IFRRO co-organises conference in Zagreb with Croatian authors and publishers’ associations

On 6 October 2015, IFRRO participated in a conference co-organised with the Croatian writers’ association DHK and the Croatian publishers’ association ZANA, both members of IFRRO.

The main issues discussed during the conference were the implementation of the public lending right in Croatia, the equipment levy and operator fee schemes, and the different models for the collective management of rights.

Presentations were made by Croatian and foreign speakers, including Anna Błeszyńska-Drewicz (KOPIPOL, Poland), Samantha Holman (Chair of the IFRRO European Development Committee, ICLA, Ireland), Jedrzej Maciejewski (Copyright Polska, Poland), Madeleine Pow (CLA, UK), Yngve Slettholm (Kopinor, Norway), Kurt Van Damme (Reprobel, Belgium) and Pierre-Olivier Lesburguères (IFRRO Secretariat).

Find here an article on the conference in the Croatian news website Politika Plus and  here the conference programme (both in Croatian).