Creators Conference 2016 - A Conference on author's right - Freedom and expression and the digital future

Held under the high patronage of the European Parliament

European Parliament

Creators Conference 2016 

Welcome to the Creators Conference!

The 2016 edition is taking place at the Residence Palace in Brussels on 31 May 2016. The event provides a high-level forum to discuss crucial issues such as artistic freedom, digital opportunities, fair contracts and sustainability in the digital exploitation of copyright protected works with creators and experts from different fields. The upcoming review of EU copyright rules is also high on the agenda. 

Among the speakers will be the the European Commission's Vice-President Andrus AnsipMEP Dietmar Köster, MEP Emma McClarkinMaria Martin-Prat (EC Copyright Unit) as well as Ramy Essam (musician and revolutionist), Nicolas Vadot (cartoonist) and Helienne Lindvall (composer). The event will also feature film directors, journalists and many other creators. 

You will find the final programme of the event by clicking on 'Programme' here to the left. 

The conference is held under the high patronage of the European Parliament and is being organised with the support of the Creative Europe programme of the European Union. 

Registration is closed.


Organised by

In alliance with

European Federation of JournalistsEuropean Writers' CouncilFederation of European Film DirectorsFederation Screenwriters EuropeFreemuse

With the support of

Creative Europe ProgrammeGESACSKAPALCSVG WortdeAuteursdsraria