Agenda, Hearing 7 March 2011, Gatineau, Quebec


Gatineau, Quebec

7 March 2011 at 9:00 a.m.

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Portage IV
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Gatineau, Quebec

Hearing Room: Outaouais
Temporary Examination Room: Papineau – 819-953-3168

Interventions received concerning the applications scheduled for this hearing are available on the public examination files.

Reference Document: Broadcasting Notices of Consultation CRTC 2011-6

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Listening to CDs

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Appearing Items

1. Applications by Canadian Satellite Radio Inc. and Sirius Canada Inc.
Across Canada (Application Nos 2010-1723-6 and 2010-1769-0)

Applications by Canadian Satellite Radio Inc. (CSR) and Sirius Canada Inc. (Sirius) (collectively the applicants) for authority to change the effective control of CSR and Sirius as part of a merger transaction.

Phase I – Presentation by the applicants

Panel for Canadian Satellite Radio Inc. and Sirius Canada Inc.:

Mark Redmond
John Bitove
Michael Washinushi
Michel Tremblay
Gary Slaight
Andréanne Sasseville
Grant Buchanan
David Frear
Michael Moskowitz

Phase II – Presentations by the interveners

Interveners – Appearing Individually

1. Joe Chisholm, IndieCan Radio on XM (int. #8)
2. Franz Schuller, Indica Records (int. #34)

Panel of Interveners

3. Ben Miner (int. #27)
4. Amanda Zelina, The Coppertone (int. #62)
5. Jonathan Chandler, Amos The Transparent (int. #61)

Phase III – Reply by the applicants

Canadian Satellite Radio Inc. and Sirius Canada Inc.

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