Program

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10.00 a.m. WELCOME ADDRESS: Kathrin Röggla, Vice President of the Academy of Arts
10.05 a.m. GREETING: Christian Gaebler, Head of the Berlin Senate Chancellery
10.10 a.m. INTRODUCTION: Prof Dr Gerhard Pfennig, Initiative Urheberrecht spokesperson
  1. Keynote speakers on implementation
10.20 a.m. STATEMENT: Christian Lange, Parliamentary State Secretary, Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection
10.25 a.m. STATEMENT: Wim Wenders, filmmaker
  "Expectations regarding the implementation of the directive in German law" (WT)
  STATEMENT: Michelle Leonard, singer-songwriter
  "Will the value gap be overcome?"
  TRANSITION: Katharina Uppenbrink, Initiative Urheberrecht Managing Director
10.40 a.m. PRESENTATION: Prof Dr Axel Metzger, Humboldt University Berlin
  "Evaluation of the draft from a scientific perspective"
  2. Implementation of platform responsibility / Article 17
11.10 a.m. PANEL DISCUSSION (preceded by a short statement from each of the panelists)
  "Who will conclude contracts with whom?"
  Judith Steinbrecher, head of the "Legal Policy" department at BITKOM
  Dr Tobias Holzmüller, GEMA legal advisor
  Prof Dr Axel Metzger, Humboldt University Berlin
  MODERATOR: Prof Dr Gerhard Pfennig, Initiative Urheberrecht spokesperson
11.50 a.m. PANEL DISCUSSION (preceded by a short statement from each of the panelists)
  "Barriers and pre-flagging"
  Martin Madej, Verbraucherzentrale Bundesverband e.V.
  Micki Meuser, film composer and music producer
  Dr Anke Schierholz, VG Bild-Kunst legal advisor
  MODERATOR: Prof Dr Frank Überall, journalist, Professor HMKW
12.30 p.m. LUNCH
  3. Implementation of copyright contract law / Articles 18-23
1.00 p.m. PANEL DISCUSSION (preceded by a short statement from each of the panelists)
  "Appropriate remuneration and information"
  Peter-Christoph Weber, ZDF legal advisor
  Valentin Döring, ver.di - Head of Art and Culture / Copyright
  Mario Giordano, author and screenwriter
  MODERATOR: Matthias Hornschuh, composer
1.30 p.m. PANEL DISCUSSION (preceded by a short statement from each of the panelists)
  "Assistance in asserting legal rights"
  Patricia Klobusiczky, translator, 1st Chairwoman of the Association of German-speaking Translators (VdÜ)
  Jobst Oetzmann, director and screenwriter, German Federal Association of Directors (BVR)
  Katharina Winter, S. Fischer Verlage publishing houses legal advisor
  MODERATOR: Prof Dr Frank Überall, journalist, Professor HMKW
  4. Umsetzung der Protokollerklärung gelungen – was sagen die Fraktionen zum Entwurf?
2.00 p.m. PANEL DISCUSSION (preceded by a short statement from each of the panelists)
  Ansgar Heveling, Member of the Bundestag (CDU/CSU)
  Martin Rabanus, Member of the Bundestag (SPD)
  Tabea Rößner, Member of the Bundestag (GROUP ALLIANCE '90/THE GREENS)
  MODERATOR: Matthias Hornschuh, composer
2.50 p.m. CLOSING STATEMENT
  Prof Dr Gerhard Pfennig, Initiative Urheberrecht spokesperson