Roundtable on Music Licensing Practices – Sept 22nd September 1, 2016

AmCham encourages members to attend a roundtable on Thursday, September 22nd from 10:00 – 13:00 in the Economic Chamber of Macedonia to discuss the royalties charged in Macedonia and other comparable markets, how they are set and provide regional context on both issues for participants from the most impacted business sectors (i.e., hospitality, radio, TV and cable), copyrights societies, and public institutions.

Agenda

10:00 – 10:15 – Welcome and introductions

10: 15 – 11:30 International music licensing practices

Key contributors:

  • Susanna Narsisyan, Director of ArmAuthor, Armenia’s authors collective society
  • Slobodan Nešović, Managing Director, Mascom EC d.o.o. Beograd
  • Janne Hedegaard, Resident Twinning Advisor on the “Strengthening the protection of intellectual property rights” project
  • Dariusz Urbanski, Head expert Legal Department / Media and Copyright Law Division, Ministry of Culture, Poland

11:30 – 11:50 Break

11:50 – 13:00 Music Licensing Practices in Macedonia

Key contributors:

  • Dragana Kurcioska, Head of the Copyright and Related Rights Unit, Ministry of Culture of Macedonia
  • Representative (TBD) of Musical Copyrights Society of Macedonia – ZAMP
  • Blagoj Hristov, Senior Regulatory Manager, Makedonski Telekom
  • Sonja Bibanovska, President of the Association of Hospitality and Tourism within the Economic Chamber of Macedonia

This event was made possible by cooperation between AmCham Macedonia, the Association of Hospitality and Tourism within the Economic Chamber of Macedonia and the EU Twinning project, “Strengthening the protection of intellectual property rights”.

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