18th Legal & Policy Assembly

The Legal & Policy Assembly brings together senior legal and policy experts from across the EBU Membership. It is a forum for updating Members on latest developments impacting public service media in Europe and beyond, as well as an opportunity for sharing experiences and networking.
 
This Autumn, we have had a more in-depth look at regulatory and ethical issues raised by Artificial Intelligence and we have also had a special focus on ensuring prominence of PSM in the online world. These two subjects have been presented by particularly interesting guest speakers :
 
Artificial Intelligence: Lucilla Sioli (European Commission), Alexandre Rouxel (EBU), Léonard Bouchet (RTS), Rhianne Jones (BBC) and Natali Helberger (Amsterdam University).
Prominence of PSM on the Internet Media Platform: Kevin Bakhurst (Ofcom/UK), Lieven Vermaele (VRT) and Renate Dörr (ZDF).
 
Members have also been updated with current and future platform regulation and policy subjects and have received the latest news about the EBU Public Affairs Roadmap and future EU priorities.
 
As announced, two new Members of the Legal and Policy Committee have been elected to complete two vacant seats. The newly elected Members of the Legal and Policy Committee are  Alan Morrison (SR, Sweden) and Ronald Vecht (NPO, Netherlands).

Presentations

 Artificial Intelligence (1st Panel) - Alexandre Rouxel, AI Project Engineer, Technology and Innovation Dept., EBU  Members Only
 Artificial Intelligence (1st Panel) - Rhianne Jones, BBC  Members Only
 Artificial Intelligence (1st Panel) - Natali Helberger, University of Amsterdam  Members Only
 Artificial Intelligence (Keynote) - Lucilla Sioli, European Commission  Members Only
 Public Affairs Roadmap - Nicola Frank, EBU  Members Only
 Competition Law, Digital Economy and Platform Business Practices - Konstantina Bania, EBU  Members Only
 Elections for the Legal and Policy Committee - Ausra Semeniene, EBU  Members Only
 Digital Services Act and Revision of the e-Commerce Directive - Michael Wagner and Wouter Gekiere, EBU  Members Only
 Copyright: NetCab and DSM Directives (plus update from the Copyright Group) - Heijo Ruijsenaars, Anne-Sarah Skrebers and Vincent Sneed, EBU  Members Only
 Data Protection (Update) - Anne-Catherine Berg and Guenaelle Collet, EBU  Members Only
 Implementation of the Audiovisual Media Services Directive - Jenny Weinand, EBU  Members Only
 Gender Equality Initiatives for Members - Claudia Vaccarone, Senior Strategy Advisor, EBU  Members Only
 Prominence of PSM on Internet Media Platform - Kevin Bakhurst, Ofcom  Members Only
 Prominence of PSM on Internet Media Platform - Renate Dörr, ZDF  Members Only
 Prominence of PSM on Internet Media Platform - Lieven Vermaele, VRT  Members Only

Details

Location: Geneva

Date: 

Members only

Working Languages: English - French - Russian

Accommodation

Starling Hotel
34 Rue François Peyrot
1218 Le Grand Saconnex

Crowne Plaza Geneva
75-77 Avenue Louis Casai
Geneva

Venue

EBU Headquarters
17A L'Ancienne Route
1218 Le Grand Saconnex

 

Contact detail

Mélanie Alexandre
Senior Executive Assistant
+41 22 717 25 05
alexandre@ebu.ch