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Innovation Economics for Antitrust Lawyers - Concurrences + King's College London Friday, 23 February 2018 from 08:30 to 18:00 London ,

Innovation Economics for Antitrust Lawyers

Concurrences + King's College London

Friday, 23 February 2018 from 08:30 to 18:00 (GMT)

Event Details

 

08.30

Coffee & Registration


09.05

Welcome

Gillian DOUGLAS | Acting Dean, King’s College London

 


09.15

Opening Keynote Speech

Andrea COSCELLI | Chief Executive Officer, Competition and Markets Authority, London

 


09.45

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


11.15

Coffee break


11.30

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 

 


13.00

Lunch Keynote

Roger ALFORD | Deputy Assistant Attorney General, US Department of Justice, Washington DC

 


13.30

Lunch


14.30

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

 


16.00

Coffee break


16.30

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

 


18.00

Reception

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