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European Commission, Korea Fair Trade Commission To Hold Competition Law Enforcement in the Digital Economy on 11 November

31/10/2019 - 02:19
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The European Commission's Directorate-General for Competition (DG COMP) and the Korea Fair Trade Commission (FTC) will hold a conference titled "Competition Law Enforcement in the Digital Economy" in Seoul. This half-day event is open to public.

The Korea Fair Trade Commission and the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Competition will hold an international conference titled "Competition Law Enforcement in the Digital Economy" on Thursday, 11th November 2019

 

It takes place as competition authorities and governments consider the issues and challenges in assessing competition in the digital economy and what is required from the competition framework to promote innovation and consumer benefits.
 
Speakers from academia, the business sector and both the KFTC and DG Competition will discuss how the benefits of digitalisation can be realised for consumers and the broader economy. They will explore the range of challenges for competition authorities stemming from digitalisation and how authorities are tailoring some aspects of their approach to these markets. The speakers will also consider whether existing policy frameworks need to be adapted in response to digitalisation.

 

 

Title

Competition Law Enforcement in the Digital Economy

Date

Monday, 11 November, 2019
09:00 – 13:15

Venue

The Korea Fair Competition Federation

- 5fh fl, Kbiz New Bldg., 30, Eunhaeng-ro, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul, 150-740, Korea

Language

Korean/English (simultaneous interpretation provided)

Fee

Free
(pre-registration required via the registration form below.
https://ec.europa.eu/eusurvey/runner/EUKoreaCompetitionWeek2019)

Host

The Korea Fair Trade Commissionthe European Commission’s Directorate-General for Competition

 

Please find the programme below.

https://competitioncooperation.eu/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Public-Agenda-11-November-2019.pdf

 

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