The 2019 Program Committee invites proposals for conference sessions. The theme of the conference is “Negotiating Copyright: Local, National and Global Contexts.” A list of potential session topics is offered below, but all relevant proposals will be considered. 

  • Indigenous knowledge and copyright
  • Licensing issues and contracts
  • Open access and OERs
  • Copyright updates (Copyright Act review, Copyright Board, court cases, international copyright developments, etc.)

Proposals should be no more than 300 words. Proposals should include:

  1. Proposal title
  2. Proposal description (300 word maximum)
  3. Type of session (workshop, presentation, panel, other)
  4. Time required (includes both presentation and Q&A if relevant) (25 or 50 minutes; workshop proposals have the opportunity to choose two 50 minute sessions)

The deadline for submissions was January 21, and the call for proposals is now closed. 

Updated deadline: Please submit your proposal by 11:59 pm on Monday, January 21, 2019!

Deadline: Please submit your proposal by 11:59 pm on Monday, January 7, 2019.  

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