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Join the Pan-African Webinar on Copyright Masterclass:

Navigating Music Licensing & Protection in the Digital Age! 🌍🎶 on July 10th, 2024, from 2.00 PM EAT to 4.00 PM.

This exclusive event, in partnership with leading copyright organizations across Africa  -   IFPI (London), KECOBO (Kenya), CAPASSO (South Africa), COSOTA (Tanzania), and UMA (Uganda) will empower African artists by bringing together leading copyright organizations, artists, composers and music professionals.

Moderated by Muriuki Kiai from Mdundo, a dynamic and prominent figure in Africa's music industry. She is known for her deep expertise in copyright law and exceptional hosting skills with the continent's most notable music industry players and stars.

We will be joined by notable music experts in the music. Among the distinguished panelists are:

Roland Nzanzu: Head of Licensing at CAPASSO. Roland is a passionate Pan-African music business enthusiast with a wealth of experience in fostering collaborations and creating opportunities for artists.

Sharon Chahale Watta: Deputy Executive Director at KECOBO. An accomplished intellectual property lawyer with 14 years of industry experience, having served as a copyright prosecutor, CEO of a CMO, and IP trainer.

Geoffrey Ekongot: Executive Director at UMA. With 18 years of experience in the music industry, Geoffrey is a music business advocate and creative professional, having served as a consultant for MTV Base and British Council Uganda.

Naomi Mungure: Head of Licensing at COSOTA. Naomi is a key figure in the fight against piracy in Tanzania, with a strong background in intellectual property and corporate management.

Robert Hooijer, an expert in copyright administration and music business management, is a retired CEO of SAMRO and former Interim Director General of CISAC. He now serves as a Senior Consultant for Sub-Saharan Africa at IFPI.

This webinar is ideal for musicians, artists, composers, songwriters, music producers, publishers, industry professionals, and legal practitioners in intellectual property. Discover key concepts and legal frameworks of music copyright, understand music licensing and explore methods to safeguard your intellectual property. 

Don't miss this opportunity to learn from the best in the industry and take your music career to the next level. Register now and secure your spot for this transformative webinar!

Let's shape the future of African music together! 🌍🎶


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