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REGISTRATION OPEN: Conference at the London School of Economics (12th May, Old Theatre)

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LSE Law School is proud to announce its 12th May conference, which will bring together top officials and academics to discuss the future of competition law and regulation. You can check the programme, with all confirmed speakers, below.

Registration (for free) is open here. The event will take place in the venerable Old Theatre (at the heart of the LSE campus) and we will continue the conversation over lunch and drinks at the no less venerable Shaw Library. If you have any questions about it, please get in touch. You can also reach my colleagues via law.events@lse.ac.uk.

Programme

9:15-9:30 | Welcome

David Kershaw (Dean and Professor, LSE Law School).

9:30-11:15 | Looking ahead: policy matters

Andrea Coscelli (Chief Executive, Competition and Markets Authority);

Cani Fernández (President, Comisión Nacional de los Mercados y la Competencia); and

Andreas Mundt (President, Bundeskartellamt).

In conversation with Thorsten Käseberg (Visiting Professor, LSE Law School and Head of Competition Policy, German Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action).

11:15-11:30 | Break

11:30-13:00 | Looking ahead: substantive matters

Fernando Castillo (Principal Legal Adviser, European Commission);

Heike Schweitzer (Professor, Humboldt University of Berlin); and

Fabienne Siredey-Garnier (Vice-President, Autorité de la concurrence).

In conversation with Pablo Ibáñez Colomo (Professor, LSE Law School).

13:00-14:15 | Lunch (LSE Shaw Library)

14:15-15.30 | Coordination and enforcement in the new landscape

Sarah Cardell (General Counsel, Competition and Market Authority);

Niamh Dunne (Associate Professor, LSE Law School); and

Damien Gerard (Prosecutor General, Belgian Competition Authority).

15:30-15.45 | Break

15:45-17:00 | Lessons from other regulatory regimes

Claudia Berg (General Counsel, Information Commissioner’s Office);

Martin Cave (Visiting Professor, LSE Law School and Chair, Ofgem); and

Lindsey Fussell (Group Director Networks & Communications, Ofcom).

17:00-18:30 | Drinks (LSE Shaw Library)

Written by Pablo Ibanez Colomo

22 April 2022 at 12:35 pm

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