The Digital Economy Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Tuesday 10 November 2015 Question number

Mike Cherry, Policy Director, Federation of Small Businesses, Rob Lamb, Cloud Business Director and Chief Technology Officer, EMC Corporation, and John Connolly, Managing Director, Centre for Digital Innovation, Humber LEP


Dr Maren Deepwell, Chief Executive, Association for Learning Technology, Dean Cassar, Director of Resources, Tech Partnership, and Seetha Kumar, Chief Executive Officer, Creative Skillset


Tuesday 24 November 2015

Andrew Byrne, Head of Public Policy in the UK and Ireland, Uber, Alex Depledge, Chief Executive Officer,, and Ben Williams, Head of Operations, AdBlockPlus


Richard Massett, Chairman, Licensed Taxi Drivers Association, Charlotte Holloway, Head of Policy and Associate Director, techUK, and Steve Chester, Director of Data and Industry Programmes, Internet Advertising Bureau UK


Tuesday 15 December 2015

Susie Winter, Director of Policy and Communications, Publishers Association, Jane Dyball, Chief Executive, Music Publishers Association, representing UK Music, and Catherine Courtney, Legal Adviser, News Media Association


Dominic Young, Chief Executive Officer, The Copyright Hub Foundation, and Richard Mollet, Chair, Alliance for Intellectual Property


Baroness Neville-Rolfe DBE CMG, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, and Minister for Intellectual Property, and John Alty, Chief Executive Officer, Intellectual Property Office


Tuesday 12 January 2016

Patrick Robinson, Head of Public Policy in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Airbnb, and Ufi Ibrahim, Chief Executive, British Hospitality Association


Russell Gould, Chief Operating Officer, Everline, Gareth Mann, CEO, Digital Contact, Matt Hammerstein, MD, Customer and Consumer Engagement, Barclays Bank, and Olly Betts, CEO,


Tuesday 23 February 2016

Matt O’Neill, Major Projects Manager, Cheshire East Council, Chris Taylor, Connecting Shropshire Programme Manager, Shropshire Council, and Herb Kim, Interim Head, Tech North


Brhmie Balaram, Senior Researcher, RSA, and author of Fair Share: Reclaiming power in the sharing economy, Debbie Wosskow, author of Unlocking the sharing economy: an independent review, and Professor Diane Coyle OBE, Professor of Economics, Manchester University, Fellow of the ONS, and author of The Sharing Economy


Tuesday 8 March 2016

Jo Twist, CEO, Ukie, Chris van der Kuyl, Chairman, 4J Studios, and Philip Oliver, CEO, Radiant Worlds


Helen Dickinson, Chief Executive, British Retail Consortium, and Paul Misener, Vice-President, Global Public Policy, Amazon


Tuesday 22 March 2016

Ed Vaizey MP, Minister of State for Culture and the Digital Economy, Department for Culture, Media and Sport and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills


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15 July 2016