I bought a ticket for this event, which is tomorrow nite:
but now do tutoring on a Tuesday night so can't attend.
Anyone interested in attending using my ticket - free?
If so, reply to this msg and I'll send you the PDF - "first in, best
dressed" as they say.
On Wed, Aug 7, 2013 at 9:27 AM, Ben Finney <ben+freesoftw...@benfinney.id.au
> Howdy all,
> The Wheeler Centre is organising an IQ² Debate with a topic related to
> free culture, that of copyright and the misnomer “piracy” for copyright
> The digital revolution is counter-intuitive to copyright.
> Technological change is moving too fast for adequate laws to be
> implemented – and for affected industries to keep pace.
> With such open access to information these days, how do we know
> where one person’s work ends and another begins? Is the very idea of
> intellectual property becoming a nonsense – or is it too important
> to give up on, for the continuing functioning of the arts and the
> sciences? And – the million-dollar question – how can we ensure
> creativity continues to pay?
> Our speakers will consider the obstacles and opportunities ahead.
> \ “He that would make his own liberty secure must guard even his |
> `\ enemy from oppression.” —Thomas Paine |
> _o__) |
> Ben Finney
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