|−|(Johann) Paul Keller was born in 1974. Holds a masters degree in Comparative Political Science (UvA 2002). Before joining Waag Society in November 2002 he worked as a cycle messenger, web developer and festival editor (next5minutes). Heads the Public Domain programme of [[ Waag Society]]. The activities of the Public Domain programme focus on the legal and social aspects of the network society. The current focus of this programma lies on issues related to intelectual property rights (Copyrights on the internet, Creative Commons , Access to knowledge). Also coordinates Waag Societies international Exchange programmes, specifically the Waag Sarai Exchange Platform (together with [[Sarai/CSDS]] in Delhi, India and the Alternative Law Forum in Bangalore, India) and the EU-India project 'Towards a Culture of Open Networks' (a Collaboration with Sarai/CSDS and [[Public Netbase/t0]] from [[Vienna]]). Also edits and runs www.noborder.org. |+|
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Paul Keller (1974) is director of Kennisland, an Amsterdam-based think tank focusing on complex challenges in society which require new forms of innovation. Paul initiates projects, advises governments, cultural heritage institutions and other organisations on copyright policy, open data and open innovation strategies. On behalf of Kennisland and public cultural heritage institutions, he advocates for more flexible copyright policies that better align with the needs of an inclusive digital society. Paul is a board member of Creative Commons International and a board member of the Europeana Foundation. He has been instrumental in writing Europeana's public domain charter and developing the Europeana Licensing Framework as well as the Europeana Publication Framework.
He holds a masters degree in Comparative Political Science from the University of Amsterdam, 2002. From 2002 he was part of the Waag Society where he led the Public Domain programme on the legal and social aspects of the network society and coordinated the Waag Sarai Exchange Platform (together with Sarai/CSDS in Delhi, India and the Alternative Law Forum in Bangalore, India). He was also editor of noborder.org.