Benjamin White

Benjamin White, Head of Intellectual Property at the British Library

Head of Intellectual Property

British Library

Benjamin has a background in publishing having worked for Pearson Education internationally, as well as for Ordnance Survey. He is active in the Intellectual Property field within the UK having sat on a number of bodies including the BBC's Creative Archive Advisory Board, the UK Government's Creative Economy Programme (Competition and Intellectual Property), i2010 Digital Libraries Programme, as well as the Institute of Public Policy Research's Advisory Board on Intellectual Property and the Public Sphere. Benjamin currently chairs the copyright group of the Council for European National Librarians and  sits on the UK Intellectual Property Office’s Copyright Research Expert Advisory Group.

 

Benjamin White is the Head of Intellectual Property at the British Library and currently chairs the legal working group of the Conference of European National Librarians. He also sits on the copyright working groups of IFLA and LIBER, as well the UK Intellectual Property Office’s Unregistered Intellectual Properties Research Expert Advisory Group.

 

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