Irish Theatre Institute to attend ENICPA meeting

Thursday 03 Nov 2011 to Friday 04 Nov 2011
Various Times
Berlin, Germany

ENICPA is the European Network of Information Centres for the Performing Arts and will co-host this meeting with the International Theatre Institute in Germany. The meeting, which is open to members and guests, will focus on three major areas of ENICPA’s work: (1) Information dissemination and social media. (2) Gathering of information, statistics and data - what kind and for whom? (3) Documentation online and copyright issues.

The meeting will be attended by Siobhán Bourke, Co-Director, Irish Theatre Institute

Keynote Speakers Include:

Ad Aerts: an Internet concept developer with over 25 years of experience who, until recently, worked for Theater Instituut Nederland where he developed the concept of the Dutch online theatre encyclopaedia.  
Paul Keller: an expert in copyright law and community media, is a member of Kennisland (Knowledgeland) an independent think tank focussing on ways to spark the social innovations needed to improve the knowledge society. He manages a national project, Creative Commons Netherlands, and is involved in co-operations with Europeana www.europeana.eu