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IFRRO World Congress International Conference 2017

IFRRO World Congress International Conference
7 November 2017 / 10:45 – 16:30
Academy Hills (49th floor, Tower Hall Room, Mori Tower, Roppongi Hills)
Minato-ku, Tokyo

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10:45 Welcome and Opening

Tracey Armstrong, Chair IFRRO Business Models Forum and CEO at CCC (USA)

10:50 Technology, Education, Copyright and Society 5.0: Policies to Shape Our Future 

YS Chi, Chairman, Elsevier

11:20 Copyright: Recognizing and Sharing the Value

Kevin Fitzgerald, Acting Director, Copyright Infrastructure Division, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

11:45 Trends Impacting Society 5.0: Healthcare, Aging Society, Information Access

Bill Hall, President at Ipsos Healthcare Japan Ltd and Japan Head, Ipsos Business Consulting

12:45 Lunch 

13:45 Copyright and Piracy: Lessons from Manga Culture

Moderator: Michael Healy, Executive Director, International Relations, CCC


Kae Winters, Marketing, TOKYOPOP

Takayuki Tsukasaki, Secretary General, Content Overseas Distributions Association (CODA)

15:00 Fake News & Framing: No Alternative Facts

Moderator: Adam Suckling, CEO, Copyright Agency 


Angela Mills Wade, Chair of Europe Analytica and Executive Director of the European Publishers Council

Jonathan Lockwood, Vice President, Corporate Counsel, Getty Images

Brett Miller, Economy Team Leader for Japan & Korea, Bloomberg News

16:30 Closing

Caroline Morgan, CEO, IFRRO

Tracey Armstrong, Chair, IFRRO Business Models Forum