Bird & Bird Media Seminar


Date: 11 October 2016
Time: 15:00 – 18:00    Venue: Bird & Bird The Hague, Zuid-Hollandplein 22, 2596 AW The Hague


Bird & Bird The Hague hosts its annual Media Seminar on Tuesday 11th of October. The Digital Single Market will play an important role and also the consequences of the Brexit will be discussed. There will be two parallel sessions with four different topics:

  • Reform European copyright
  • Brexit and the media
  • Reform EU directive AVMS
  • New EU guidelines for online platforms

The presentations will be held in Dutch.

Who should attend?

Professionals in the media industry

Would you like to attend?

The programme

15:00 – 15:20

  • Registration

15:20 – 15:30

  • Welcome
    Olaf Trojan

15:30 – 16:30

  • Parallel session 1
    Reform European copyright
    Wieke During, Bird & Bird and Thijs van den Heuvel, Bird & Bird
    Brexit and the Media
    Jacques Pelkmans, Centre for European Policy Studies

16:30 – 17:00

  • Break

17:00 – 18:00      

  • Parallel session 2
    Reform EU directive AVMS
    Paul Waszink, Bird & Bird and Jorn van Steenis, Bird & Bird
    New EU guidelines for online platforms
    Roelien van Neck, Bird & Bird and Olaf Trojan, Bird & Bird

18:00 – 19:00      

  • Drinks and networking