"Advancing Knowledge Commons through Legal and Social Changes: when commons meet law and public policy"

3rd Thematic IASC-Conference on Knowledge Commons

From the 20th to the 22d of October 2016, the Law School of Sciences Po organises the 3d international conference on knowledge commons, in collaboration with the International Association for the Study of Commons, founded by Elinor Ostrom, Nobel Prize in Economy.

Its theme will be the role of commons in law and public policy. Several parallel sessions will address commons in international law and in intellectual property, indigenous and local knowledge, urban knowledge commons, and scientific research considered as a commons. Amongst the keynote speakers, Isabelle Stengers, Professor in philosophy the University of Brussels, Julie Cohen, Law Professor at Georgetown University, Geertrui van Overwalle, Law Professor at Leuven University.

For organisational reasons, please register at berangere.gavaudo@sciencespo.fr

Access to the conferences is open and free for Sciences Po students, academics and staff, upon presentation of Sciences Po card.

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Event details
Thursday, 20 October, 2016 - 17:00 - Saturday, 22 October, 2016 - 13:00
Sciences Po, 13, rue de l'Université, Paris 7ème