MOFCOM: EU-China Workshop on Competition Policy

7 June 2011 Novotel Peace Hotel (3 Jinyu Hutong, Wangfujing) Beijing

08:30 – 09:00: Registration
09:00 – 09:10:

Opening remark

Mr Sun Miao, Deputy Director of Anti-Monopoly Bureau, Ministry of Commerce

Mr José María Carpi-Badía, Case Manager, DG Competition

09:10 – 12:00:

Notion of Control

09:10 – 09:55 Concept of Control (Dr Stanley Wong)
09:55 – 10:40 Control test under the EUMR (Mr José María Carpi-Badía)
10:40 – 11:00 Coffee & Networking
11:00 – 11:30 Case Study (Sabine Zigelski)
11:30 – 12:00 Discussion, Q&A
12:00 – 13:30: Lunch
13:30 – 15:30:

Procedural aspects in mergers – simplified procedure

13:30 – 14:00 Why merger systems use simplified procedures (Dr Stanley Wong)
14:00 – 14:30 EU Practice (Mr José María Carpi-Badía)
14:30 – 15:30 German Practice – The Member State experience (Sabine Zigelski)

Closing Remark: Cui Zhicheng, Deputy Director of Anti-Monopoly Bureau, Ministry of Commerce

Experts:

Dr Stanley Wong, Special Advisor on Competition Policy file, EUCTP II (former Member & Director, Mergers and Monopolies Divisions, Irish Competition Authority)

Mr José María Carpi-Badía, Case Manager, DG Competition

Ms Sabine Zigelski, Senior Case Handler, Bundeskartellamt, Germany