The Virus of IP Monopoly Capitalism: Virtual Roundtable




Society for International Development (SID) invites you to join an essential discussion situated in the current global tension between the proposed IP Waiver to accelerate access to Covid-19 remedies and the monopoly system that has been in place for the last 25 years. Together with guest panelists and authors involved in SID's flagship publication, Development Journal latest issue: "The World Needs Healthy Commons," SID aims to push the analysis beyond pharmaceutical monopolies and address the need for a new systemic approach to knowledge reward and advancement.

Date: Wednesday 19 May 2021

Time: 1400 – 1530 CET

Where: Zoom

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Susan Sell, School of Regulation and Global Governance, Australian National University
  • Mohammed El Said, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
  • Els Torreele, Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose; University College London
  • Ugo Pagano, Siena University

Moderator: Nicoletta Dentico - Society for International Development, Director Health Justice Programme

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