The Brussels Competition, Regulation and Trade team continued its partnership with Concurrences and sponsored the 2nd Cartels Workshop which was hosted virtually across two days on January 20/21 2021. Partners Kyriakos Fountoukakos and Daniel Vowden moderated sessions with esteemed panellists, including a keynote presentation from Advocate General Juliane Kokott. Video recordings of both days can be viewed below, along with links to download summaries of the keynote and panel sessions.
Day 1: Opening keynote from Advocate General Kokott and Workshop #1 on Substantive Issues
Kyriakos Fountoukakos – Brussels Managing Partner and EMEA Head of Competition, Herbert Smith Freehills;
Aleksandra Boutin – Founding Partner, Positive Competition, Brussels;
Manish Das – Head of Competition Law, Lloyds Banking Group, London;
Maria Jaspers – Director - Cartels, DG COMP, Brussels;
Milan Kristof – Référendaire, Court of Justice (EU), Luxembourg
You can download a summary of the opening keynote here and Workshop #1 here.
Day 2: Workshop #2 on Procedural Issues
Daniel Vowden – Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills; Ashley Brickles – Senior Managing Director, FTI Consulting, London; Aymeric De Moncuit – Référendaire, CJEU, Luxembourg; Karima El Sammaa – Senior Antitrust Counsel, General Electric, Paris; Dirk Van Erps – Adviser to the Deputy Director-General for Antitrust and Cartels, DG COMP, Brussels
You can download the summary of Workshop #2 here.