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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 151
Monday, May 27, 2019, 7:01 p.m. to 8:05 p.m.
Bob Zimmer, Chair (Conservative)

Library of Parliament
• Alexandra Savoie, Analyst
• Maxime-Olivier Thibodeau, Analyst
House of Representatives of the Kingdom of Morocco
• Khalid El Boukarai, M.P., Questor, Office of the House of Representatives
• Mohammed Ouzzine, M.P., Deputy Speaker, Committee of Education, Culture and Communication
• Bolon Salek, M.P., Committee on Finance and Economic Development
Parliament of the Republic of Estonia (Riigikogu)
• Keit Pentus-Rosimannus, MP, Vice-Chairwoman, Reform Party
Parliament of Singapore
• Edwin Tong, MP, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Law and Ministry of Health
• Sun Xueling, MP, Senior Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs and Ministry of National Development
Parliament of the Federal Republic of Germany
• Jens Zimmermann, MP, Social Democratic Party
Digital Content Next
• Jason Kint, Chief Executive Officer
As individuals
• Jim Balsillie, Chair, Centre for International Governance Innovation
• Roger McNamee
• Taylor Owen, Associate Professor, McGill University
• Maria Ressa, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Editor, Rappler Inc.
• Ben Scott
• Heidi Tworek, Assistant Professor, University of British Columbia
• Shoshana Zuboff
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(3)(h)(vii) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, January 29, 2019, the Committee commenced its study of the International Grand Committee on big data, privacy and democracy.

Jason Kint, Jim Balsillie, Roger McNamee, Taylor Owen, Ben Scott, Heidi Tworek, Shoshana Zuboff, and Maria Ressa, by videoconference from Manila, Philippines, made statements and answered questions.

At 8:05 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Michael MacPherson
Clerk of the Committee