On Wednesday, March 6th 2019, the Hellenic Copyright Organization (HCO) and the Regional Directorates of Primary and secondary Education of Aitoloakarnania organized a seminar at the 6thPrimary School of Agrinio with the title “Copyright and Education”. Representatives of the HCO were welcomed by Mr. Theodoros Tsalikis and Mr. Renos Christodoulidis, of Heads of School Activities of the Directorates of Primary and Secondary Education of Aitoloakarnania accordingly and Mr. Christos Kolovos, Director of the Directorate of Primary Education of Aitoloakarnania.
The aim of the seminar was to inform teachers of Evia about the educational programme «Copyright and Related Rights» that was launched by the HCO as well as the importance of the authors’ work (writers, visual artists, photographers, music composers, software developers etc.) and related rights rightholders (singers, musicians, actors, publishers, film and records producers etc.). The content of the seminar was focused on the the exceptions that concern both teachers and pupils.
The seminar was attended by approximately 20 school teachers.
All attendees were handed a folder containing informative and educational material, including a handbook about copyright for primary school pupils, another one for teachers, a comic book, post cards and stickers with the logo of the programme and more.
The teachers have had the opportunity to address some significant questions to the representatives of the HCO.
The following photos were taken during the event.