UPCOMING EVENTS



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22 October 2021 "Horizontal Shareholding" Workshop

Common Ownership and Competition Law: An Overview of the Debate

Date: 22 October 2021 18:00- JST

Speaker: Thomas Reyntjens, The University of Oxford

Host: Kyushu University “Horizontal Shareholding Kaken” Project (Leader: Prof. Steven Van Uytsel)

Registration: Click HERE.

(Note: Only one registration required for the 'Horizontal Shareholding' series of events hosted by Kyushu University.)

Contact: Steven Van Uytsel (uytsel@kyushu-u.ac.jp)



23 October 2021 Kobe Online Workshop

Horizontal Shareholding and Competition Law: An Overview of the Issues and its Relevance for Asia

Date: 23 October 2021 14:40 - JST

Speaker: Steven Van Uytsel, Kyushu University

Host: Kobe University 'Innovation Kaken' Project (Leader: Prof Akira Negishi)

Registration: Click HERE for Japanese.

....................... In English, please email m_wakui@nifty.com .

Contact: Masako Wakui m_wakui@nifty.com​



29 October 2021 "Horizontal Shareholding" Workshop

Common Ownership, Competition, and Top Management Incentives

Date: 29 October 2021 18:00- JST

Speaker: Martin Schmaltz, The University of Oxford

Host: Kyushu University “Horizontal Shareholding Kaken” Project (Leader: Prof. Steven Van Uytsel)

Registration: Click HERE.

(Note: Only one registration required for the 'Horizontal Shareholding' series of events hosted by Kyushu University.)

Contact: Steven Van Uytsel (uytsel@kyushu-u.ac.jp)



5 November 2021 "Horizontal Shareholding" Workshop

Common Ownership: Institutional Investors as a Threat to Competition?

Date: 5 November 2021 16:00- JST

Speaker: Thomas Weck and John Weche, German Monopolies Commission

Host: Kyushu University “Horizontal Shareholding Kaken” Project (Leader: Prof. Steven Van Uytsel)

Registration: Click HERE.

(Note: Only one registration required for the 'Horizontal Shareholding' series of events hosted by Kyushu University.)

Contact: Steven Van Uytsel (uytsel@kyushu-u.ac.jp)



12 November 2021 "Horizontal Shareholding" Workshop

I) Anticompetitive Common Ownership: Evidence from Singapore

Date: 12 November 2021 17:00- JST

Speaker: Kentaro Asai, Australian National University

II) Common Ownership: A Case Study of the Ride-hailing Sector from a Global Perspective

Date: 12 November 2021 18:00- JST

Speaker: Friso Bostoen, Catholic University of Leuven

Host: Kyushu University “Horizontal Shareholding Kaken” Project (Leader: Prof. Steven Van Uytsel)

Registration: Click HERE.

(Note: Only one registration required for the 'Horizontal Shareholding' series of events hosted by Kyushu University.)

Contact: Steven Van Uytsel (uytsel@kyushu-u.ac.jp)



12 November 2021 Kobe Online Workshop

Competition Policy Developments Involving Online Platforms in the EU and Germany (tentative)

Date: 12 November 2021 18:00 - JST

Speaker: Thomas Weck (Monopolies Commission, Germany)

Host: Kobe University 'Innovation Kaken' Project (Leader: Prof Akira Negishi)

Registration: Click HERE for Japanese form.

......................... In English please email m_wakui@nifty.com​

Contact: Masako Wakui m_wakui@nifty.com​



22 November 2021 "Horizontal Shareholding" Workshop

I) Capital Concentration and Competition: Current Developments in Asia Pacific and Beyond

Date: 22 November 2021 18:00- JST

Speaker: Thomas Reyntjens, The University of Oxford

II) Common Ownership and Merger Control Enforcement

Date: 22 November 2021 19:00- JST

Speaker: Anna Tzanaki, Lund University

Host: Kyushu University “Horizontal Shareholding Kaken” Project (Leader: Prof. Steven Van Uytsel)

Registration: Click HERE.

(Note: Only one registration required for the 'Horizontal Shareholding' series of events hosted by Kyushu University.)

Contact: Steven Van Uytsel (uytsel@kyushu-u.ac.jp)



3 December 2021 ASCOLA ASIA Online Seminar

The Taiwanese Antitrust Law’s Development and Response to Digital Age

Data: 3 December 2021 18:00 - JST

Shin-Ru Cheng, Kyoto University

Host: Ascola Asia

Registration: Click HERE.

Contact: Masako Wakui m_wakui@nifty.com



4 December 2021 "Horizontal Shareholding" Workshop

Common Ownership and Startup Growth

Date: 4 December 2021 9:00- JST

Speaker: Ofer Eldar, Duke University

Host: Kyushu University “Horizontal Shareholding Kaken” Project (Leader: Prof. Steven Van Uytsel)

Registration: Click HERE.

(Note: Only one registration required for the 'Horizontal Shareholding' series of events hosted by Kyushu University.)

Contact: Steven Van Uytsel (uytsel@kyushu-u.ac.jp)




[SUSPENDED]

21 March 2020

When Sharing Platforms Fix Sellers' Prices

Speaker: Julian Nowag, Lund University

Date: 21 March 2020 2-5 PM

Venue: Kobe University School of Law Building (Building II) 2-1 Rokkodaicho, Nada Ward, Kobe, Hyogo 657-0013 Japan

https://www.kobe-u.ac.jp/en/campuslife/campus_guide/campus/rokkodai1.html

Host: Kobe University 'Innovation Kaken' Project (Leader: Prof Akira Negishi)

Contact: infoi@people.kobe-u.ac.jp


[SUSPENDED]

30 May 2020 Seminar

The Regulation of Unfair Trading Practice in the Agri-Food Sector in the EU

Speaker: Claudio Lombardi, KIMEP University

Date: 30 May 2020 2-5 PM

Venue: Kobe University School of Law Building (Building II)

2-1 Rokkodaicho, Nada Ward, Kobe, Hyogo 657-0013 Japan

https://www.kobe-u.ac.jp/en/campuslife/campus_guide/campus/rokkodai1.html

Contact (tentative): wakui@law.kyoto-u.ac.jp







We’d love to hear from you. What are you currently working on in the field of competition law? Please do not hesitate to submit the event information through Contact.