Thursday 1 October 2020

13.00Doors open and lunch
13.55Login opens for online participation
14.00uChair’s welcome
mr. Weijer VerLoren van Themaat, lawyer at Houthoff
14.10uAttitudes and drivers towards (the control of) big tech. Comparative perspectives from the US and the EU.

Lina Khan who will also present a keynote speech (to be confirmed), academic fellow at Columbia Law School, and counsel to the U.S. House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law

prof. Nicolas Petit, Professor of Competition Law at European University Institute
dr. Paul de Bijl, Radicand Economics

(The keynote speech and discussion will be held in English)
15.25The past year’s Dutch competition law decisions
mr. Ruben Elkerbout, lawyer at Stek
mr. Anke Prompers, Appeals Coordinator at Dutch consumer authority (ACM)
16.15Award ceremony: 2020 Master’s Thesis Prize
The three nominees for the Master’s Thesis Prize each give a short pitch, after which the prizes are awarded by Herman Speyart on behalf of the judges’ panel.
16.30Interview with mr. Martijn Snoep, Chair of the ACM
Weyer VerLoren van Themaat joins Martijn Snoep to discuss some of the event’s topics and current developments at the ACM.
17.15Event closes


Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen
Mauritskade 63
1092 AD Amsterdam