LORDS

Media Convergence: Oral evidence

Watch the evidence sessions from the Media Convergence inquiry using the playlist above, or the links to individual sessions below.

Tuesday 23 October 2012

Witnesses

  • Dr Damian Tambini, Senior Lecturer in Media and Communications, LSE; and Professor Stewart Purvis, Professor of Television Journalism, City University, London
  • Professor Patrick Barwise, Professor of Management and Marketing, London Business School; and Dr David Levy, Director of the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, Oxford University

Tuesday 30 October 2012

Witness

  • Mr Tim Suter, Managing Director, Perspective

Tuesday 6 November 2012

Witnesses

  • Professor Martin Cave OBE, Deputy Chair, Competition Commission (though speaking strictly in a personal capacity); and Professor Tommaso Valletti, Professor of Economics, Imperial College, London

Tuesday 13 November 2012

Witnesses

  • Mr Sean Williams, Group Director of Strategy, Policy and Portfolio, BT
  • Mr David Wheeldon, Director of Policy & Public Affairs; and Mr Alan Sewell, Chief Economist, BSkyB

Tuesday 20 November 2012

Witnesses

  • Ms Jane Turton, Chief Operating Officer, All3Media, and PACT Council Member; Mr Wil Stephens, Founder, Cube Interactive, and Pact Council Member
  • Mr Hugo Lindsay, Director of Regulatory Affairs, Virgin Media

Tuesday 27 November 2012

Witnesses

  • Mr John Tate, Director of Policy and Strategy, and Mr James Heath, Controller of Policy, BBC
  • Mr Dan Brooke, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, Mr Keith Underwood, Director of Strategy, and Mr Richard Davidson-Houston, Head of Online, Channel 4

Tuesday 4 December 2012

Witnesses

  • Mr Edward Rousell, Digital Editor, Telegraph Media Group
  • Mr Simon Milner, Policy Director, Facebook, and Ms Sarah Hunter, Head of UK Public Policy, Google

Tuesday 11 December 2012

Witness

  • (via video link) from Mr Robert Madelin, Director-General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology, European Commission

Tuesday 18 December 2012

Witnesses

  • Mr Andrew Heaney, Executive Director of Strategy and Regulation, TalkTalk
  • Mr Andrew Harrison, CEO, RadioCentre

Tuesday 15 January 2013

Witnesses

  • Ms Lara Fielden, Visiting Fellow, Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
  • Mr Simon Pitts, Director of Strategy and Transformation, and Mr Magnus Brooke, Director of Policy and Regulatory Affairs, ITV

Tuesday 22 January 2013

Witnesses

  • Mr Nigel Warner, Associate Fellow, Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR)
  • Ms Louise McElvogue, member of the Australian Convergence Review

Tuesday 29 January 2013

Witnesses

  • Mr Richard Hooper CBE; Mr Philip Graf CBE
  • Mr Ed Richards, CEO, Ofcom

Tuesday 5 February 2013

Witnesses

  • Mr Peter Johnson, CEO, and Ms Ruth Evans, Chair, ATVOD
  • Mr Julian McGougan, Head of Public Policy, and Ms Wendy McMillan, Director of Group Strategy & Business Development, Arqiva

Tuesday 12 February 2013

Witness

  • Mr Ed Vaizey MP, Minister for Culture, Communications and Creative Industries, Department for Culture, Media and Sport