WIPO International Conference on Electronic Commerce and Intellectual Property

 


Tuesday, September 14, 1999

Opening
Dr. Kamil Idris
Director General
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Switzerland
Key Note Address
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The Technology: Where it is Taking Us Mr. Robert Bishop
Chairman Emeritus
Silicon Graphics World Trade Corporation
Switzerland

Dr. David Nagel
President
AT&T Labs
United States of America

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Business: Exploiting the Potential of Electronic Commerce Mr. Michio Naruto
Vice Chairman
Fujitsu Limited
Japan

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Developing Countries and Electronic Commerce Tan Sri Dato' Dr. Othman Yeop Abdullah
Executive Chairman
Multimedia Development Corporation
Malaysia

Mr. Ashok Soota
Group President
Wipro Infotech Group
India

Senator Dale D. Marshall
Chairman
Joint Public-Private Sector Committee of Experts on Electronic Commerce
Free Trade Area of the Americas (FTAA)
Barbados

The Impact on Intellectual Property: Jurisdiction, Enforcement and Dispute Resolution Mr. John Mogg
Director General
DG XV
Internal Market and Financial Services
European Commission
Belgium

Ms. Isabelle Falque Pierrotin
Maître des Requêtes
Counsel of State
Report and Studies Section
France

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From Physical Product to On-line Delivery: Electronic Delivery of Publications, Music, Films and Software Dr. Leonardo Chiariglione
Division Head
Television Technologies
Centro Studi e Laboratori Telecomunicazioni (CSELT)
Italy

Ms. Hilary B. Rosen
President and Chief Executive Officer
Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA)
United States of America

Ms. Tarja Koskinen-Olsson
Chair
International Federation of Reproduction Rights Organizations (IFRRO)
Chief Executive Officer
Kopiosto
Finland

Identity On-line: Domain Names Ms. Esther Dyson
Interim Chair
Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)
United States

Mr. Paul Twomey
Chairman
Governmental Advisory Committee
Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)

Chief Executive Officer
National Office for the Information Economy (NOIE)
Australia

Mr. Francis Gurry
Assistant Director General
Legal Counsel
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Switzerland

Music On-line Workshop Mr. Joel Schoenfeld
General Counsel
BMG Music
United States of America

Mr. Philippe Person
Vice President
Copyright Affairs
Audiosoft
Switzerland

Mr. William Booth
Vice President Europe
Sony/ATV Music
Publishing United Kingdom

Electronic Rights Management Workshop Mr. Daniel Gervais
Acting Director
Rightsholder Relations
Copyright Clearance Center
United States of America

Dr. Norman Paskin
Director
The International DOI Foundation
Switzerland

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Electronic Commerce over the WIPONET Workshop Mr. Colin Buffam
Head
Global Information Network Section
Information Technology Division
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Switzerland

Mr. Lucio Goelzer
Consultant
Global Information Network Section
Information Technology Division
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Switzerland

Publishing On-line Workshop Mr. Herman P. Spruijt
Executive Director
Elsevier NV
The Netherlands

Mr. Charles Clark
General Counsel
International Publishers Copyright Council
United Kingdom

Mr. Michael Karnstedt
President Europe
Peer Music
Germany

Cybersurveillance: Techniques for Monitoring Abuse of Rights
Mr. Daniel Duthil
President
Agency for the Protection of Programs (APP)
France

Mr. Nicholas Wood
Director
Net Searchers International
United Kingdom

Mr. Brandy Thomas
CEO
Cyveillance
United States of America

On-line Dispute Resolution Workshop Mr. Scott Donahey
Attorney
Tomlinson, Zisko, Morosoli & Maser
United States of America

Dr. Paul Kane
Operations Director
Internet Computer Bureau
United Kingdom

Liability and On-line Service Providers Ms. Margot Fröhlinger
Head of Unit
Media, Commercial Communications, and Unfair Competition
DG XV
European Communities (EC)
Belgium

Ms. Shira Perlmutter
Consultant on Copyright and Electronic Commerce
Progressive Development of International Intellectual Property Law
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Switzerland

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Demonstration of PCT-EASY System (Electronic Filing of PCT Applications) Mr. Allan Roach
Manager
PCT Automation
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Switzerland

Mr. John Hawkins
Assistant Program Officer
PCT-EASY Information Systems Section
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Switzerland

Trademarks on the Internet Workshop Mr. Pravin Anand
Partner
Anand and Anand
India

Dr. Annette Kur
Senior Researcher
Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International, Patent, Copyright and Competition Law
Germany

Mr. Hidetaka Aizawa
Professor
Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies
Waseda University
Japan

Films On-line Workshop Mr. Tod Cohen
Vice President and Counsel
Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA)
United States of America

Mr. Lawrence Safir
Chairman
AFMA Europe
United Kingdom

Ms. Gwen Whitson
Senior Vice President
Business and Legal Affairs
Warner Bros Online
United States of America

Security and Authentication (Encryption and Digital Signatures) Workshop Mr. Stewart A. Baker
Attorney-at-Law
Partner
Steptoe & Johnson
United States of America

Mr. Michael S. Baum
Vice President
Practices & External Affairs
VeriSign, Inc.
United States of America

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Digital Libraries, Patent and Trademark Databases Workshop Dr. R.A. Mashelkar
Director General
Council of Scientific and Industrial Research
India

Dr. Stephen K Boyer
Project Manager
IBM Patent Server
IBM Almaden Research Center
United States of America

Mr. Yoshiyuk Takagi
Director
Inter-Office Information Services and Operational Affairs Department
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Switzerland

Museums On-line Workshop Mr. Michael S. Shapiro
General Counsel
International Intellectual Property Institute (IIPI)
United States of America

Mr. Mikhail Borisovitch Piotrovski
Director
The State Hermitage Museum
Russian Federation

Dr. Hisham El Sherif
Chairman
Regional Information Technology & Software Engineering Center
Egypt

Protection of Databases Workshop Mr. Jörg Reinbothe
Head of Unit
Internal Market and Financial Services
European Communities (EC)
Belgium

Mr. Mitch Glazier
Chief Counsel
Subcommittee on Courts and Intellectual Property
Committee on the Judiciary
U.S. House of Representatives
United States of America

Mr. Antonio Millé
Attorney
Estudio Millé
Argentina

The Electronic Registration of International Marks Today and in the Year 2020 Mr. Bruno Machado
Director
International Registrations Department
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Switzerland

Mr. Neil Wilson
Advisor
International Registrations Department
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Switzerland

The Work of the International Organizations WTO

Mr. Roberto Blois
Deputy Secretary General
International Telecommunications Union (ITU)

Mr. Gerold Herrmann
Secretary
United Nations Commission International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)

OECD

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The Challenge of Making Policy for a Global Phenomenon
The Honorable Catherine Trautmann
Minister for Culture and Communication
France

The Honorable Daryl Williams AM, QC, MP
Attorney-General
Australia

The Honorable Philip Paulwell
Minister of Commerce and Technology
Jamaica

The Proposed WIPO Plan of Action on Electronic Commerce and Intellectual Property
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