Culture, Media and Sport Committee

Session 2005-06

9 May 2006

Second oral evidence session

New inquiry: New media and the creative industries

The Culture, Media and Sport Committee announced in November 2005 an inquiry into the challenges and opportunities for the creative industries arising from the development of new media platforms.  For the purposes of the inquiry, the term “creative industries” includes music, visual broadcasts, sound broadcasts, film, graphic art, design, advertising, fashion and games software.

The Committee will hold its second oral evidence session at the House of Commons in the Grimond Room, Portcullis House on Tuesday 16 May at 10.30am.  The witnesses will be:

At 10.30am

Creative Commons
National Consumer Council
Music Managers Forum
British Music Rights

At approx 11.30am

Alliance Against IP Theft
Creators’ Rights Alliance
Phonographic Performance Ltd
Design & Artists Copyright Society