ALAI Congress 22-23.6.2023

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  • Pariisi, Ranska

Vuoden 2023 ALAI-kongressi järjestetään 22-23.6.2023 Pariisissa. Kongressin teemana on tekoäly (AI) ja tekijänoikeus. 

Lisätietoja tapahtumasta: 

ALAI France - Congress 2023

Literary and artistic property through the prism of artificial intelligence

June 22-23, 2023, Paris

Provisional scientific program

Day 1 – Artificial intelligence and literary and artistic property:

the contours of the relationship

Morning :

To understand

9am Welcome

9h30-10h30 Speech

10:30-10:50 a.m. Keynotes:

What does AI mean for a lawyer?

10:50-11:10 Break

11:10 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. Round table:

The uses of AI in the culture sector: round table with demonstrations by artists (music, graphic arts, writing/translation, cinema)

12:20-12:45 Keynote:

The legal issues of AI in the cultural sector

12:45-2:15 p.m. Lunch break

Afternoon :

1. Understanding the upstream

2:15-2:30 p.m. The protection of AI tools by intellectual property

2:30-3:50 p.m. The use by generative AI of protected content 

- General introductory presentation: the need to clear pre-existing rights?

- Round table on freedom of use (exceptions, licenses, etc.)

3:50-4:10 p.m. Debate

4:10-4:40 p.m. Coffee break

2. Use of AI as a rights management and administration tool

4:40-5:10 p.m. AI and content recognition/moderation/prevention of counterfeiting

5:10-5:25 p.m. AI as a content recommendation tool

5:25-5:45 p.m. Debate

Closing of the first day

Day 2 – Artificial intelligence and literary and artistic property:

The status of AI productions

The contours of protection


Access to protection

9am-10.30am Characterization of the output as a work of authorship?

- The need for a natural person author

- Round table on the conditions of access to protection: originality, awareness of creation, irrelevant criteria, etc.

10:30-11:00 a.m. Coffee break

11 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Characterization of the output as a Performance?

- Artificial “work” vs real artist-performer

- "Real" work vs "artificial" artist-performer (deep fakes)

11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Characterization of the output as part of the “commons” (i.e., absence of private rights in the output)

- Criteria and regime of protection

- Consequences of the absence of protection: the risk of circumvention, what about the case of an author in the repertoire (for certain creations only?)…

12-12.30 p.m. Debate

12:30-2:00 p.m. Lunch break


The Regime of Rights

2 p.m.-3:20 p.m. The choice of legal regime (nature, ownership, rights, limitations)

- Copyright protection: classic or modified, specific

- Protection by a neighboring right or a sui generis right

3:20-4:00 p.m. AI and violation of rights: the choice of remedy

- Infringement and other kinds of recourse (parasitism and unfair competition)

- Personality rights

4-4:20 p.m. Coffee break4:20-4:50 p.m. Issues of transparency and remuneration

- Round table: transparency on AI-generated content; sharing and payment of remuneration when AI intervenes in the process

4:50-5:10 p.m. Debate

5.10-5.40 pm Synthesis and perspectives

5:40 p.m. ALAI General Assembly

Closing of the Congress