NDRC: Workshop on Price-fixing - session 2

2 June 2011 09:00 – 17:15, Tangla Hotel (19 Fuxingmen Dajie) Beijing

Moderator: Dr Stanley Wong, Special Advisor on Competition Policy file, EUCTP II (former Member & Director, Mergers and Monopolies Divisions, Irish Competition Authority)
Discussants:
  • Mr Gerald FitzGerald, Member & Director Cartels Division, Irish Competition Authority
  • Mr Kris Dekeyser, Head of Unit, Cartels Settlement, DG Competition, European Commission
  • Ms Sabine Zigelski, Senior Case Handler, Bundeskartellamt, Germany
  • Mr Dimitrios Loukas, Commissioner, Hellenic Competition Authority (on leave from DG Competition)
08:30 – 09:00: Registration
09:00 – 09:45: Cooperation among competitors
*Roundtable Discussions
09:45 – 10:30: Prioritisation of Enforcement against Cartel Behaviour
*Roundtable Discussions
10:30 – 11:00: Coffee & Networking
11:00 – 11:45:

Techniques for Detecting Cartel Behaviour
*Presentation on Leniency:  Gerald FitzGerald (Irish Competition Authority)
**Roundtable Discussions

11:45 – 12:30:

Investigative Techniques
*Presentation on Dawn Raids: Sabine Zigelski (Bundeskartellamt - German Competition Authority
**Roundtable Discussions

12:30 – 14:00: Lunch
14:00 – 14:45:

Special Topic:  Public Procurement
*Presentation on Public Procurement: Dimitrios Loukas (Greek Competition Authority)
**Roundtable Discussions

14:45 – 15:30:

Special Topic: Trade Associations
*Roundtable Discussions

15:30 – 15:45: Coffee & Networking
15:45 – 16:30:

Special Topic: Settlements
*Presentation on Settlements: Kris Dekeyser (DG Competition, European Commission)
**Roundtable Discussions

16:30 – 17:15: Special Topic: Private Damage Actions
*Roundtable Discussions
17:15: Close