Cutting-edge Initiatives in the Private Sector to Improve Data Management

Meeting codeWIPO/WEBINAR/CR/2022/16
Date and venueOctober 12, 2022 Virtual
Time of sessions13:00 - 14:00 Geneva time (English)
Previous / future meetingsWIPO/WEBINAR/CR/2022/15 >> WIPO/WEBINAR/CR/2022/16 >> WIPO/WEBINAR/CR/2022/17
Topic(s)Copyright and Related Rights, Arbitration and Mediation Center Webinars, Copyright Infrastructure Webinars
This webinar will feature a brief introduction to initiatives of two private companies to improve data management with cutting-edge technologies. Verfi Media (USA) will present their data management services, including the Verifi Rights Data Alliance, which will streamline information collaboration for music catalogs throughout the digital value chain. Startbahn (Japan), will present Startrail, the blockchain infrastructure that assures the reliability, authenticity and traceability of artworks by issuing NFTs for both physical and digital works.

Verifi Media; Startbahn.


Program (CET):

  • 1:00 – 1:05 Opening remarks and introduction
  • 1:05 – 1:35 Presentations
  • 1:35 – 2:00 Q&A



  • Mr. Allen Bargfrede, Chief Business Officer, Co-founder, Verifi Media
  • Mr. Taihei Shii, CEO, Startbahn

Other related documents

WIPO/WEBINAR/CR/2022/16/SPEAKERSEnglishProfile of SpeakersProfile of Speakers, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/WEBINAR/CR/2022/16/STARTBAHNEnglishStartbahnStartbahn, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO/WEBINAR/CR/2022/16/VERIFIEnglishVerifiVerifi, Complete document (pdf)