More Than Just a Game Madrid Edition, 20 september 2018

Join us for an afternoon of presentations and panel discussion dedicated to the video game industry in Spain.

Leading international academics, publishers, lawyers, industry experts, and policy makers will discuss a wide range of legal and regulatory topics, including an analysis of the Spanish video game industry landscape, Intellectual Property protection of video games, licensing, rights in virtual property and persona, and the protection and management of non-personal data.

Speakers include: Dr Gaetano Dimita, CCLS; Iban DíezProfessor Ignacio Garrote, UAM; Professor Aurelio Lopez-Tarruella Martinez, of Counsel, Bylos; Dr Michaela MacDonald, Consultant; Moorcroft LLP, Dr Gemma Minero, UAM; Andy Ramos Gil de la Haza, Bardaji & Honorado Abogados; Andrea Rizzi, Osborne Carke; Dr Noam Shemtov, CCLS.  

Draft Programme

16.00 - 16.15 - Welcome

16.15 - 17.15 - The landscape of the Spanish Video Game Industry

17.15 - 18.45 - Dissecting a Video Game: protection via copyright, trademark, patent and trade secrets

18.45 - 19.00 - Comfort Break

19.00 - 19.45 - Licensing in the Video Game Industry

19.45 - 20.30 - Virtual Property/Persona and Protection/Management of non-personal data 

20.30 - 21.00 - Spanish Wine

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Ministero de Industria, Energía y Turismo

41 Calle del Poeta Joan Maragall