IP Rights and Revenue Models for Public Communications
Oxford Media Convention 2006: Rights and revenue models: what IP model for public service communications?
Chair: Will Davies, ippr associate
Sara Geater, head of commercial affairs, Channel 4 Paul Gerhardt, project director, Creative Archive, BBC Andrew Yeates, legal adviser, The Educational Recording Agency
Intellectual property rights are one of the most fiercely contested areas of policy in the digital age. This panel will look at ways of balancing different interests between rights-holders, creators, public institutions and consumers. Areas to be explored will include the BBC's Creative Archive, the interests of independent producers and creators, and new revenue models suitable for the internet.