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The new Copyright Directive and what's new in the area of research

The new Copyright Directive and what's new in the area of research

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Thursday 9 February 2023, 14:30-15:30, Open Science Café with Elena Giglia and Simone Aliprandi

EU Directive 790/2019 introduced some interesting cases of free use of intellectual works in the scientific-academic sector and at the end of 2021 the legislator implemented them by amending Law 633/1941. Let us give an overview of the new rules with comments and hypothesise some cases of concrete application.


  • 14:30 - 14:40 Link opening and welcome by Elena Giglia
  • 14:40 - 15:00 Presentation by Simone Aliprandi
  • 15:00 - 15:30 Q&A/Discussion

Who will speak

Moderator: Elena Giglia, the Head of the Open Access Project Unit at the University of Turin. She plays an active role in national and international working groups on Open Science and is a partner in several Horizon 2020 projects. At the Italian Ministry of University and Research, she was part of the Commission that drafted the National Plan for Open Science, soon to be published. She was a member of the Working Group "Open Access and New Indicators" at ANVUR (2013-2014). She actively participates in national and international conferences on various aspects of Open Science, including evaluation, and carries out intensive training, information and promotional activities on these topics. 

Simone Aliprandi: is a lawyer who works in consultancy, research and training in the field of copyright law and ICT law in general. In charge of the project, he is a member of the Array network and collaborates as a lecturer with several university institutes. He has published articles and books on the world of open technologies and free culture, releasing all his works under copyleft licences.

Who should attend?

The webinar is designed for the Italian community and is aimed at researchers, research support staff, technicians and technologists interested in learning about open science and FAIR principles.

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