WIPO Academy Seminar - IP Management: Copyright in the Digital Age
WIPO Academy Seminar
IP Management: Copyright in the Digital Age
WIPO Headquarters, Room B, Geneva
Friday, June 15, 2012, at 2 pm
The WIPO Academy is holding an Open Seminar on “IP Management: Copyright in the Digital Age” with distinguished Professor Felix Oberholzer-Gee, the Andreas Andresen Professor of Business Administration in the Strategy Unit at Harvard Business School.
The Seminar is open to Public, as well as to the Professional Staff of WIPO either working in this area or interested in following this area. The topic of the seminar will address copyright issues in the digital era from the viewpoint of IP management, particularly how the Internet has changed the production, distribution, and demand for cultural products.
Professor Oberholzer-Gee is the Co-Chair of the Executive Program: IP and Business Strategy at the Harvard Business School, and he is one of the two core professors for the Executive Program of the WIPO Academy. He currently teaches competitive strategy in executive education programs such as the Program for Leadership Development, the Senior Executive Program for China and in a program for media executives titled Effective Strategies for Media Companies. Professor Oberholzer-Gee won numerous awards for excellence in teaching, including the Harvard Business School Class of 2006 Faculty Teaching Award for best teacher in the core curriculum, and the 2002 Helen Kardon Moss Anvil Award for best teacher in the Wharton MBA program. Prior to his academic career, he served as managing director of Symo Electronics, a Swiss-based process control company.
Venue: WIPO main building, Conference Room B
Date: Friday, 15 June 2012, 2 to 4 pm
Online Registration: Closed
Deadline: June 13, 2012