Witnesses: Astral Media Inc.: André Bureau, Chairman of the Board; John Riley, President, Astral Television Networks; Pierre Roy, President, Les Chaînes Télé Astral et MusiquePlus Inc.. Corus Entertainment Inc.: John Cassaday, President and Chief Executive Officer; Gary Maavara, Vice-President and General Counsel; Michael Harris, Vice-President and General Manager; Sylvie Courtemanche, Vice-President, Governement Relations. Telefilm Canada: Michel Roy, Chair, Board of Directors; S. Wayne Clarkson, Executive Director. Canadian Association of Broadcasters: Pierre-Louis Smith, Vice-President, Policy and Chief Regulatory Officer; Tara Rajan, Vice-President, Research and Policy. Fédération des télévisions communautaires autonomes du Québec: Sylvain Racine, Director of des Moulins Regional Television, Treasurer to the Board of Directors; Gérald Gauthier, Research and Development Officer. Télé-Québec: Michèle Fortin, President and Chief Executive Officer. TVCogeco Peterborough: Tim Caddigan, Manager, Regional Programming. Cogeco Cable Inc.: Maureen Tilson Dyment, Senior Director, Communications and Programming. Aboriginal Peoples Television Network: Jean LaRose, Chief Executive Officer. Allarco Entertainment Inc. : Charles Allard, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Super Channel; Malcolm Knox, President and Chief Operating Officer, Super Channel; Richard Paradis, Business Affairs and Government Relations. Jim Pattison Broadcast Group: Rick Arnish, President. Newfoundland Broadcasting Company: Scott Sterling, President; Douglas Neal, Senior Vice-President. Northern Native Broadcasting Yukon: Stanley James, Chair, Board of Directors; Sophie Green, General Manager.