NDRC: The International Conference on Price Fixing - session 1

1 June 2011 09:00 – 12:30
Tangla Hotel (19 Fuxingmen Dajie, Xicheng District, Beijing), Grand Ball Room

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

Opening Address

Peng Sen, Vice Chairman of National Development and Reform Commission of the PRC

Cecilio Madero Villarejo, Deputy Director General of the DG Competition, the European Commission

Moderator:
Li Qing, Deputy Director General of the Department of Price Supervision, National Development and Reform Commission of the PRC

09:10 - 09:30:

“The Development in Legislation and Enforcement of Horizontal Pricing Monopoly Agreement in China”

Zhang GuangYuan, Deputy Director General of the Price Supervision Department, National Development and Reform Commission of the PRC

09:30 - 10:40:

Discussion,  Q&A

Moderator:
Dong Chaojie, Deputy Director General of the Industry & Commerce Law Department, LAO of the State Council of PRC

Discussants:
Gerald Fitzgerald, Member & Director, Cartels Division, Irish Competition Authority
Ann O’Brien, Senior Counsel of Assistant Attorney General of DOJ, USA
Carlos Pascual Pons, former Director General for Competition, Spanish Antitrust Agency
Professor Daniel Zimmer, Member, German Monopolies Commission

10:40 – 11:00: Tea Break
11:00- 11:20:

“Vertical Pricing Monopoly Agreement”

Kris Dekeyser, Head of Unit, Cartels Settlement, DG Competition, European Commission
11:20 - 12:20:

Q&A,Discussion

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

Discussants:
Willard K.Tom, General Counsel, FTC, USA
Allan Fels, Dean, Australia and New Zealand School of Government
Professor XU Shiying, East China University of Political Science and Law

12:20 - 12:30:

Closing Address

Kris Dekeyser, Head of Unit, Cartels Settlement, DG Competition
Xu Kunlin, Director General of Price Supervision Department, National Development and Reform Commission of the PRC

12:30: Lunch