2 June 2007

The user is the content

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Meeting of Minds, Antwerp - Photo by Pieter Baert
The user is the content’ was a debate that took place on April 26 in Antwerp, Belgium, and focussed on the impact of user generated content on traditional media, publishers and cultural organisations. What about the copyright? And what about the future?

During the debate nine experts presented future scenarios on cyberspace and the implications this may have for the user. Their presentations are now online.

The event was co-organised by De Buren, a Dutch-Flemish forum for debate on cultural diversity, society and politics in Europe, and C.H.I.P.S., an organisation that promotes cultural initiatives that focus on new media, communication and participation.

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