The Competition Commission and Competition Tribunal proudly present the 14th Annual Competition Law, Economics and Policy Conference

14th Annual Competition Law, Economics and Policy Conference will be held on 3 and 4 November 2020. The conference topic is: “Competition In A Crisis: Competition Policy, Regulation And Enforcement In Unprecedented Times”. The Conference will be featured by the top representatives of the competition authorities, expert community, practicing lawyers and top-ranking officials from the Europe, BRICS countries and Africa

The BRICS Competition Centre Director will take part in the plenary session on the second day, November 4 "An appropriate digital market response for a developing economy". With the Covid-19 pandemic driving a shift in demand towards digital platforms and digital commerce, how should developing countries approaches the competition challenges of digital markets?. The discussion take place at 10.00 - 11.15 (GMT+2).

Keynote address will be held by Cristina Caffarra (Vice President, CRAI)

Moderator: Thembalethu Buthelezi (Competition Commission)


  • Alexey Ivanov (BRICS Competition Law and Policy Centre);
  • Prof Imraan Valodia (Competition Tribunal member and Dean of Commerce, Law and Management, Wits University);
  • Dr Mike Walker (Chief Economic Adviser at the Competition and Markets Authority);
  • Andile Ngcaba (Founding Partner and Chairman of Convergence Partners
Registration link 


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