Schedule--April 8, 2005

8:30am  Registration/Continental Breakfast

9:00am  Welcoming Remarks

Theme 1: The New Versus Derivative Distinction and Artistic Creativity

9:15am  Interlude: Interactive interview on music creativity
Eric Hellweg interviewing Mike Doughty

9:45am  Panel on "borrowing," "stealing" and traditional modes of creativity
William Fisher, William Alford, Lawrence Ferrara, Paul Hoffert, Matthew Pearl

10:45am  Interlude: Tracking a rhythm across genres and cultures
Wayne Marshall

11:15am Break

Theme 2: New Genres, Creators, and Business Models

11:30am  Interlude: Mashup movies
Yochai Benkler

12:00pm  Panel on new opportunities and responses from traditional models and players
Maria Daniels, David Dixon, Walter McDonough, Kembrew McLeod, Naomi Novik, Wendy Seltzer

1:00pm  Interlude: Machinima
Paul Marino

1:30pm Lunch (provided)

Theme 3: Artists' Interests and Rights in Downstream Uses of Their Works

2:30pm  Panel discussion of the complexity of the issues and artists' responses
Jeffrey Cunard, John Perry Barlow, Jenny Toomey, Rebecca Tushnet, Siva Vaidhyanathan, Shoshona Zisk

3:30pm  Interlude: 3 Notes Runnin'
Michael Bell-Smith

4:15pm  Closing Thoughts

7:00pm  Food For Thought Dinners