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ACCC Digital Platforms Inquiry Event

Insights and Impacts

23 January 2019

Join industry colleagues on Monday, 11th February 2019, for an informative half day morning seminar to unpack the insights contained in the ACCC’s preliminary Digital Platforms Inquiry report released 10 December 2018.

The seminar will have leading experts from the public and private sectors contribute to the policy debate, helping attendees to form views before the cut-off date for submissions on 15 February 2019.

Convened jointly by the Australian Chapter of the International Institute of Communications and the Centre for Media Transition at UTS, and held in partnership with Clifford Chance and Holding Redlich, the event will also feature 2 industry panels.


Panel 1 - Competition in media and advertising services markets panel—moderated by Clifford Chance partner, Dave Poddar.  

Speakers include:

  • Scott Gregson – Executive General Manager, Mergers & Adjudication Review Division (including Digital Platforms Inquiry and Consumer Data Right)
  • Thomas Vinje – Partner, Chairman, Global Antitrust Group, Clifford Chance 
  • Lauren Solomon – CEO – Consumer Policy Research Centre
  • Melanie Drayton, Assistant Commissioner, Regulation and Strategy, Office of the Australian Information Commissioner
Panel 2 – Impact of Digital Platforms on the supply of news and journalist content and implications for media content creators, advertisers and consumers - Moderated by Holding Redlich partner, Angela Flannery

Speakers include: -

  • Derek Wilding - IIC Australian Chapter President and Co-Director of the Centre for Media Transition 
  • Creina Chapman, ACMA Deputy Chair and CEO
  • Simon Milner, Vice President Public Policy APAC Facebook
  • Georgia-Kate Schubert, Head of Policy & Government Affairs, News Corp Australia
EVENT TIMETABLE

REGISTRATION FROM 8.45 AM
SEMINAR 9 AM TO MIDDAY
LIGHT LUNCH INCLUDED
POST EVENT

TICKETS $150
$75 Individuals from IIC Member organisations 

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