The Copia Inaugural Summit

March 12th & 13th, 2015
Registration opens March 12th at 1:00pm
Opening day reception at 6:00pm

The Tech Museum Of Innovation
201 South Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113

March 12th

1:00pm Registration
2:00pm Introduction to Copia
2:30pm Innovation Principles — General Counsels Roundtable Discussion
  • Vijaya Gadde, Twitter
  • Michael Callahan, LinkedIn
  • Bart Volkmer, Dropbox
  • Denelle Dixon-Thayer, Mozilla
  • Ken Carter, Cloudflare
  • Paul Sieminski, Automattic
  • Liz Simon, General Assembly
  • Moderator: Michael Masnick
3:30pm Disruptive Innovation Breakout Groups
  • Health Data & Ethics
  • 3D Printing & Intellectual Property
  • Building On The Blockchain
5:00pm IMAX Showing & Open Discussion

Attend a special film showing in the IMAX Dome, or network with other guests in the Techshop.

6:00pm Reception

Held in the upstairs gallery, where attendees can experience some of the museum's interactive exhibits.

March 13th

8:00am Continental Breakfast
9:00am Innovation Principles — Followup Discussion

A revised Statement of Innovation Principles based on the GC roundtable is presented to all attendees for discussion and feedback.

10:00am Policy Challenge Breakout Groups
  • Patents
  • Copyright
  • Privacy & Surveillance
  • Broadband Access
11:30amFree Expression & The Internet — Roundtable Discussion
  • Michelle Paulson, Senior Legal Counsel, Wikimedia Foundation
  • Sarah Jeong, Lawyer/Writer
  • Dave Willner, Policy, Safety, Privacy & Support, Secret
  • Moderator: Michael Masnick
12:30pm Summit Report Lunch Salon

We'll be working on a followup report looking at the most interesting ideas and initiatives to come out of the summit. Help us decide what it should contain.