Weekly Information Bulletin: 24th October 2009
House of Lords Committees:
Forthcoming Public Meetings
26 - 30 October 2009
Further enquiries about Lords Committees can be made to the Lords Committee Office: 020 7219 2940
Monday 26 October
Tuesday 27 October
EU Sub-Committee A: Economic and Financial Affairs, and International Trade
Subject: Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive
Witnesses: Mr Andrew Baker, Chief Executive, Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA); Mr Peter Rosenbaum, Director, and Ms Joanna Cound, Managing Director, BlackRock.
Subject: Private Finance Projects and off-balance sheet debt
Witnesses: Susan Anderson, CBI Director of Public Services; Dougie Sutherland, Managing Director of Interserve Investments; and Ian Rylatt, Managing Director of Balfour Beatty Capital.
Wednesday 28 October
Subject: The British Film and Television Industries.
Witnesses: Mark Thompson, Director General, and Ms Caroline Thomson, Chief Operating Officer, BBC; and Ms Kate O'Connor, Executive Director - Policy and Development, Deputy CEO, and Mr Peter Dale, Chair - Television Skills Council, Skillset.
Science and Technology
Subject: Setting Science and Technology Research Funding Priorities
Witnesses: Mr Jeremy Clayton, Deputy Head of the Government Office for Science, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills; Dr Graeme Reid, Deputy Director, Economic Impact, Research Base Directorate, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills; and Lord Sainsbury of Turville.
Thursday 29 October
EU Sub-Committee C: Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy
Subject: EU and China
Witnesses: Mr Chris Bryant MP, Minister for Europe, Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
Friday 30 October
Select committees marked with * will be taken by BBC Parliament