Culture, Media and Sport Committee

20 October 2006

Session 2005-06

Seventh oral evidence session

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 seventh oral evidence session at the House of Commons in the Thatcher Room, Portcullis House on Thursday 26 October  at 10.30am. 

The witnesses will be:

At 10.30am  
Mr Nikesh Arora - Vice President of European Operations
Mr Andrew Mclaughlin - Head of Global Public Policy