Archive | Working Group Intellectual Property Rights

The Expert Group "Intellectual Property Rights" was founded as a Working Group following the initiative by Pascal Ennaert of the Flemish Art Collection at NEMO's 22nd Annual Conference in Bologna, Italy in 2014.


For information about the Working Group's recent activities, please refer here.


  • January
    A feedback from NEMO's members on the recommendations made in the IPR study was collected and resulted in a position paper. Almost all organisations stated that copyright was an issue of concern in their country, all of them support and agree with NEMO's recommendations and conclusions drawn from the study, the paper should support their involvement in copyright legislation on national levels.
  • 12 November 2016 // Karlsruhe, Germany
    Working Group Meeting as part of NEMO's Annual Conference with guest presentation by Andrea Wallace, PhD Candidate and Postgraduate Researcher with CREATe, the University of Glasgow


  • September
    The Working Group published a report on "Intellectual property rights and museums". The report is backed by a study NEMO conducted earlier in 2015.
  • 7 November 2015 // Pilsen, Czech Republic
    Working Group Meeting as part of NEMO's Annual Conference, along with a C4C presentation (
    The meeting resulted in a recommendation from the group to NEMO and the NEMO board to join C4C.