Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Innovation Economics for Antitrust Lawyers - Concurrences + King's College London Friday, 23 February 2018 from 08:30 to 18:00 London ,
Coffee & Registration
Gillian DOUGLAS | Acting Dean, King’s College London
Opening Keynote Speech
Andrea COSCELLI | Chief Executive Officer, Competition and Markets Authority, London
Mergers & Innovation: Can Merger Policy Protect Innovation?
Carles ESTEVA MOSSO | Deputy Director-General Mergers, DG COMP, Brussels
Andreas MUNDT | President, Bundeskartellamt, Bonn
Colin RAFTERY | Director of Mergers, Competition and Markets Authority, London
Richard WHISH QC | Professor, King’s College London
Nicholas LEVY | Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Brussels/London
Nadine WATSON | Senior Vice President, Compass Lexecon, Madrid/Brussels
Moderator: William E. KOVACIC | Professor, King’s College London | Non-Executive Director, Competition and Markets Authority, London
Bitcoin, Blockchain…: Which Antitrust Policy for the Fintechs?
Amelia FLETCHER | Professor, Norwich Business School and Centre for Competition Policy, University of East Anglia
Kier LIDDELL | Vice President - Global Competition team, Barclays Bank, London
Michele DAVIS | Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, London
Miguel DE LA MANO | Executive Vice President, Compass Lexecon, Brussels
Moderator: Renato NAZZINI | Professor, King’s College London
Roger ALFORD | Deputy Assistant Attorney General, US Department of Justice, Washington DC
Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare: Is Excessive Pricing an Antitrust Issue?
Paul CSISZAR | Director "Basic Industries, Manufacturing and Agriculture", DG COMP, Brussels
Margaret KYLE | Professor of Economics, MINES ParisTech
John DAVIES | Senior Vice President, Compass Lexecon, Paris
Ingrid VANDENBORRE | Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, Brussels
Moderator: Alison JONES | Professor, King’s College London
Algorithms and Artificial Intelligence: Beyond Facilitating Concerted Practices, Can they Help Cartels Busters?
Ariel EZRACHI | Slaughter and May Professor of Competition Law, University of Oxford, Centre for Competition Law and Policy
Arno RASEK | Chief Economist, Bundeskartellamt, Bonn
Kirsten EDWARDS-WARREN | Executive Vice President, Compass Lexecon, London
Jacquelyn MACLENNAN | Partner, White & Case, Brussels/London
Moderator: Frédéric JENNY | Chairman, OECD Competition Committee | Professor, ESSEC, Paris