Brussels Event to Evaluate Markets and Regulation in Europe and U.S.
WASHINGTON D.C. - The Progress & Freedom Foundation and the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) will be co-hosting a full day conference on Thursday, February 22nd in Brussels, Belgium to explore communications public policy concerns facing Europe and the U.S. "The Future of Communications Services in Europe and the United States: The Role of Regulation and Markets in a Converged World," will assemble policymakers, academics and industry representatives to discuss and debate policy best practices to ensure competition and investment in today's communications industry.
Opening keynote addresses will be offered by The Honorable C. Boyden Gray, Representative of the United States of America to the European Union, and Fabio Colasanti, European Commission Director General for Information Society and Media. Panel discussions following the morning addresses will cover such topics as network innovation and investment, network neutrality mandates, and the development of content that is critical to the success of communications platforms. The conference agenda can be found on the PFF and CEPS websites.
"The Future of Communications Services in Europe and the United States: The Role of Regulation and Markets in a Converged World" will be held at CEPS, 1 Place du Congrès, Brussels, Belgium. To register for the full day conference, please contact Mrs. Anne-Marie Boudou at firstname.lastname@example.org or +32 (0)2 229 39 12 or visit the CEPS event registration page. Alternately, you can register by contacting Ms. Jane Creel at email@example.com or 202-289-8928 or by visiting the PFF website. Members of the press should contact Mr. Marco Incerti at firstname.lastname@example.org or +32 (0)2 229 39 70. For more information on PFF's and CEPS's activities concerning the global communication marketplace and regulations, please visit their websites at www.pff.org and www.ceps.be, respectively.
Founded in Brussels in 1983, the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) is among the most experienced and authoritative think tanks operating in the European Union today. CEPS serves as a leading forum for debate on EU affairs, but its most distinguishing feature lies in its strong in-house research capacity, complemented by an extensive network of partner institutes throughout the world.
The Progress & Freedom Foundation is a market-oriented think tank that studies the digital revolution and its implications for public policy. It is a 501(c)(3) research & educational organization.