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22 June 2021
Virtual Conference,
Delivered Live (CAT Time) & On-Demand Afterwards

Competition Law Africa

A unique event examining regional and global competition law trends. Understand how competition law is developing across Africa, share practical insights with industry leaders and digitally connect with the competition law community.

Get the full picture, from the team behind Advanced EU Competition Law.

No need to travel - connect with competition lawyers from across Africa all from the comfort of your home or office!

The Competition Law Africa summit will be a fully digital event, including live-streamed presentations, practical panel discussions, virtual coffee table area for spontaneous conversations, 1:1 networking, interactive Q&As, engaging polls and post-event downloadable resources.

Key Themes for Competition Law Africa:

As competition law continues to develop across Africa, join this premier forum to come to grips with a complex patchwork of regimes and gain practical strategies to help you stay compliant. 

Bringing together in-house counsel from major multinational and local companies, regional competition authorities, leading competition lawyers and economists to ensure that we have it covered from every angle. 


Enforcement Priorities
Enforcement Priorities

Join the regulators roundtable to review current enforcement priorities and policy developments across Africa. Then discuss current models of regional cooperation in competition law including AfCFTA, COMESA, SADC and SEMAC.

Public Interest & Consumer Protection
Public Interest & Consumer Protection

Gain practical insights into the role of public interest and other non-traditional considerations including consumer protection in African competition law. Analyse what they mean for compliance including implications for the treatment of foreign direct investment.

Digital Markets, Dominance & Vertical Restraints
Digital Markets, Dominance & Vertical Restraints

Examine some of the most complex and evolving areas of competition law from a unique African perspective. Consider how African authorities are approaching digital markets and what lessons can be learnt from approaches taken by leading jurisdictions. Discuss the difficulties of enforcing abuse of dominance in the region and practical challenges in E-Commerce.


Merger Control
Merger Control

Understand merger control regimes across key jurisdictions in Africa including approaches to thresholds, practical implications of public interest consideration, how to prepare a filing and strategies for navigating a complex patchwork of regimes when managing multi-jurisdictional mergers.

Procedural Developments
Procedural Developments

Are non-competition law issues including corruption derailing investigations in the region? What is the future of virtual trials after COVID-19? What are the lessons learnt from recent dawn raids? Share practical strategies with fellow in-house counsel to help you navigate the competition law process in the region. 

All from a Truly Pan-African Perspective!
All from a Truly Pan-African Perspective!

Gain a truly pan-African perspective to understand how competition law is developing across the continent with speakers from:

South Africa - Nigeria - Zambia - Namibia - Botswana -Kenya - Egypt - Tanzania - Swaziland - Malawi - COMESA -SADC and others

Experience Competition Law Africa Digitally:

Wherever you are in the world, Competition Law Africa is coming to you.

Expert industry speakers. Hundreds of connections. Unparalleled networking opportunities. All delivered online, direct to you.

  • Tune into in-depth sessions, join live Q&As and participate in engaging polls
  • Connect with your peers before, during and after the event with 1:1 or group video meetings
  • Join virtual "coffee tables" and spark spontaneous encounters with old friends and new
  • Download detailed presentations to revisit in your own time
  • Increased flexibility so you can fit Competition Law Africa around your schedule - most sessions will be available on-demand for two weeks after the event 
  • Benefit from reduced costs and save time

WHY ATTEND INFORMA CONNECT'S COMPETITION LAW CONFERENCES?

We offer 30+ years' experience bringing together the antitrust community across Europe and worldwide. Our thoroughly researched, independent programs are based on in-depth interviews with key industry players. They are delivered by leading experts in the field, providing you with an invaluable insight into the latest developments and practical guidance on the industry. Attending one of our events offers you an opportunity for digital networking with your peers from across the competition law world.  

STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD

Be a part of Competition Law Africa.

Get in touch today to find out about the opportunities we have for you to get ahead of the competition, showcase your expertise and align your brand with the most exciting event in Competition Law in Africa.

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Enes Duzen on +44 (0)20 8052 0469 or email Enes.Duzen@informa.com.

Global Counsel BD & Transactions,

Eli Lilly and Company

Provides information of great practical relevance and really adds value to my day-to-day in-house practice!