International Content Protection Summit Warsaw 2018

During the first day of the conference, the experts will present the scale and the problem of piracy in Europe and the ways of fighting piracy in different countries. They will present examples of successful police actions that aimed at fighting sharing or illegal services, and successful ways of blocking illegal websites.

The program for the second day (closed event) is a workshop aimed at creating international cooperation models. The starting point will be the presentations of the most important issues related to the fight against piracy, technological challenges, law enforcement and international legal assistance, the responsibility of intermediaries. There will also be a discussion about activities carried out under the "Follow the Money" strategy.

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TIME EVENT SPEAKERS
09.30 - 10.00 Coffee & Reception  
10.00 - 10.30

Opening Ceremony

Welcome Remarks

 

 

 

Sygnał Association Presentation

  • Mrs. Teresa Wierzbowska

    President
    of the Management Board

    Sygnał Association
  • Mrs. Anna Słoboda
    Vice President
    of the Management Board
    Sygnał Association
10.30 - 10.50 Piracy markets in Central & Eastern Europe
  • Mr. Marcin Przasnyski

    Managing Director

    Anti-Piracy Protection
    representing The Creative Poland Association

10.50 - 11.10 Fighting Piracy in Ukraine – market overview, key targets and prospective directions
  • Mrs. Kateryna Fedorova
    Head of the Clear Sky Initiative
11.10 - 11.30 Online piracy trends 2018. Russia and the CIS countries
  • Mr. Igor Stolyarov

    Head of Global Development
    for Brand Protection and Anti-Piracy

    Group-IB
11.30 - 11.50 Coffee Break  
11.50 - 12.20 Piracy, politics & process
  • Mr. Chris Le Maitre

    Director Operations at Cisco’s
    Operational Security Group
    representing
    Audiovisual Anti-Piracy Alliance (AAPA)

12.20 - 12.40

Operation Fake

  • Ms. Mónica Dopico Martínez

    Chief Inspector,
    Head of Intellectual Property Section

    The Spanish National Police

12.40 - 13.00

Operation Spin-off: how a criminal Web-Piracy association was dismantled

  • Mr. Pio Giuseppe Stola
  • Captain

  • Unit of Intellectual and Industrial
    Property Rights of Nucleo di Polizia
    Economico-Finanziaria of Rome

    Guardia di Finanza

  • Mr. Mirko Di Giovanni
  • Warrant Officer

    Unit of Intellectual and Industrial
    Property Rights of Nucleo di Polizia
    Economico-Finanziaria of Rome

    Guardia di Finanza
13.00 - 13.20 The Dutch Trilogy: CJEU on Liability for Linking, Fairy Tale or Nightmare?
  • Mr. Tim Kuik
    Director
    BREIN Foundation
13.20 - 14.20 Lunch Break  
14.20 - 14.40 Website Blocking: A Legal & Practical Overview
  • Ms. Catherine Lloyd

    Senior Legal Adviser

    International Federation of the
    Phonographic Industry (IFPI)
14.40 - 15.00

The Danish model on Blockings

  • Mrs. Maria Fredenslund

    Director, Attorney-at-law

    RettighedsAlliancen
15.00 - 15.20 Tackling Infringing Repositories and Add-ons. What’s next?
  • Mrs. Sarah Van Reempts

    Legal Counsel, EMEA

    Motion Picture Association
15.20 - 15.40 Content protection strategy and operations;         a studio view
  • Mr. Trevor Albery

    Vice President,
    Strategy & Operations, EMEA
    Content Protection & Analytics

    Warner Bros. Entertainment
15.40 - 16.10 Coffee Break  
16.10 - 16.30 Content Protection: Role of In-house Counsel
  • Mr. Aditya Verma

    Senior Legal Counsel

    OSN
16.30 - 16.50 Group Photo
 
16.50 - 17.00 Summary and Closing Remarks
  • Mrs. Teresa Wierzbowska

    President
    of the Management Board

    Sygnał Association

 

TIME EVENT SPEAKERS
08.30 - 09.00 Coffee & Reception  
09.00 - 09.10 Welcome, introductions and objective for the workshop
  • Mrs. Teresa Wierzbowska
    President
    of the Management Board
    Sygnał Association
09.10 - 10.00

Workshop 1:

Roundtable discussion on:

 

Intermediaries: liability of hosting providers, domain name registrars, social media platforms

Moderator:

  • Ms. Sheila Cassells

    Executive Director
    Audiovisual Anti-Piracy Alliance (AAPA)

Short presentations:

  • Mr. Kieron Sharp
    Chief Executive Officer
    Federation Against Copyright Theft (FACT)
  • Ms. Adriana Minović

    Head of Content Security and DPO

    United Media

10.00 - 10.50

Workshop 2:

Roundtable discussion on:

 

“Follow the money”: Payment service providers/processors, advertising on pirate sites, media houses, e-commerce platforms, blacklisting/ whitelisting

Moderator:

  • Ms. Agnieszka Rauch

    Chairperson of the “Follow the Money”
    Programme Council

    Sygnał Association

Short presentations:

  • Mrs. Kateryna Fedorova

    Head of the Clear Sky Initiative

  • Mrs. Maria Fredenslund

    Director of RettighedsAlliancen

10.50 - 11.40

Workshop 3:

Roundtable discussion on:

 

Free-to-air vs. Pay-tv, live streaming, pay-per-view – enforcement strategies, key challenges

Moderator:

  • Mr. Tomasz Szymula

    Member of Sygnał Association

Short presentations:

  • Ms. Diane Hamer

    Head of Business & Legal Affairs,
    Brand Protection

    BBC Studios

  • Mr. Diego Dabrio Álvarez

    Head of International Anti-Piracy

    La Liga

11.40 - 12.00 Coffee Break  
12.00 - 12.50

Workshop 4:

Roundtable discussion on:

 

Technological challenges – STB, IPTV, Smart TV, Apps

Moderators:

  • Ms. Anna Zhang

    Content Security Director

    Anti-Piracy Protection
  • Mr. Łukasz Czekajewski

    Chief Executive Officer

    Anti-Piracy Protection

Short presentations:

  • Mr. Alexander Juchler

    Senior Investigator

    NAGRA/Kudelski Group

    representing

    Audiovisual Anti-Piracy Alliance (AAPA)

  • Ms. Anna Zhang,
  • Mr. Łukasz Czekajewski

    representing
    Anti-Piracy Protection

12.50 - 13.40

Workshop 5:

Roundtable discussion on:

 

Law enforcement, international legal assistance in IPR cases – procedures, solutions, site blocking

Moderator:

  • Mr. Łukasz Sternowski

    Member
    of the Management Board

    Sygnał Association

Short presentations:

  • Mr. Oskar Tułodziecki

    Partner at K&L Gates

  • Mr. Luciano Daffarra

    Legal Advisor

    Federazione per la Tutela dei
    Contenuti Audiovisivi e Multimediali (FAPAV)

    Attorney C-LEX Law Firm

  • Mr. Giorgio Bozzetti

    Head of Internet Investigations
    Federazione per la Tutela dei
    Contenuti Audiovisivi e Multimediali (FAPAV)

13.40 - 14.00 Summary and Close of Workshop
  • Mrs. Teresa Wierzbowska

    President
    of the Management Board

    Sygnał Association
14.00 Lunch
 
15.00 End of the Conference