22 May

Antitrust in Asia

Date & place

Friday 22 May from 09:30 to 19:30

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ESSEC Business School, Asia Pacific

5 Nepal Park

139408 Singapore
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Program

Coffee & Registration

09:30am

Welcome

09:50am

Frédéric JENNY | Chairman, OECD Competition Committee, Paris
Aarti RAMASWAMI | Deputy Dean, ESSEC Business School, Asia-Pacific, Singapore

Opening Keynote Discussion

10:00am

Aubeck KAM TSE TSUEN | Chairman, Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore
Moderator: Sandra MARCO COLINO | Associate Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Panel 1: Due Process Investigations: What is Fair Play?

10:30am

Aik Kor SIA | Chief Executive, Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore, Singapore
Alvaro RAMOS | Senior Director - Head of Global Antitrust, Qualcomm, San Diego
Harikumar Sukumar Pillay | Associate Principal, Baker McKenzie, Singapore
Mark GIDLEY | Partner, White & Case, Washington DC
Moderator: Marc WAHA | Partner, Norton Rose, Hong Kong

Coffee Break

11:45am

Panel 2: Digital: Monopolization & Merger Cases

12:00pm

Sadaaki SUWAZONO | Deputy Secretary General for International Affairs, Japan Fair Trade Commission, Tokyo
Knut FOURNIER | APAC Regional Counsel, Stubhub, Hong Kong
Auraellia WANG | Senior Competition Counsel APAC, Google, Hong Kong*
Marcus POLLARD | Counsel, Linklaters, Hong Kong*
Greg HOUSTON | Founding Partner, HoustonKemp, Singapore*
Moderator: François RENARD | Of Counsel, Allen & Overy, Hong Kong

Lunch

01:15pm

Panel 3: M&As: Asian Mergers Hotchpotch

02:15pm

Arsenio M. BALISACAN | Chairman, Philippine Competition Commission, Manila
Morten TOFT | Head of Competition Law & Policy Asia Pacific, Maersk, Hong Kong
Kirstie NICHOLSON | Counsel Competition - Legal, BHP, Singapore
Hee-Eun KIM | Senior Legal Counsel, Samsung, Seoul*
Philip MONAGHAN | Partner O’Melveny, Hong Kong*
George SIOLIS | Partner, RBB Economics, Melbourne*
Tom CALLAHAN | Lead Managing Consultant, ICF, Hong Kong*
Moderator: Sharon HENRICK | Partner, King & Wood Mallesons, Sydney*

Coffee Break

03:30pm

Panel 4: Enforcers’ Roundtable: Trade, FDI and Competition

03:45pm

Arsenio M. BALISACAN | Chairman, Philippine Competition Commission, Manila
Iskandar ISMAIL | CEO, Malaysia Competition Commission, Kuala Lumpur
Brent SNYDER | CEO, Competition Commission, Hong Kong
Sadaaki SUWAZONO | Deputy Secretary General for International Affairs, Japan Fair Trade Commission, Tokyo
Joh SUNG-WOOK | Chairperson, Korea Fair Trade Commission, Sejong*
Moderator: Frédéric JENNY | Chairman, OECD Competition Committee, Paris

Presentation of Liber Amicorum in Honor of WANG Xiaoye

05:00pm

WANG Xiaoye | Professor, Institute of Law, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing
Presenters:
Adrian EMCH | Partner, Hogan Lovells, Beijing
Wendy NG | Senior Lecturer, Melbourne Law School

Reception

05:30pm

*To Be Confirmed

All conference attendees will be eligible for complimentary 48-hour Concurrences+ subscription.

Organizers

This is the 6th edition of this joint conference organized by Concurrences, this year at ESSEC Business School, Asia-Pacific, in partnership with the sponsors. Attendance is by registration only. No on-site registration. Seats are limited.

CLE Credits: TBC.

The conference and its speakers will be filmed by Concurrences to be posted online. Photos of the speakers and of the attendees will also be taken. By entering the conference premises, you understand that you may be photographed and you hereby give Concurrences the unqualified right to take pictures and/or recordings of you.

In case of over registration, attendance will be limited to one representative per institution, at the discretion of the organizer.

ESSEC Business School, Asia Pacific

5 Nepal Park

139408 Singapore