Trade and Industry Press Notice No 50 22.10.04

TRADE AND INDUSTRY COMMITTEE

COMMITTEE OFFICE     HOUSE OF COMMONS    7 MILLBANK     LONDON SW1P 3JA

Telephone: 020 7219 5777/5779

PN 50 of Session 2003-04

PRESS NOTICE

Oral Evidence Sessions

The Department of Trade and Industry: Structure, aims and resources

The Trade and Industry Committee holds regular evidence sessions on the structure, aims and resources of the Department of Trade and Industry. As part of its programme, the Committee will take oral evidence at 9.15 am on Tuesday 26 October in Committee Room 16 of the House of Commons from Sir Robin Young, KCB, Permanent Secretary, Department of Trade and Industry.

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 at 2.45 pm on Tuesday 26 October 2004 in the Grimond Room, Portcullis House from Cisco Systems Inc.  This is expected to be the last session of oral evidence for this inquiry.

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

The meetings will be webcast live at www.parliamentlive.tv .

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

22 October 2004