Digital Content Creators – What Legal Challenges for Creativity?



This panel is organized by the Digital Law Center (School of Law, University of Geneva) in the framework of the Digital Law Summer School. It will explore the Legal Challenges raised by Digital Content Creators in a transversal perspective.

The event is free of charge and open to the public.

Please register on the following platform prior to June 22, 2020 :

Kindly note that space is limited andspace is allocated on a first come, first served basis.


17.30: Welcome and introduction by moderators

Ms. Ana Andrijevic & Ms. Hélène Bruderer, PhD Candidates, Digital Law Center, University of Geneva

17.40 – 17.50    Practical experiences of a Content Creator

Mr. Yann Rieder, Content Creator, Journalist & Podcaster

17.50 – 18.00    Digital Content Creators and Legal Developments in the EU

Ms. Katarzyna Gorgol, Adviser, Digital Affairs and Telecommunication, Delegation of the European Union to the United Nations, and other international organisations in Geneva

18.00 – 18.10    Digital Content Creators and IP

Prof. Eleonora Rosati, Professor in IP Law at Stockholm University

18.10 – 18.20    Intermediaries Liability and Digital Content Creators

Dr Konstantinos Komaitis, Senior Director, Policy Strategy and Development, Internet Society  

18.20 – 18.45    Q&A