Creative Commons (CC) Global Summit 2013

Event Details
August 21, 2013 (All day) - August 24, 2013 (All day)
San Martín Cultural Center Buenos Aires

The global community of Creative Commons will gather this year in Buenos Aires for our bi-annual Global Summit. The event will run for three days from August 21 thru 24, and will be held at the San Martín Cultural Center and will be co-hosted by our local Creative Commons affiliates, Fundación Vía Libre and Wikimedia Argentina. This is the first time the conference will be held in a Spanish-speaking country, and the second time in Latin America.

The event will bring together Creative Commons affiliates from the around the world with the CC board, its staff, key stakeholders, local representatives and others interested in the present and future of the commons. Attendees will discuss strategies to strengthen Creative Commons and its worldwide community; learn about the latest developments in the commons movement worldwide; and showcase local and international projects that use Creative Commons licenses. Topics covered will include the implementation of open policies in areas such as government, education, culture, business, science, data and more, as well as related topics such as free software, license development, collecting societies and copyright advocacy.