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

Tuesday 12 February 2019

Sarah Jones, Head, School of Media, Birmingham City University, Professor Andrew Przybylski, Director of Research, Oxford Internet Institute, and Michael Veale, Researcher, University College London


Wednesday 27 February 2019

Dr Henrietta Bowden-Jones, Director, National Problem Gambling Clinic, Dr Daria Kuss, Nottingham Trent University, and Dr David Zendle, York St John University


Tuesday 5 March 2019

Jack Edwards, vlogger, lifestyle blogger, and BBC presenter, James Good, Game Quitters, and Matúš Mikuš, Game Quitters


Tuesday 19 March 2019

Stephen Collins, Senior Director, Public Policy International, and Will Scougal, International Director, Creative Strategy, Snapchat


Tuesday 2 April 2019

Neil McClarty, VP, Growth and Product Services, and Kelvin Plomer, Director of Player Experience, Jagex


Wednesday 24 April 2019

James Dean, Managing Director, and Rob Black, Chief Operating Officer, ESL, and Nick Fry, Head of Commercial and Board Adviser, Fnatic; Kish Hirani, Chair, BAME in Games, Marie-Claire Isaaman, Chief Executive, Women in Games, Flora Tasse, Chief Technology Officer, Selerio, and Jodie Azhar, Game Director, POC in Play


Tuesday 30 April 2019

Colin Anderson, Commercial Director, Earthbound Games, Keeley Bunting, Senior Designer, Outplay, Tony Gowland, Founder, Ant Workshop, and Timea Tabori, National Coordinator for Women in Games in Scotland and Engine Programmer at Rockstar North


Wednesday 15 May 2019

Claire Lilley, Child Safety Policy Manager, Google EMEA, Marco Pancini, Public Policy Director, and Rich Waterworth, Marketing Director, YouTube EMEA; Karina Newton, Head of Public Policy, and Vishal Shah, Head of Product, Instagram


Wednesday 19 June 2019

Shaun Campbell, UK Country Manager, and Kerry Hopkins, Vice President, Legal and Government Affairs, Electronic Arts, and Matthew Weissinger, Director of Marketing, and Canon Pence, General Counsel, Epic Games


Wednesday 26 June 2019

Alex Dale, Senior Vice President, Head of Portfolio and New Games, and Adam Mitton, Vice President for Legal, King, Chester King, Chief Executive, British Esports Association, Ian Rice, Director General, Video Standards Council, Dr Jo Twist OBE, Chief Executive, Ukie, and Dr Richard Wilson OBE, Chief Executive, TIGA


Tuesday 2 July 2019

Elizabeth Denham, Information Commissioner, and Steve Wood, Deputy Commissioner (Policy), Information Commissioner’s Office; Margot James MP, Minister for Digital and the Creative Industries


Monday 22 July 2019

Neil McArthur, Chief Executive, and Brad Enright, Programme Director, Gambling Commission


Published: 12 September 2019