Adult event
Protecting My Rights: Abdelrahman Almuaini, Dr Alyaziah Khalifa, Majd Al Shehhi & Salha Obeaid

Protecting My Rights: Abdelrahman Almuaini, Dr Alyaziah Khalifa, Majd Al Shehhi & Salha Obeaid

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 15:00-15:50

Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 9, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai

Language: Arabic

Session No: 40 

Piracy is an escalating issue for writers and publishers around the globe. So how can authors, artists and publishers ensure the protection and preservation of their work?

Members of the Emirates Reprographic Rights Management Association (ERRA), the first and only of its kind in the region, will guide you through rights management and explain how you can safeguard your copyright.

Dr Alyaziah Khalifa is an Emirati researcher and writer who founded Dar Al Fulk for Translation and Publishing in 2015. She currently serves as a Secretary and board member of Emirates Reprographic Rights Management Association (ERRA). Khalifa published her first children’s picture book When Air Thinks in 2016.

Abdelrahman Almaeni  is the Secretary General of the Emirates Reprographic Rights Management Association (ERRA), the Secretary General of the Emirates Intellectual Property Association and the Director of the Institutional Development Office in the Excellence and Entrepreneurship Sector, Dubai Police General Command.

Majd Al Shehhi  is the Director of the Emirates Reprographic Rights Management Association (ERRA) and was part of Knowledge Without Borders, through which she managed the 1001 Titles project, aiming to publish and support Emirati authors.

Salha Obeaid is an Emirati writer who has published several short story collections as well as the novel Maybe It’s a Joke . Her most recent book, The Circle of Spices  was released in 2022. She is also the Emirates Reprographic Rights Management Association (ERRA) treasurer.
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Categories: Writing/Publishing