Co-sponsored by

WG 6.11
Sponsored by

Gesellschaft fuer Informatik e.V.
Working Group ECOM
Sponsored by


7th International Workshop for Technical, Economic and Legal Aspects
of Business Models for Virtual Goods
incorporating the 5th International ODRL Workshop

Nancy, 22 Sep 2009, France.
in co-location with IFIP I3E, 23-25 Sep 2009
and with ODRL group meeting 21 Sep 2009

A panoramic view of Place Stanislas

Keynote speaker:

Bill Rosenblatt "The Trajectory of DRM Technologies: Past, Present, and Future"

Topics of interest include, but are not restricted to, the following aspects:

  • New business models of virtual goods
  • Peer-to-peer distribution systems
  • Web service infrastructures of securing virtual goods
  • Digital rights management: technical solutions, user acceptance
  • Content protection (watermarking, encryption, signatures)
  • Rights and policy expression languages, esp. but not only ODRL
  • ODRL profiles and applications
  • Rights expression/policy models
  • Policy aware Web
  • Interoperability within rights expression/policy languages
  • Economic models of pure virtual environments (Second Life, etc)
  • Underground markets: malware, copyright infringement, etc.
  • Digital libraries
  • Forensics of digital rights
  • Economic role of the actors
  • Impact on the society
  • E-culture participation
  • Social networks
  • Social commerce


09/28/2009 8th Virtual Goods Workshop and the 6th ODRL Workshop 2010 in Namur, Belgium