Martin
11:30-12:00 1900 Working for the Copyrights Rowena Johnson
11:30-12:00 1700 Towards Reconciliation (The Copyright Act of Canada…) Meera Nair
12:00-1:00 1400 Lunch Sponsored by the University of Alberta Libraries
1:00-1:45 1900 Copyright, Creativity, and Human Rights: Rethinking the Value(s) of Copyright Graham Reynolds
1:45-3:15 1900 Controlled Digital Lending (CDL) Adrian Sheppard, Lila Bailey, Ariel Katz, Andrea Mills, & Graeme Slaght
3:15-3:30 1400 Break Sponsored by Vancouver Community College
3:30-4:45 1900 User Rights Advocacy: The Australian Experience Delia Browne
6:30-9:30 (boarding 6:00) Harbour Cruises Reception

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Sponsored in part by SFU Library and UBC Library


Friday, June 1, 2018

Time Room Title Speaker
7:30-8:30 Concourse Registration
7:30-8:30 1400 Breakfast Sponsored by Langara College
8:30-9:30 1900 Keynote Laura Tribe
9:30-10:00 1900 Walking the Textbook Tightrope: How Might Copyright Specialists Help? Rumi Graham
9:30-10:00 1400 Copyright Advocacy and Text and Data Mining: Do We Really Need a New Exception? Graeme Slaght
10:00-10:15 Concourse Break Sponsored by Capilano University
10:15-11:15 1400 The Ups and Downs of Representing the Educational Perspective During the Current Copyright Act Review Lise Brin, Mark Swartz, & Susan Haigh
11:15-12:00 1900 What are the Implications if York Loses? Robert Tiessen
12:00-1:00 1400 Lunch
1:00-1:45 1900 Access Copyright and Fair Dealing Guidelines in Higher Educational Institutions in Canada: A Survey  Rory McGreal, Serena Henderson, & Vivaine Vladimirschi
1:45-2:45 1900 Helping Artists and Art Students with Their Copyright Needs Don Taylor, René Martin & Devon Cooke
1:45-2:45 1400 Development, Demonstration and Discussion of the University of Alberta’s Open Educational Resources (OER) Project Michael McNally & Amanda Wakaruk
2:45-3:00 Concourse Break
3:00-4:30 1400 Copyright the Card Game (Canadian Version) Mélanie Brunet
Joshua Dickison
Lisa Di Valentino
Rumi Graham
Alex Kohn
Kate Langrell
Obianuju Mollel
Stephen Spong
Christina Winter
4:30-4:45 1400 Closing Remarks ABC 2018 Steering Committee


Simon Fraser University and the University of British Columbia wish to acknowledge the Coast Salish People on whose traditional territories we are privileged to live, work and play.