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10/12/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 10/12/2021 19:32

Media advisory - Informal video conference of telecommunications ministers of 14 October 2021

Indicative programme

All times are approximate and subject to change

Chair: Boštjan Koritnik, Slovenian Minister for Public Administration

+/- 10.00Beginning of the Informal video conference of telecommunications ministers

- Artificial Intelligence Act (public session)

At the end of the meeting (+/- 14.15) press conference in live streaming.

Arrangements for the press conference

The press conference will be accessible in video conference. It will be moderated from the Council press room. In order to participate and ask questions, EU accredited journalists should register using this link.

Those who already registered for previous press briefings or press conferences of telecommunications ministers do not need to do it again.

  • Deadline for registration: Thursday, 14 October 2021, 13.15

Further instructions will be sent to all registered participants shortly after the deadline.

In light of the gradual relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions in Belgium, journalists wishing to be physically present for the press conference are invited to register using this form.

Please note that the GSC needs to comply with the applicable Belgian rules. For these measures to be effective, media representatives' full cooperation and responsible individual conduct are essential and in particular:

  • keep a distance of at least 1.5 meters from other persons;
  • wash your hands regularly throughout the day;
  • wear a face mask
  • if you feel ill, please abstain from entering the GSC buildings.

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