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We are pleased to invite you to the ICC-Baker McKenzie Thirteenth Annual Conference 2019 on “Trends and Developments in Global Competition Law”, which will be held on Friday 7 June 2019 in Brussels.

This year, the conference will address significant developments of great interest to corporate counsel, private practitioners, policy-makers, competition enforcement officials and academics in the major areas: international merger control; international cartel enforcement; private enforcement; and a debate about the degree of intervention by competition authorities. 

Our faculty of speaker includes:

  • Johannes Boner, General Counsel, Sappi Europe
  • Aaron Hoag, Chief of Technology and Financial Services Section, US Dept. of Justice
  • Akira Inoue, Partner, Baker McKenzie, Tokyo
  • Maria Ioannidou, Sr. Lecturer in Competition Law, Deputy Director, ICC Queen Mary University of London
  • Frank Kroes, Partner, Baker McKenzie, Amsterdam
  • Tim Lamb, Associate General Counsel – Competition and Regulatory, Facebook
  • Phillip Marsden, Bank of England, FCA, OFGEM, PSR, CRA
  • Gerald Maesch, Professor, University of Muenster
  • Gerald Miersch, Head of Unit, DG Competition, European Commission
  • Dirk Middelschulte, Global General Counsel – Competition, Unilever
  • Samantha Mobley, Partner, Baker McKenzie, London
  • Savvas S. Papasavvas, Judge, General Court of the European Union
  • Martijn Snoep, Chairman of the Netherlands Authority for Consumer and Markets (ACM)
  • David Tayar, Partner, Clifford Chance, Paris
  • Julia Topel, Director, Head of 6th Decision Division, Bundeskartellamt
  • Anna Vernet, Head of Unit, DG Competition, European Commission

We look forward to having the pleasure of welcoming you on the day.

About this event

Friday, 7 June 2019
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The Hotel, Boulevard de Waterloo 38, 1000 Brussels
Conference Fees:

Click here to view the full event program.
Click here to register.



Werner Berg is a partner in BakerMcKenzie's Brussels office. A seasoned lawyer with more than 20 years' experience, his practice covers the entire spectrum of EU and German antitrust law. Werner is recommended in Chambers Global and Chambers Europe, Legal 500 EMEA, European Legal Experts and Best Lawyers. He became an Acritas star in 2018. Werner is a regular speaker at conferences, including the Academy of European Law on European merger control. He also teaches a course on German merger control at Queen Mary University of London and is the co-editor of the commentary Berg/Mäsch, Deutsches und Europäisches Kartellrecht (3rd ed. 2018).