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Andrus Ansip to give Charles Clark Memorial Lecture 2018

12th March 2018

Date: Tuesday 10 April 2018
Time: 16:00

Venue: Olympia Conference Centre, Kensington 

Vice President of the European Commission Andrus Ansip has been confirmed as the speaker at this year's Charles Clark Memorial Lecture at The London Book Fair, held at Kensington Olympia. The lecture will take place at 16:00 on Tuesday 10 April.

Ansip is currently the European Commissioner for the Digital Single Market and will talk about European copyright. At the Commission he is responsible for overseeing the copyright reform package, which aims to update the EU's copyright laws for the digital age.

The Charles Clark Lecture has come to be the leading copyright event at The London Book Fair, having been founded by representative organisations from across the publishing industry; the Publishers Association (PA), the Federation of European Publishers (FEP), the Copyright Licensing Agency (CLA), and Publishers' Licensing Services (PLS). 

The event will bring together seasoned copyright academics and practitioners, publishing professionals, rights managers, authors, artists, professionals from the wider creative industries and those with an interest in the future of copyright in the content business. 

The Charles Clark Lecture will take place during The London Book Fair on Tuesday 10 April at 16:00 (UK time) and is free to all those registered for the Fair. Please email rvsp@publishers.org.uk, quoting 'Charles Clark Lecture' to attend.