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November 2020
Brussels, Belgium

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.


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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.

Net Neutrality

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.

interested in media as well?

Our Competition Law & Regulation in the Media, Broadcasting & Digital Sectors conference takes place the very next day and in the same venue.

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