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EIC to Educate Congress

Feb 3, 2005  •  Post A Comment

The Entertainment Industries Council is planning a congressional briefing in Washington Feb. 17 to educate Capitol Hill staffers about the value of protecting digital content and the role of the EIC in encouraging use of industry influence to address health and social issues.

Speakers slated for the event include Rep. Diane Watson, D-Calif.; Rep. Mark Foley, R-Fla.; Alan Wurtzel, president, NBC Universal research and development; Meredith Wagner, Lifetime Entertainment Services, executive VP, public affairs and corporate communications; Tom Farley, president and CEO, Chris Farley Foundation; Imara Jones, director, corporate relations, Initiative on HIV/AIDS, Viacom. Brian Dyak, EIC president and CEO, will moderate.