Fri. May 20th, 2022

25 March 8.45

Andreas Schwab for the Parliament, Cédric O for Council’s French Presidency, and Margrethe Vestager and Thierry Breton for the Commission will give a joint press conference on Friday.

EU lawmakers will inform the media about the outcome of the trilogue (three-way talks between Parliament, Council and Commission) on the Digital Markets Act, on which a provisional agreement was struck on Thursday evening (press release).

Press conference on the Digital Markets Act (DMA) – results of the trilogue

Who: Parliament’s rapporteur Andreas Schwab (EPP, DE), French Secretary of State for the Digital Transition Cédric O on behalf of the Council, Commission Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager, in charge of Competition, and Commissioner for the Internal Market Thierry Breton

When: Friday 25 March, 8.45-9.30 CET

Where: European Parliament in Brussels, Anna Politkovskaya press conference room (0A50), Spaak building, with physical and remote participation

How: Accredited media representatives can enter Parliament. Journalists wishing to ask questions remotely need to connect via Interactio.

The press conference will also be web streamed live and recorded on Parliament’s Multimedia Centre.

Interpretation will be available in English, French and German.

How to connect via Interactio

Journalists wishing to actively participate and ask questions, please connect via Interactio by using this link: https://broadcaster.interactio.eu/join/66e2-hy1p-1w4u

When connecting, enter your name and the media you are representing in the first name / last name fields.

Interactio is only supported on iPad (with the Safari browser) and Mac/Windows (with the Google Chrome browser).

For better sound quality, use headphones and a microphone. Interpretation is only possible for interventions with video.

Journalists who have never used Interactio before are asked to connect 20 minutes before the start of the press conference to perform a connection test. IT assistance can be provided if necessary. When connected, open the chat window (upper right corner) to be able to see the service messages.