Workshop on Abuse of Dominance - Day 3

18-20 March 2013, Beijing,China
Tangla Hotel, 3rd Floor, Ruby Room
19 Fuxingmenwai Street, Chang'an Avenue West, Beijing 100045, China

Agenda

20 March 2013

Moderator: Dr Stanley WONG, Special Advisor on Competition Policy, EU-China Trade Project (II)

08:30-09:00

Registration

Session I-Margin Squeeze

09:00-09:20

Speech on the Overview of Margin Squeeze

Presented by:         Mr Lucas PEEPERKORN, Policy Analyst, Unit of Anti-trust Case Support and Policy, Directorate-General for Competition, the European Commission (Slides 46-48)

09:20-10:20

Speech on Cases of Margin Squeeze

Presented by:         Dr Edward SMITH, Director and Senior Economist of Services, Infrastructure and Public Markets, the Office of Fair Trading of the UK 

                              Mr David ANDERSON, Partner of Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP

10:20-10:50

Speech by:            Mr. YU Zuo, Director of Centre for Industrial and Business Organisation, Dongbei University of Finance and Economics

10:50-11:10

Tea Break

Session II-Price Discrimination

11:10-11:30

Speech on the Overview of Price Discrimination

Presented by:         Mr Lucas PEEPERKORN, Policy Analyst, Unit of Anti-trust Case Support and Policy, Directorate-General for Competition, the European Commission (Slides 54-59, 60-71)

11:30-12:30

Speech on Cases of Price Discrimination

Presented by:         Dr Edward SMITH, Director and Senior Economist of Services, Infrastructure and Public Markets, the Office of Fair Trading of the UK 

                              Mr David ANDERSON, Partner of Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP

12:30-13:00

Q&A Session 

13:00-14:00

Lunch

Session III-Predatory Pricing

14:00-14:20

Speech on the Overview of Predatory Pricing

Presented by:         Mr Lucas PEEPERKORN, Policy Analyst, Unit of Anti-trust Case Support and Policy, Directorate-General for Competition, the European Commission (Slides 43-44)

14:20-15:20

Speech on Cases of Predatory Pricing

Presented by:         Dr Edward SMITH, Director and Senior Economist of Services, Infrastructure and Public Markets, the Office of Fair Trading of the UK 

                              Mr David ANDERSON, Partner of Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP

15:20-15:50

Speech by:            Professor GONG Jiong, School of International Trade and Economics, University of International Business and Economics

15:50-16:00

Tea Break

Session IV-Resale Price Maintenance

16:00-16:20

Speech on the Overview of Resale Price Maintenance

Presented by:         Mr Lucas PEEPERKORN, Policy Analyst, Unit of Anti-trust Case Support and Policy, Directorate-General for Competition, the European Commission

16:20-17:20

Speech on Cases of Resale Price Maintenance

Presented by:         Dr Edward SMITH, Director and Senior Economist of Services, Infrastructure and Public Markets, the Office of Fair Trading of the UK 

                              Mr David ANDERSON, Partner of Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP

17:20-17:50

Q&A Session

17:50-18:00

Closing Remarks

 

Ms LI Qing, Deputy Director General of Price Supervision and Anti-Monopoly Bureau, National Development and Reform Commission, P.R.China

 

Mr  Torben TOFT, Principal Administrator of International Relations, Directorate-General for Competition, the European Commission

[Consecutive interpretation both from English-Chinese and Chinese-English provided]