Introduction to Creative Commons licences and content sharing – Leicester, 14 July 2010

Amplified Leicester – Introduction to Creative Commons licences and content sharing with Joscelyn Upendran

Event Details: July 14th, 2010 from 10am to 12pm at Phoenix Square Digital Media Centre, Etc Suite 2/3 –

Event Description:

Creative Commons (CC) is a non-profit organisation that provides free, easy to use legal tools and licences that give everyone from individual creators to large companies and institutions a simple standardised way to pre-clear copyright to their creative works. CC licences let people easily change their copyright terms from the default of ?all rights reserved? to ?some rights reserved.? Some e.g. of use of CC licences: MIT; The Whitehouse; Yoko Ono; Gwen Stefani; OpenUniversity; Wikipedia; Flickr

Joscelyn Upendran is co-founder & CEO of lovle and is also involved in Creative Commons UK, as the Public Project Lead for CC- England & Wales which role involves raising awareness about Creative Commons. love is a learning and training software & services company. lovle?s web application enables individuals and organizations to quickly and easily discover and legally remix, repurpose and collate online learning content while keeping track of copyright licences. Lovle is involved in some closed pilots presently with a public launch scheduled for summer 2010. Prior to founding lovle, Joscelyn worked as a commercial lawyer in private practice for a number of years before she commenced a career in higher and further education, training lawyers, accountants and mangers.

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