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Formal meeting (oral evidence session): Digital regulation

Communications and Digital Committee
Digital regulation

Tuesday 2 November 2021

Start times: 2.15pm (private) 2.30pm (public)


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Digital Regulation Cooperation Forum gives evidence to Lords Committee

The Communications and Digital Committee takes evidence from the Digital Regulation Cooperation Forum in the first evidence session of its new inquiry into digital regulation.

Meeting details

At 2.30pm: Oral evidence
Inquiry Digital regulation
Senior Director, Digital Markets Unit at Competition and Markets Authority
Chief Economist and interim Director of Competition at Financial Conduct Authority
Director of Technology and Innovation at Information Commissioner's Office
Public Policy Director at Ofcom

Background

The inquiry investigates the effectiveness of digital regulation and how to ensure that it is forward-looking, joined-up, and subject to Parliamentary scrutiny.

Possible questions

Possible questions and areas for discussion with witnesses include:

  • Has digital regulation kept pace with developments in technology?
  • What will be the biggest challenges for digital regulators over the next ten years?
  • How could regulators compete better with tech companies to attract and retain the most talented staff?
  • How can digital regulators work more effectively with international partners?

Further information

Location

Room 4, Palace of Westminster

How to attend