26th Annual Competition Law & Regulation in the Telecoms & Communications Sectors
The ultimate review of new regulations and market trends in light of the fresh technologies that are impacting the telecoms and communications sectors.
Delivered by top legal and regulatory minds from across the sector.
2019 SPEAKERS INCLUDED:
Head of Unit B3 Markets in Directorate B Electronic Communications Networks & Services
Up-to-the-minute guidance on the legal issues affecting the telecoms sector:
Policy Updates - Competiton Law Interplay
Examine the new regulatory framework for telecoms including the updated Electronic Communications Code and how it will affect competition. During this interactive panel session our speakers will also analyse to what extent the regulatory framework provides opportunities for OTT and how regulation applies to IoT.
Cooperation & Competition in a Converging Digital Era
Analyse recent developments in network sharing including hybrid networks and updates on 5G. Look at data access concerns looming on the horizon. Understand competition and market definition in a new platform dominated era.
Mergers: Consolidation & Convergence
Two dedicated sessions on mergers looking specifically at the latest wave of consolidation cases across Europe (including Liberty Global/Vodafone) and how authorities are approaching M&A. In addition, expert analysis on the economics of mergers in the telecoms sector.
Verticals, Frequencies & Distribution
Gain an in-depth review of cases of vertical integration. Get an update on recent developments on frequency distribution. Our expert speakers will also analyse cases of distribution and allocation.
Join us to discuss how net neutrality rules are working across Europe, understand the forthcoming review of the rules and get an overview of national level developments including the proposals to extend net neutrality to devices in Germany and France. Our speakers will also offer you an update on the zero rating.
Spotlight on Satellite Sector
Our networking sharing session will include a particular focus on the satellite sector with Inmarsat and Deutsche TeleKom bringing you insights on their hybrid network cooperation.