Speaker of the Day: Marcus Schmitt


Marcus Schmitt, COPYTRACK CEO, will be speaking at the seminar Can Blockchain Be Applied to the Photo Industry? which is part of the CEPIC Innovation Day. The seminar will held at the Martim proArte Hotel in Berlin on 30 May 2018.

Marcus has more than 25 years of cross-industry experience in building, scaling and managing small and medium enterprises in Europe, Asia and the US. With his private investment company Front Equity, he was founder and investor of many ventures. Based on his experience, Marcus founded COPYTRACK, a fully automated platform for photographers, image agencies, publishers and e-commerce providers, and recently launched the Global Copyright Register. Photographers as well as picture agencies from all over the world enjoy the free to use and service and fair payout system which takes purely success-based commissions. In addition to image tracking, post-licensing and legal enforcement, in 140 countries, the Global Copyright Register will start mid 2018 and create global transparency and fairness for the image rights market.