Kevin Lindgren Prize 2018
The Event: Kevin Lindgren Prize 2018 for the Best Student Presentation in the field of copyright.
Keynote address: The Era of Internet Accountability: The Implications for Copyright by Hugh L. Stephens, Distinguished Fellow Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada and Vice Chair Canadian Committee on Pacific Economic Cooperation (PECC).
Date: Tuesday 23 October 2018
Time: 18:00 – 19:30
Cost: $35 – $50
Venue: Allens Sydney, Level 28, Deutsche Bank Place, 126 Phillip St, Sydney NSW 2000.
The Copyright Society of Australia is pleased to offer the Kevin Lindgren Prize 2018 for the Best Student Presentation in the field of copyright.
The competition is open to tertiary students in Australia. The prize will be presented at an event at Allens Sydney.
Keynote speaker Hugh L. Stephens has more than 35 years of High Level government and business experience in the Asia-Pacific region. He was Senior Vice President (Public Policy) for Asia-Pacific for Time Warner for almost a decade. Mr Stephens had previously spent 30 years in the Canadian Foreign Service with the Department of External Affairs, later the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT). He also served abroad as Canadian Representative in Taiwan, along with a number of overseas postings in the Asia Pacific Region, including service at the Canadian Embassy in Beijing.
In recent years, he has written and commented extensively on Canada’s engagement with the Asia Pacific region and has testified before the Foreign Affairs and International Trade committee of the Canadian Senate.