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Summary of the initiative
Name of Private Regulator:Etno aisb
Objective(s):Avoiding government regulation.<BR>Increasing clients' trust in the quality of the products/services.<BR>Raising industry standards.<BR>Launched in May 2005 at the Cannes International Film Festival, upon the initiative of Viviane Reding, European Commissioner for Information Society and Media, the Film Online Talks aim to create a favourable environment that will foster the emergence of new forms of online distribution through this European Charter for the Development and the Take-up of Film Online.<BR>This Charter has been elaborated thanks to the active contribution of representatives of the film and content industry, of internet service providers and of telecom operators. It obtained the formal consent of CEOs and other representatives present at the final meeting on Film Online at the 59th Cannes International Film Festival on 23 May 2006, in the presence of representatives of the European Commission, which acted as honest broker of the Talks.
Description of the Initiative