<INDECS> LAUNCH CONFERENCE

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, WASHINGTON, D.C.

15 NOVEMBER 1999

PROGRAMME

 

8.30  Registration
Opening Session: Welcome
9.00 Tarja Koskinen-Olsson, Kopiosto
Marybeth Peters, Register of Copyrights, US Copyright Office
Andrew Hirsch, Director of Congressional Affairs, US Patent and Trade Mark Office
A Representative of the European Commission
9.15 Keynote: The Challenge of Technology for Digital Content Management
Dr Leonardo Chiariglione, CSELT
9.45 The <indecs> Consortium
Tarja Koskinen-Olsson
10.00 Keynote: SDMI and Metadata
Cary Sherman, RIAA
10.30 Coffee
Session Two:  NAMES … Metadata and Content Description
11.00 The <indecs> Offer: Data Dictionary, Schema, Rights Proposals
Godfrey Rust
11.30 Audiovisuals and Metadata
Oliver Morgan, SMPTE
11.50 Metadata and Rights 
Glen Secor, Yankee Rights Management
12.10 Panel & summing up
12.30 Lunch
Session Three : NUMBERS … Metadata and Rights Management
2.00 W3C & Metadata
Ralph Swick
2.15 The <indecs> Offer: Directory of Persons Proposals
Mark Bide
2.35 Metadata and Text
David Martin, Book Data
2.55 <indecs> and Related Initiatives
Clifford Lynch, Coalition for Networked Information
3.15 Metadata and Delivery
Matt Puccini (MUZE)
3.35 Afternoon Break
Session Four: NETWORKS … Metadata Implementation on the Web
4.00 The <indecs> Offer: Technical Standards
Keith Hill (UK Music Alliance)
4.20 Metadata and Trust/Security/Authority
Nic Garnett  Intertrust
4.40 Panel & Summing up
5.10 End of Conference