On 15th of July, ECSA's Executive Chairman Alfons Karabuda came to Brussels on the occasion of a meeting with Ms Boix Alonso, Deputy Head of Cabinet of EC Vice-President Neelie Kroes, Commissioner for Digital agenda.
"The meeting was extremely constructive" as pointed out by Alfons Karabuda when concluding. Both, Ms.Bois Alonso and Mr.Karabuda exchanged their views on collective rights management and pan-European licensing. It has been agreed that the Cabinet of Commissioner Kroes and ECSA will keep in close contact. ECSA's Secretary General Patrick Ager and SKAP's Administrative Director Marten Karlsson attended the meeting as well.
During his stay in Brussels, Alfons Karabuda also took the opportunity to visit ECSA's office and to discuss with the Secretary General Patrick Ager upcoming issues such as ECSA's autumn meeting in Warsaw and EU policies in the field of authors' rights.