Programme for Focus Session III

Tuesday, 22 September 2020, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Stabilisation of a Free Media System – From Thinking to Acting

A focus session organized by the European Regulators Group for Audiovisual Media Services (ERGA)

Moderation: Tobias Schmid, Chair of ERGA

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11:00 am

Impulse

by Roberto Viola, Director General of DG CONNECT, European Commission

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11:10 am

Interview

with Bernd Reichart, Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland

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11:30 am

Discussion Part 1

DESCRIBE THE INTERESTS – POSITIONS AND INITIAL CONSIDERATIONS

Sabine Verheyen, Member of the European Parliament,
Chair of the Committee for Culture and Education

Roch-Olivier Maistre, President of the French National Audiovisual Regulatory Authority
(CSA), France

Alexandra Laffitte, Vice Chair of EuroISPA

Laura Blaževičiūtė, Director General of All Media Lithuania

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12:00 pm

Discussion Part 2

SYNCHRONISE THE INTERESTS – POSSIBLE EUROPEAN SOLUTIONS

Sabine Verheyen, Member of the European Parliament,
Chair of the Committee for Culture and Education

Roch-Olivier Maistre, President of the French National Audiovisual Regulatory Authority
(CSA), France

Alexandra Laffitte, Vice Chair of EuroISPA

Laura Blaževičiūtė, Director General of All Media Lithuania

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12:20 pm

Closing remarks

Moderation: Tobias Schmid, Chair of ERGA