USCO Modernization Webinar

Webinar

On July 15, the U.S. Copyright Office announced that it will host its next public modernization webinar on July 26 at noon ET. “As part of its modernization efforts, the Copyright Office, in partnership with the Library of Congress Office of the Chief Information Officer, is taking a user-driven design approach for developing the next […]

NPPA and NLGIA Host Continuing the Conversation After Pride Month

Virtual Event

The National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) and the Association of LGBTQ Journalists (NLGIA) will host a “continuation of the conversation after Pride Month,” which will be moderated by Polly Irungu, who is the founder of Black Women Photographers. Please click here to join the event.

Authors Guild Foundation Hosts Centering Black Voices: Short-Term Progress or Sustainable Change?

Virtual Event

The Authors Guild Foundation will host an event titled Centering Black Voices: Short-Term Progress or Sustainable Change? “to discuss the push for equity and how to keep up the momentum moving forward.” Kelly Starling Lyons and Judy Allen Dodson will lead the discussion featuring Carl Lennertz of The Children’s Book Council and Wade and Cheryl Hudson of […]

USCO and WIPO Host Roundtables on International Copyright Education

Virtual Event

The U.S. Copyright Office and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) are hosting “a yearlong virtual roundtable series on copyright education for youth enrolled in primary and secondary schools” titled The Roundtables on International Copyright Education: IP and Creativity for the Youth (RICE). The roundtables will be held on a monthly basis, with the first event held […]

USPTO Hosts Invention-Con 2021

Virtual Event

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is hosting Invention-Con 2021,  “The place for inventors, makers and entrepreneurs.” The event will cover “how different types of intellectual property (IP), such as patents, trademarks, and copyrights, are critical to business strategy.” Speakers include business and government experts who will talk “about turning ideas into innovations, protecting your […]

Library of Congress Hosts 2021 National Book Festival

Virtual Event

The theme for the 2021 National Book Festival, hosted by the Library of Congress, is Open a Book, Open the World. The 10 day event will offer content and events online through on demand videos, live author conversations and live Q&A sessions. It will also feature “a new podcast series, a national television special and some […]

USCO and WIPO Host Roundtables on International Copyright Education

Virtual Event

The U.S. Copyright Office and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) are hosting “a yearlong virtual roundtable series on copyright education for youth enrolled in primary and secondary schools” titled The Roundtables on International Copyright Education: IP and Creativity for the Youth (RICE). The roundtables will be held on a monthly basis, with the first event held […]