The conference "The future of authors' rights" came to an successful end.

Gradually, we will provide you at this point the documentation of this event.
The conference will be documented in the Journal of Copyright and Media Law (ZUM) 3/2016.

Photos of the conference can be found here:

Download of individual photos possible (Credit: @ Initiative Urheberrecht / Gezett).

The press response was very gratifying too. Links will be posted here soon.

Welcome address of the President of the Acadamy of Arts, Prof. Janine Meerapfel  (in German)

Presentation by MdEP Prof. Dr. Dietmar Köster  (in German)

For the keynote of the Federal Minister of Justice and Consumer Protection, Heiko Maas, you can visit the following link:  (in German)

Click here for the speech of State Minister of Culture Grütters:
Künstler und Kreative angemessen an der Wertschöpfung ihrer Leistung beteiligen!  (in German)

Press Release of the Initiative Urheberrecht to the conference  (in German)

Here you can find the PPP (in German) of:
Prof. Dr. Leistner, Prof. Dr. Spindler, the musician Matthias Hornschuh and the presentation of Prof. Dr. Riesenhuber.

We also provide audio files to the conference available for download here (in German):

Conference day 1 - 01.12.15:
>> Audio file 1  (9:30 - 10:45 am)
>> Audio file 2  (11:15 am - 1:00 pm)
>> Audio file 3  (2:00 - 4:00 pm)
>> Audio file 4  (4:30 - 5:50 pm)

Conference, day 2 - 02.12.15:
>> Audio file 1.1  (9:40 - 11:00 am, Original French)
>> Audio file 1.2  (9:40 - 11:00 am, with simultaneous translation)
>> Audio file 2  (11:00 am - 1:15 pm)
>> Audio file 3.1  (2:00 - 2:45 pm, Original English/French)
>> Audio file 3.2  (2:00 - 2:45 pm, with simultaneous translation)
>> Audio file 4  (2:45 - 3:15 pm)
>> Audio file 5  (3:45 - 4:50 pm)

(Download audio files by Right click -> Save Target As..)

Other contributions to the conference will follow shortly.

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