Day 1

12 December 2019

International academic conference

"Challenges to the Enforcement of Competition Rules in Central and Eastern Europe"


Keynote speaches

William Kovacic, George Washington University

Kati Cseres, University of Amsterdam

Jasminka Pecotić Kaufman, University of Zagreb

Invited speakers presentations

  • Umut Aydin, Pontificia Universidad Catholica de Chile
  • Maciej Bernatt, University of Warsaw
  • Marek Martyniszyn, Queen's University Belfast - “From a developing to a developed economy: on a competition system in the making and the case of Poland”
  • Siniša Petrović, University of Zagreb
  • Alexandr Svetlicinii, University of Macau
  • Judge Javier Tapia Canales, Tribunal de Defensa de la Libre Competencia

Selected junior researchers presentations

Day 2

13 December 2019

"Regulating Competition in Digital Markets"

13 December 2019

Policy event

"Recent Developments in the Competition Policy Enforcement in the Digital Economy"

Keynote speaches

Frederic Jenny, ESSEC Business School (invited)

Michal Gal, University of Haifa (invited)

Ariel Ezrachi, University of Oxford (invited)

Invited speakers

  • Marco Botta, Max Planck Institute for Competition and Innovation Munich
  • Rupprecht Podszun, University of Dusseldorf (invited)
  • Cyril Ritter, DG COMP (invited)
  • Viktoria H.S.E. Robertson, University of Graz (invited)
  • Thibault Schrepel, University of Utrecht

Panel 1 - Big data and algorithms

Panel 2 - German Facebook case: interaction between competition policy, consumer protection and data protection

Panel 3 - Abuse of dominance and theory of harm in the Google saga

Panel 4 - Defining the relevant market and establishing dominance in digital markets