[A2k] Global Congress Registration
sflynn at wcl.american.edu
Wed Aug 1 18:34:25 PDT 2012
2nd GLOBAL CONGRESS ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND THE PUBLIC INTEREST
REGISTRATION IS OPEN
Applications for the 2012 Global Congress on Intellectual Property and
the Public Interest are open and being considered by the planning
committee on a rolling basis.
The Congress will be held on December 15-17, 2012, at FGV Law School
http://direitorio.fgv.br/, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Additional meetings
and events will be held on either side of the Congress the week of
December 12-18. A complete agenda for the Global Congress and related
events will be published early September.
The theme for this year's Congress will be "Setting the positive agenda
in motion," and will have a special focus on developments and
opportunities in the so-called "BRICS" group of emerging economies.
For more information, including a draft agenda and the application link,
GLOBAL CONGRESS PLANNING COMMITTEE:
Centro de Tecnologia e Sociedade - CTS | FGV DIREITO RIO, Rio de
Janeiro, 2012 Chair
Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property, American
University, Wash. D.C.
American Assembly, Columbia University, New York
International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development, Geneva
Centre for Internet and Society, Bangalore
Open African Innovation Research and Training (Open A.I.R.) initiative
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