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The Power of Open

The Power of Open
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THE POWER OF OPEN

The world has experienced an explosion of openness. From individual artists opening their creations for input from others, to governments requiring publicly funded works be available to the public, both the spirit and practice of sharing is ganing momentum and producing results.

Creative Commons began providing licenses for the open sharing of content only a decade ago. Now more than 400 million CC-licensed works are available on the Internet, from music and photos, to research findings and entire college courses. Creative Commons created the legal and technical infrastructure that allows effective sharing of knowledge, art and data by individuals, organizations and governments. More importantly, millions of creators took advantage of that infrastructure to share work that enriches the global commons for all humanity.

The Power of Open collects the stories of those creators. Some are like ProPublica, a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative news organization that uses CC while partnering with the world’s largest media companies. Others like nomadic filmmaker Vincent Moon use CC licensing as an essential element of a lifestyle of openness in pursuit of creativity. The breadth of uses is as great as the creativity of the individuals and organizations choosing to open their content, art and ideas to the rest of the world.

Speaker

Lisa Green,Creative Commons

Joi Ito, MIT Media Lab's Director and Creative Commons Chair
Joi Ito in Wikipedia, Joi Ito in twitter

Javier de la Cueva. Abogado. Experto en propiedad intelectual


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Where and when

Campus EOI Madrid. Avda. Gregorio del Amo, 6. 28040 Madrid
Viernes, Julio 8, 2011 -
10:30 to 14:00