Tag Archives: pictfor

Looking Ahead to 2013

By Stephen Mosley, Co-Chair, PICTFOR Any attempt at predicting developments within the technology industry will always be laced with a degree of guesswork. But while the goalposts are continually moving, there are a few constants that we can safely assume will remain near the top of the agenda for the coming 12 months. Broadband, for […]

Read more

2012 PICTFOR Calendar of Events

We are pleased to present our calendar of events for 2012. For further information please contact admin@pictfor.org.uk. Search Neutrality? A panel discussion open to PICTFOR  members and the public Monday 6th February Speakers: Shivaun Raff, CEO, Foundem Alec Muffett, Computer Security specialist, consultant and writer Mark Margaretten, University of Bedfordshire Chair: Eric Joyce MP, PICTFOR 18.30-20.00 hrs, followed […]

Read more

Event: PICTFOR Annual Dinner

Christopher Graham, Information Commissioner speaking at the inaugral PICTFOR annual dinner attended by Parliamentarians and PICTFOR industry members. Admittance: ticket only. Date: 6th December Time: 19:15 for 19:30

Read more

Event: PICTFOR Annual Dinner

Christopher Graham, Information Commissioner speaking at the inaugral PICTFOR annual dinner attended by Parliamentarians and PICTFOR industry members. Admittance: ticket only. Date: 6th December Time: 19:15 for 19:30

Read more

Event: Copyright collecting societies: does the UK need minimum standards?

Copyright collecting societies: does the UK need minimum standards? Portcullis House: Tuesday the 8th November, panel event 6 to 8pm, the Attlee Suite, reception 8 to 10pm.  RSVP administration@pictfor.org.uk The UK is one of only three countries in Europe which does not have statutory supervision and minimum standards for collecting societies. In his Review of […]

Read more

Event: Hargreaves’ Review – Data Analytics / Text and Data Mining

Hargreaves’ Review – Data Analytics / Text and Data Mining Date: Tuesday 1st November, Time: 5pm-9pm Location: Jubilee Room, House of Commons. PICTFOR and Copyright For Knowledge invite you to an event at the Houses of Parliament to discuss the Hargreaves recommendation to create an exception in law for text and data mining amongst a group of policy […]

Read more

The Parliament and Internet Conference 2011

The Parliament and Internet Conference 2011 on 13th October, was, once again, a very successful event: special thanks go to the secretariat of PICTFOR. There was special buzz throughout the day at this year’s event; buoyed by contributions from Alun Michael MP, Eric Joyce MP, Ed Vaizey MP and others who had recently returned, as part of […]

Read more