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Main Conference: 24 & 25 November 2020 / Focus Day: 23 November 2020
Brussels, Belgium

Advanced EU Competition Law, Brussels Conference

The Definitive EU Competition Law Review. Connecting Europe’s Competition Law Community For 28 Years.

All the key updates in European competition law - direct from those involved. You name it, we have it covered.

100+ regulators, in-house counsel and leading competition lawyers from Europe and beyond spoke at the 2019 conference:

Join the most eminent speakers and practitioners for a range of timely presentations, interactive panels and specially designed networking functions. Take advantage of their expert knowledge, and learn how you can apply their experiences to your own practice and business.

Highlights for the 28th annual edition of Europe's leading competition law review included:

Comprehensive Analysis of the Latest Developments

From cartels, Article 102 and mergers through to private enforcement, vertical restraints and the challenges of big data, we have it covered. Join us for 3 days of in-depth analysis of all the recent policy developments, decisions and investigations at EU and national level. Our eminent speakers from across the competition law world will draw out practical implications of the latest cases to ensure that you are fully equipped to address current challenges.  

All Key Cases and Investigations Covered

Join us for John Ratliff's now legendary annual review to analyse recent decisions including Coty, ICAP, International Skating Union, Hoffman La Roche and recent cartel appeals. Throughout the conference we will also discuss Google, Intel, Qualcomm, the German Facebook case, Bayer/ Monsanto, Apple / Shazam, Gazprom, ASICS, Altice, Unwired Plant, MasterCard and Trucks ensuring you are fully up to date. 

Focus Day: Competition Law in the Digital Era

Data, innovation and the future of regulation... the digital era continues to pose difficult questions for competition law. During this in-depth focus day our eminent speakers will discuss big data, artificial intelligence and algorithmic cartels, disruptive innovation, e-commerce developments and online advertising investigations. Hear directly from the regulators and corporates on how they are approaching the digital world.

New for 2019! Breakout Focus Stream Sessions

We've listened to your feedback and in 2019 we're bringing you afternoon Focus Stream Sessions, giving you the opportunity to zone in on the topics that are most relevant to you and explore the practical challenges posed. Enjoy in-depth discussions with the industry's finest in-house practitioners. On Day One choose between Verticals, Private Enforcement & Big Data Challenges. Day Two brings you Mergers, Cartels, Dominance & Compliance.

Women in Competition: Diversity & Empowerment

Join our round tables of inspirational female leaders in competition law to discuss how to take female representation to the next level! During this empowering InFocus Briefing you will hear about the benefits of diversity for law firms and businesses, practical tips on how to increase diversity and have an opportunity to listen to insightful war stories from inspiring female competition lawyers.

Merger Control and Vertical Restraints Workshops

In 2019 our half-day workshops will be running on the first day alongside the Digital Era Focus Day. Join us for in-depth, practical workshops on Merger Control and Vertical Restraints. Within an interactive and engaging format, the speakers and audience will discuss key trends and practical challenges. With change on the horizon for both merger control and vertical restraints this is an unmissable opportunity to stay up to date and to connect with the best in-house practitioners.

Bigger Than Even Before

50 +
High quality and interactive conference session
Leading competition lawyers - both in-house and private expected to attend in 2019
Eminent speakers from across the competition law world

The Advanced EU Competition Law experience

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