Evenement datum
26 april 2024
EU COMPETITION DAY - A Competition Policy That Protects Our People, Strengthens Our Economy And Prepares For Our Shared Future
 26 April 2024 – EU COMPETITION DAY



8.30 am

Welcome breakfast

9 am


#1 – Which Competition Policy in Uncertain Geo-Economic Times?

10.15 am


10.30 am

#2 – Which National Competition Policy for the Digital Economy in the Post-DMA Context?

2.1 “Competitive Strategies of Digital Platforms in Belgium: an Economic and Legal Assessment”

2.2 Panel discussion:

  • Ms Floriane de Kerchove, Senior Advisor Advocacy Digital, Agoria - The Technology Industry
  • Ms Ana Sofia Rodrigues, Board Member, Portuguese Competition Authority
  • Ms Inge Bernaerts, Director for Strategy and Policy, DG COMP, EU Commission
  • Prof. Dr. Fiona M. Scott Morton, Yale School of Management

12 pm

Questions & Answers

12.30 pm

Lunch break

2 pm

#3 – Which Competition Policy to Protect the EU Economy? The Present and Future of the Foreign Subsidies Regulation

  • Mr Eddy De Smijter, Head of Unit, DG COMP, European Commission

2.30 pm

#4 – Which Competition Policy for the Agro-Food Industry in an Inflationary Context?

4.1 “Rising Food Prices: Outcomes of Cross-Border Studies”

4.2 Panel discussion:

4 pm

Questions & Answers

4.30 pm

#5 – Concluding remarks

  • Mr Olivier Guersent, Director-General, DG COMP, European Commission

5 pm



The conference will be held in English.

No simultaneous interpretation will be provided.




1000 Brussel
Laatst bijgewerkt
2 mei 2024