Programme for Focus Session II

Thursday, 10 September 2020, 11 am – 12:30 pm

“Time to reflect – approaches for a new EU media policy”

A focus session organized by the Länder in cooperation with the Institute of European Media Law (EMR)

Moderators: Monika Jones, Deutsche Welle / Prof Dr Mark D. Cole and Prof Dr Stephan Ory, EMR


11:00 am



11:05 am


Monika Jones together with Prof Dr Mark D. Cole


11:20 am

Opening of the virtual market stalls


11:25 am

Video sharing platforms – do we need further regulation?

with Grégoire Polad, ACT


11:35 am

User interfaces from the perspective of regulators, providers & users

with Carine Léa Chardon, ZVEI


11:45 am

Rules on the online findability of content of general interest, especially that of public service broadcasters

with Dr Richard Burnley, EBU


11:55 am

Transparency and anti-discrimination rules of the Inter-State Media Treaty from the point of view of Google

with Michael Neuber, Google


12:05 pm

Opportunities and risks in using the Inter-State Media Treaty as a best-practice example for other member states

with Dr Daniel Knapp, IAB Europe


12:15 pm

Summary of the focus session


12:30 pm