Second digital day: At the roots of sustainability
On 11 and 12 March 2022 the World Conference “Second Digital Day’22” (SDD’22) was held as a webinar. The target of this global event was to structure an authentic digital Humanism that can be spread all around the planet. Also dr. Maja Bogataj Jančič, LL.M., LL.M. gave a lecture at the event, and on 12 March 2022 presented the topic “Copyright Exceptions and Restrictions: The Key to Sustainable Development”.
Series of digital and global days are held every year. This years’ second edition of a series had the representatives of various areas (academic, legal, entrepreneurial, economic and socio-political) as participants to reason on the more relevant and current legal-socio-economic issues.
You can read more about the event here.
On September 16, 2023, Dr. Maja Bogataj Jančič participated in the event @Re:Source MAH – the 10th International Conference on Histories of Media Art, Science and Technology. The program was divided into various categories (“tracks”), specifically focusing on the documentation and preservation of media arts; climate change; pioneers of media arts; and the history of media arts in museums.
The U.S. Copyright Office has once again denied the registration of an artwork created by artificial intelligence. Artist Jason M. Allen was unsuccessful in his second attempt to register the artwork “Theatre D’opera Spatial” as a copyrighted work because it contains more than a de minimis amount of content generated by artificial intelligence (AI).
On Friday 23 June 2023, a webinar entitled “Copyright and Legal Basis for Generative Artificial Intelligence Training” was held as the inaugural event of an informal research network in the region in the field of copyright. Researchers from Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and North Macedonia participated in the event, which is part of the national Open Knowledge Day initiative and the national and regional coordination activities carried out by ODIPI under the auspices of Knowledge Rights 21.