Seminar on Implementing the Marrakesh Treaty

The Marrakesh Treaty in Action: Implementing the treaty and more ideas for accessible digital reading

When

12 March 2019

Where

Helsinki, Finland

Description

The Marrakesh Treaty has come into force in many countries. What is the Marrakesh Treaty and what does it mean for libraries in practice? Join us for an international seminar in the new Helsinki Central Library Oodi on 12 March 2019!

Keynote Speakers

  • Sirpa Pietikäinen, Finnish Member of the European Parliament

  • Jesper Klein, Chairman of the Board, Daisy Consortium

Seminar details

  • Theme: The Marrakesh Treaty in Action. Implementing the treaty and more ideas for accessible digital reading

  • Date: Tuesday 12 March 2019, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

  • Venue: Helsinki Central Library Oodi, Helsinki City Centre, Finland.

  • Admission: Free of charge

  • Organisers: Celia Library, IFLA Libraries Serving Persons with Print Disabilities, and Finnish Library Association

  • Registration and additional information. 

The Public Libraries Standing Committee is delighted to be participating in this event as part of their 2019 Mid-Term Meeting Program.

Meeting, Public Libraries, accessibility, French Guiana

Last update: 20 February 2019