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October 2018
Brussels, Belgium

Big Data and Competition Law

Examine the new frontier of competition law

What sort of business asset is data? What are the competition law implications? How should online platforms be regulated? Join this timely conference to discuss the challenges big data presents for competition law and how the authorities are addressing them.

Thank you to all those who attended in 2017!

We're still putting the 2018 programme together - if you'd like to know as soon as it's ready then please register your interest by downloading last year's brochure.

Or alternatively, you can see more conferences on our homepage...

WHY JOIN THE BIG DATA AND COMPETITION LAW CONFERENCE? Highlights at the 2017 event included:

Highlights include:
  • A view from the Commission
  • Approaches to enforcement from across Europe and Beyond
  • Abuse of dominance  
  • Merger control 
  • Market definition
  • Data protection and competition law 
  • Pricing algorithms and information exchange 
  • Online distribution
Who you will hear from?
  • Hear directly from Thomas Kramler on the Digital Single Market initiatives
  • Gain a critical understanding of the current investigations conducted by the national competition authorities
  • Get industry insights from in-house counsel at technology companies 
  • Discuss latest cases with lawyers who are involved in them 
  • Analyse how best to define online markets with economists 
Join the debate:

New frontiers of competition law: what is the proper concern for competition law?

  • How should online platforms be regulated?
  • Role of fairness and social values in competition law
  • Concerns for privacy, freedom of expression and democracy
  • What responsibilities do technology companies have?
  • Consumer welfare

The Commission has fined Google a record-breaking €2.4 bn, more than double the previous EU record of €1.06bn ...who will be next?

Why attend one of our competition law conferences?

"Great insight on competitive law topics from different points of view."

Ann-Karolina Braun, Roche Diagnostics GmbH

"A super one-stop shop to having a briefing on major recent developments"

V Power, A & L Goodbody

“Excellent speakers and interesting debate!”

E Goulron, SJ Berwin

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