W@CompetitionNordic Conference

Competition Law Developments Across the Region

 

3 October, 2018

Vilnius

PROGRAMME

 

09:00 – 09:30 Registration and morning coffee


09:30 – 09:40 Welcome remarks

  • Dina Lurje, Council Member, Lithuanian Competition Council

  • Rasa Zaščiurinskaitė, Head of Competition Practice Group, COBALT Lithuania
     

09:40 – 10:00 Abuse of dominance: recent EU updates

Maria Jaspers, Head of Unit, DG Competition, European Commission
 

10:00 – 11:00 Abuse of dominance: national perspectives

Chair: Pamela Hansson, Partner, Kastell, Sweden
 

Panellists:

  • Kirstine Rødsgaard Madsen, Senior Economist, Copenhagen Economics, Denmark

  • Louise Lundberg, Case Officer, Swedish Competition Authority

  • Siri Teigum, Partner, Thommessen, Norway

  • Liga Merwin, Managing Partner, Ellex Klavins, Latvia

 

11:00 – 11:20 Coffee/Tea break


11:20 – 12:30 E-commerce and competition law: challenges and opportunities for businesses

Chair: Aleksandra Boutin, Senior Consultant, Compass Lexecon


Panellists:

  • Dr. Gintarė Surblytė-Namavičienė, Chief Advisor, Lithuanian Competition Council

  • Katri Paas-Mohando, Head of Competition, TGS Baltic, Estonia

  • Emma Trogen, Director Legal Affairs, Cosmetics Europe, Brussels

  • Marie Östman, Chief Legal Officer, Swedish Competition Authority

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch

13:30 – 14:40 Joint bids and consortia: developments across the region

Chair: Ami Paanajärvi, Partner, Roschier, Finland


Panellists:

  • Rasa Zaščiurinskaitė, Head of Competition Practice Group, COBALT Lithuania

  • Emily O’Reilly, Deputy Director, EFTA Surveillance Authority, Brussels

  • Antonio Capobianco, Senior Competition Law Expert, OECD

  • Bitten Thorgaard Sørensen, Deputy Director General, Danish Competition Authority


14:40 – 15:00 Coffee break

15:00 – 16:00 Working with the Baltic and Nordic Competition Authorities: Compliance

Chair: Kaarli H. Eichhorn, Partner, Jones Day

 

Panellists:

  • Hanna Danwall, Head of Competition law, Carlsberg Group, Denmark

  • Giedrė Kaminskaitė-Salters, General Counsel and Head of Corporate Affairs, Telia Lietuva, Lithuania

  • Hanna Lekås, Senior Associate, Lindahl, Sweden

  • Maria Wasastjerna, Senior Legal Counsel, Nokia, Finland


16:00 – 17:00 Roundtable of Competition Enforcers: Yearly review and trends of the region

Chair: Evelina Kurgonaitė, Founder & Chair, W@Competition, Brussels

 

Panellists:

  • Dina Lurje, Council Member, Lithuanian Competition Council

  • Skaidrīte Ābrama, Chairwoman, Latvian Competition Council

  • Karin Lunning, Deputy Director General, Swedish Competition Authority

  • Bitten Thorgaard Sørensen, Deputy Director General, Danish Competition Authority

  • Karin Stakkestad Laastad, Legal Director, Norwegian Competition Authority

 

17:00 - 17:10 Closing remarks

Helen Nilsson, Director, Nordic Council of Ministers Office in Lithuania

 

17:10 Drinks & informal discussions

 

 

 

The conference is open to all interested professionals in private practice, CEOs and in-house counsel, enforcement officials and academics involved or interested in competition law, irrespective of their gender.

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​WHEN: 3 October, 2018

WHERE: Hotel Novotel, Gedimino av. 16, 01103 Vilnius, Lithuania

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