The second Creative Commons salon is this coming Wednesday, April 12 2006, at 1337 Mission St, San Francisco, CA.
Background info on Creative Commons salons from the Creative Commmons Salon Wiki
The CC Salon is a monthly event focused on building a community of artists and developers around Creative Commons licenses, standards, and technology. The first event is set for San Francisco with intention for the idea to replicate in other locations internationally.
The format for each event is to encourage loose networking amongst participants with 2-3 brief presentations from individuals and groups developing interesting projects that relate to the Creative Commons.
Here's the schedule:
- 6:00-7:00 - Drinks, conversation, and music
- 7:00-7:05 - Welcome
- 7:05-7:20 - James Polanco, http://www.fakescience.com, podcasting and fakescience music label
- 7:20-8:00 - Lucas Gonze, http://webjay.org/, http://gonze.com/weblog/ (40 min), "How the Net is Changing Music"
- A structured conversation about the unique features of net-native music.
- 8:00-8:20 - Bob Ostertag, http://creativecommons.org/weblog/entry/5831, http://bobostertag.com/
- Bob Ostertag released all of his music he has rights to under a CC BY-NC license
- 8:00-8:15 - Wrap-up, questions, etc.
- 8:15-9:00 - More drinks, conversation, and music by Minus Kelvin (http://minuskelvin.com/), featured http://www.wired.com/wired/archive/13.09/start.html?pg=8
Official Website: http://www.creativecommons.org/salon