CANCELLED - ROUTE 3 : The Arts and the TTIP
The global economy is being reshaped – but with little transparency. The border between public and private is shaking, as well as the balance between regions, countries and classes. Not just the economy is at stake, as the environment, democratic participation, food safety, employment standards, intellectual property are also at risk. The “cultural exception”, excluding cultural goods from the trade deal, has been widely debated. But shall we believe it’s enough to safeguard cultural diversity? Do we turn a blind eye to the possible risks related to art subsidies, copyright issues, safety regulations and the market logic that may further affect the realm of our sector? Get a comprehensive insight from an expert and share your views on the topic.