**2nd TIME CHANGE**The Future of Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Technology

June 23, 2004

Members will hear testimony regarding the potential benefits and detriments to both consumers and content providers from the anticipated uses of P2P file distribution technology in the future. Senator Smith will preside. Following is a tentative witness list (not necessarily in order of appearance):

Webcast

Opening Remarks

  • The Honorable Gordon Smith

Witness Panel 1

  • Mr. John Rose

  • Mr. Curt Pederson

  • Mr. Howard Beales

  • Mr. Michael Weiss

  • Mr. Les Ottolenghi