Dr. Michael Geist to speak at Red Deer College in March

"Why Copyright? The Fight for Canada's Digital Future"

Wednesday, March 11, 2009
7:30 p.m.
RDC Arts Centre, Main Stage

Dr. Geist teaches law at the University of Ottawa. There he is the Canada Research Chair of Internet and E-commerce Law.

Geist has written a variety of articles and government reports on the internet and law. He is a regular columnist as well in newspapers such as the Toronto Star, Ottawa Citizen and Vancouver Sun. Dr. Geist's work also involves serving on the Privacy Commissioner of Canada's Expert Advisory Board and maintaining the website http://www.privacyinfo.ca, a leading privacy law resource. He has also served on many other boards for internet and IT law organizations.

Dr. Geist has won many awards over the years, and his work is well respected among colleagues, the government and those in the internet and law industry.

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