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Annual Conference on European Media Law 2018

Review of the Audiovisual Media Services legal landscape; Media online platforms in focus


The conference aims to keep media law practitioners up-to-date by providing an overview of the latest policy developments, legislative initiatives and case law in this field.

Key topics

  • Legislative packages contributing to the Digital Single Market
  • Future framework for the Audiovisual Media Services Directive: focus on video sharing platforms
  • GDPR: key changes for the media and IT sector
  • Proposed Regulation on e-Privacy: relationship to GDPR, future of cookies, advertising and other marketing measures
  • Ongoing competition law investigations affecting media companies
  • Latest jurisprudence of the CJEU and ECtHR relevant for the media sector

Who should attend?

Lawyers in private practice specialised in media law and information technology, in-house counsel and other legal practitioners in the media sector.



Mark D. Cole, Professor, University of Luxembourg; Director for Academic Affairs, Institute of European Media Law (EMR), Saarbrucken

Vincent de Dorlodot, General Counsel, RTL Group, Luxembourg

Nico van Eijk, Professor of Information Law, Media and Telecommunication, University of Amsterdam

Laurent Garzaniti, Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP, Brussels

Anna Herold, Head of Unit, AVMS Policy, DG CNECT, European Commission, Brussels

Michael R. Kogler, Legal Adviser, Audiovisual, Media Law, Austrian Federal Chancellery, Vienna

Dominique Moore, Member of the Legal Service, European Parliament, Brussels

Grégoire Polad, Director General, Association of Commercial Television in Europe, Brussels

Tobias Schmid, Director, Media Authority of North Rhine-Westphalia (LfM), Düsseldorf

Eleni-Tatiani Synodinou, Associate Professor, Department of Law, University of Cyprus


7 Jun 2018 @ 09:00 am

8 Jun 2018 @ 01:00 pm

Duration: 1 days, 4 hours


MCE Management Centre Europe

Rue de l\'Aqueduc 151



Organised by

Academy of European Law (ERA)

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