WASHINGTON - On May 17, the Copyright Alliance is hosting a panel discussion, Connecting Creators: Telling Our Story, featuring several members of their over 8,000 member network of independent artists and creators. The panel is part of the Alliance's fifth anniversary celebration and will feature a range of talented individuals, including Thievery Corporation's Eric Hilton and West Wing director Vincent Misiano, who will discuss their creative processes, new business models and ways in which copyright affects their creative work.
Eric Hilton, Thievery Corporation
Phil Hawken, ESL Music
Vincent Misiano, Vice President of Directors Guild of America, director of dramatic television for more than 30 different series including The West Wing and Gossip Girl
Mike Lemon, Musician and Counsel, Senate Judiciary Committee
When: Thursday, May 17th
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Where: Microsoft's Washington, D.C. Offices
901 K Street, NW (11th Floor)
Members of the press who wish to attend may RSVP to Amanda Reynolds
ABOUT THE COPYRIGHT ALLIANCE
The Copyright Alliance is a non-profit, non-partisan public interest and educational organization representing artists and creators across the spectrum of copyright disciplines, including more than 40 trade association, companies and guilds, and 8,000 individual artists and creators. For more information, please visit www.copyrightalliance.org.