Copyright Infrastructure Webinars

This series of webinars on copyright infrastructure will feature a number of speakers from the public and private sector on a range of topics relevant to copyright infrastructure, such as metadata, identifiers, technology solutions and WIPO services.

The webinars are open to representatives of Member States and Observers, as well as the general public, and will be held approximately on a bi-weekly basis in the form of one-hour lunch events, including a presentation, followed by a Q&A session.

In order to receive announcements of future copyright infrastructure webinars and program updates, please subscribe to our mailing list by sending an e-mail to: copyright.infrastructure@wipo.int.

To participate in upcoming webinars, please register selecting the corresponding links below and you will receive a Zoom invitation.

Copyright Infrastructure Webinars

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Rights Data and Identifiers for Audiovisual Works

June 8, 2022 Virtual (English)
13:00 - 14:00 Geneva time

This webinar will focus on identifiers for audiovisual works: the International Standard|Audiovisual Number (ISAN) and the Entertainment Identifier Registry Association (EIDR). ISAN is a voluntary numbering system and metadata schema for the identification of any audiovisual works and versions thereof, while EIDR is a universal identifier system for movie and television, whether commercial or non-commercial.|ISAN (International Standard Audiovisual Number) and EIDR|EIDR – A universal unique identifier for movie and television assets

Quansic and Its Matching Services

May 11, 2022 Virtual (English)
13:00 - 14:00 Geneva time

This webinar will feature a perspective from Quansic, which offers metadata matching services further to requirements from platforms and other industry stakeholders. Quansic has developed artist data matching techniques and curates and enhances the data set of performers and songwriters.||Quansic - ISNI matching services

The International Standard Content Code (ISCC)

April 27, 2022 Virtual (English)
13:00 - 14:00 Geneva time

This webinar will feature the International Standard Content Code (ISCC). The ISCC is an open and decentralized digital media identifier for multiple generic media-types (text, image, audio, video), designed for blockchain-based registration.||ISCC - Content Codes

CAPASSO: Online Rights Management and the Pan-African Digital Licensing Hub

April 13, 2022 Virtual (English)
13:00 - 14:00 Geneva time

This webinar will feature CAPASSO, a Collective Management Organization (CMO) and Digital Rights Licensing Agency from South Africa. CAPASSO collects and distributes royalties to its members (music publishers and composers), based on metadata and digital rights management information, and created a Pan-African Digital Licensing Hub, encompassing several CMOs on the African continent.||CAPASSO

Rights Data and Identifiers in the Text Publishing Industry

March 30, 2022 Virtual (English)
13:00 - 14:00 Geneva time

The objective of this webinar is to provide a high-level overview of the deployment of identifiers and technical standards in the global publishing value and supply chains related to copyright data, and discuss where these areas might need further development as regards the digital infrastructure and related metadata.||AIE - Associazione Italiana Editori|International Publishers Association

Rights Data and Identifiers for Visual Artists

March 2, 2022 Virtual (English)
13:00 - 14:00 Geneva time

The objective of this webinar is to provide an overview of the current deployment of identifiers and technical standards for visual artists, including the Automated Image Recognition (AIR) project for graphic, visual and photographic arts.|https://www.evartists.org/|March 2, 2022 Virtual (English)|13:00 - 14:00 Geneva time

ISNI: Numbering public names for the creative industries

February 16, 2022 Virtual (English)
13:00 - 14:00 Geneva time

This webinar features ISNI (the International Standard Name Identifier). ISNI is the ISO certified global standard number for identifying contributors to creative works and those active in their distribution, including researchers, inventors, writers, artists, visual creators, performers, producers, publishers, aggregators, and more. As ISO 27729, it is part of a family of international standard identifiers that includes identifiers of works, recordings, products and rights holders in all repertoires.|https://isni.org/|February 16, 2022 Virtual (English)|13:00 - 14:00 Geneva time

Rights Data and Identifiers for Musical Works and Rights Holders

February 2, 2022 Virtual (English)
13:00 - 14:00 Geneva time

This webinar discusses the rights data and identifiers for musical works and rights holders. This includes, in particular, the International Standard Work Code (ISWC; ISO 15707:2001), which was designed as a system of assigning a globally unique identifier code to musical works and is made available via the ISWC-Network, a public portal made available by CISAC to facilitate the search of works and their allocated ISWCs in accordance with the ISWC standard. The webinar also features the International Party Identifier (IPI), administered by the Swiss CMO SUISA, aiming at the global unique identification of a rights holder acting across multiple creation classes, assuming different roles, and owning all rights.|https://www.cisac.org/ https://www.suisa.ch/|February 2, 2022 Virtual (English)|13:00 - 14:00 Geneva time