Trade and Industry Press Notice No 13

ORAL EVIDENCE SESSIONS

Inquiry into Progress towards the Knowledge-driven Economy

As part of its inquiry into Progress towards the Knowledge-driven Economy, the Trade and Industry Committee will be taking evidence on Tuesday, 9 March 2004 at the House of Commons in Committee Room 16.  The Committee will hear from:

9.00 a.m.  Private meeting.

9.15 a.m.  The National Association of Software and Service Companies, represented by:

    Mr Sunil Mehta

Inquiry into the UK Automotive Industry in 2004

As part of its inquiry into the UK Automotive Industry in 2004, the Trade & Industry Committee will be taking evidence on Tuesday, 9 March 2004 at the House of Commons in the Grimond Room, Portcullis House.  The Committee will hear from:

2.15 p.m.Private Meeting.

2.30 p.m.  Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders Ltd, represented by

    Christopher Macgowan, Chief Executive

    Paul Everitt, Head of Communications, Economics and Policy

    Graham Broome, Chief Executive, Industry Forum

3.15 p.m.  Transport and General Workers Union, represented by

    Steve Hart, Senior Regional Industrial Organiser

These meetings are open to the public.  All timings are approximate.

For further information please contact the Committee Office 020 7219 5777/ 5779.

4 March  2004

ENDS