We are really delighted to announce that the full programme for the Icepops conference being held on 3rd April 2018 at the University of Liverpool is now available. In addition to our keynote speakers, Professor Ronan Deazley and Alex Moseley, we have Dr Hayleigh Bosher, Senior Lecturer in Law at Coventry University who will be running a session on mindfulness and IP. We also are being joined by Harvard University’s Copyright Advisor Kyle K. Courtney who is hosting a copyright panel gameshow at the end of the day.
The day is also going to involve a World Cafe session, lightning talks, games pitches and a games hackathon. Confirmed speakers will include librarians, copyright and IP specialists, publishers, rightsholders and teachers from around the world. Countries being represented at the event include: the UK, USA, France, Germany, Romania, Sweden, Norway, Hungary and New Zealand.
We can also announce we will be joined by the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) Education team, Copyrightuser, the Copyright Licensing Agency, the Educational Recording Agency and Learning on Screen. Places are filling up fast and bookings are available on the ILG Event page. If you are speaking at the event then we are offering a discounted ticket price of £80 – regular tickets are £100 to include all sessions and an evening social event. You also qualify for the discounted price of £80 if you are attending the LILAC Conference which starts the next day. Students can purchase tickets for just £50.