Fwd: CC Salon
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From: Radha Rao <radha@...>
Subject: CC Salon
Greetings from the Centre for Internet and Society!
CC Salon: Creative Commons Casestudies, Featuring Status.Net
CIS and JAAGA are organising a CC Salon (http://wiki.creativecommons.org/Salon) by Jon Phillps on Creative Commons Casestudies, Featuring Status.Net
Date & Time: 02nd December, 2009at 07.30pm
Venue: JAAGA, 16/1,
Rhenius Street, Off Richmond Road,
(Opp. the Hockey Association Stadium main gate),
The aim of this get-together is to share knowledge and experiences of alternative copyright licensing. Artists, lawyers dealing with copyright licensing and others are encouraged to highlight their own work, experiences, and queries about Creative Commons and other alternative licenses.
An abstract of the presentation and the bio of Jon are given below.
Creative Commons Casestudies, Featuring Status.Net
Creative Commons is a well-known nonprofit organization that increases sharing and improves collaboration. Its key tools are six licenses that fit between public domain and complete control, copyright, to give you control over how your work is shared with the world. This presentation explores high level case studies that use Creative Commons licenses to make a successful project. The key featured case study is Status.Net, a new status updating hosted service and open source software that uses Creative Commons licensing for content.
Jon Phillips is a community and business developer contributing to society and building meaningful relationships. In 2002 he helped launch the open source drawing tool, Inkscape and founded the Open Clip Art Library. From 2005 until 2008 he built Creative Commons’ community and business development projects and is currently a Creative Commons Fellow. Currently, he is growing the media company Fabricatorz with Cantocore Art Exhibitions, Laoban Open Soundsystems, and is recently assisting with an upcoming re-launch of Status.Net (Identi.ca). He is known for growing successful open communities globally, leading international business development in Asia (particularly China), and developing Open Marketing.
We would appreciate your help in spreading the word and encouraging participation in the CC Salon in Bangalore.
Centre for Internet and Society
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