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<Asia Competition Association 2019 Annual Conference>

- Date: October 19, 2019
- Location:Yonsei University Law School, Seoul, South Korea
- Co-Organizers: Asia Competition Association, Yonsei University Law School

- Program


[8:30~9:00] Registration
[9:00~9:15] Welcoming Remarks
- Chul-Kyu Kang – Chairperson of ACA, Professor, University of Seoul
- Sung Wook Joh – Chairperson, Korea Fair Trade Commission
- Jian Wang – Vice Chairperson of ACA, Expert Advisory Member of Anti-monopoly Commission under State of Council in China
- Kimitoshi Yabuki – Managing Partner, Yabuki Law Offices
[9:15~10:25] First Special Plenary Session

- Enforcers’ Roundtable: Recent trend in Competition Enforcement(focused on the Digital Economy in Asia)

Moderator
Oh-Seung Kwon – Honorary Professor, Seoul National University

peaker of Host Country
Jae-Shin Kim – Standing Commissioner, Korea Fair Trade Commissio

Speakers
Jiheng Wang – Deputy Division Director, Anti-monopoly Bureau, State Administration for Market Regulation
Hiroaki Nose – Deputy Director, International Affairs Division, Japan Fair Trade Commission

 

[10:25-10:40] Photo Session/Break
[10:40~11:40] Second Special Plenary Session
A Standardized Approach: Perspectives in Economic Analysis and its Application in Recent Cases in Asia

Co-moderators
In Ho Lee – Professor, Seoul National University
Bing Chen – Professor, Nankai University

Speakers
Sang-Seung Yi – Professor, Seoul National University
Janet Hui – Partner, JunHe LLP
Naoki Okamoto – Adjunct Professor, Hokkai-Gakuen University

Panelists
Dongpyo Hong – Lee & Ko
Frances Xu – Counsel, Kewei Law Firm
Naoki Okamoto – Adjunct Professor, Hokkai-Gakuen University
[11:40-12:40] First Main Session
Leniency: Is it still worth it? Leniency, civil claims, and recent trends in cartel regulation in Asia

Co-moderators
Won-Joon Kim – Senior Advisor, Kim & Chang
Kimitoshi Yabuki – Managing Partner, Yabuki Law Offices

Speakers
Taehi Hwang – Associate Professor, Sungshin Women's University
Wei Huang – Partner, Tian Yuan Law Firm
Kimitoshi Yabuki – Managing Partner, Yabuki Law Offices

Panelists
Junhyun Song – Partner, Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
Kevin Huang – Partner, Commerce & Finance Law Offices Shanghai Branch
Kimitoshi Yabuki – Managing Partner, Yabuki Law Offices
[12:40~14:00] Lunch: Luncheon Speech
• Luncheon Speech: Hoil Yoon – Managing Partner, Yoon & Yang LLC
[14:00~15:00] Second Main Session
Gun-jumping and Digital Market Control: Comparison and Case Studies

Co-moderators
• Ki Jong Lee – Professor, Sookmyung Women's University
• Jet Deng – Senior Partner, Dentons China

Speakers
• Maria Hajiyerou – Partner, Kim & Chang
• Ying Song – Partner, Anjie Law Firm
• Shigeyoshi Ezaki – Partner, Anderson Mori & Tomotsune

Panelists
• Youngsu Shin – Professor, Kyungpook National University
• Zhong Lin – Managing Partner, Chen & Co. Law Firm
• Shigeyoshi Ezaki – Partner, Anderson Mori & Tomotsune
[15:00~16:00] Third Main Session
Going it alone: Unilateral Conduct Regulation – the meaning of “unfairness” and recent developments in enforcement in Asia

Co-moderators
Makoto Kurita – Professor, Hakuoh University
Hao Zhan – Founding Partner, Anjie Law Firm

Speakers
Chang Ho Kum – Partner, Yoon & Yang LLC.
Jia Yuan – Partner, Lecturer of Sichuan University
Toshifumi Hienuki – Professor, Hokkai-Gakuen University

Panelists
• Kyoung Yeon Kim – Partner, Yulchon LLC.
• Li Xing – Partner, Chen & Co. Law Firm
Toshifumi Hienuki – Professor, Hokkai-Gakuen University
[16:00~16:20] Coffee Break
[16:20~17:20] Break-out session (1)
Convergences: Problems and potential improvements in antitrust/competition proceedings in Asia

Moderator
Sai Ree Yun – Honorary Managing Partner, Yulchon LLC

Speakers
Hwang Lee – Professor, Korea University
Ken Dai – Partner, Dentons China
Makoto Kurita – Professor, Hakuoh University

Panelists
Yang Hun Chung – Partner, Barun Law LLC
Wan Jiang – Associate Professor of Law School, Southwest University of Political Science & Law
Makoto Kurita – Professor, Hakuoh University
[16:20~17:20] Break-out session (2)
Maintaining a level playing field - Competition neutrality

Co-moderators
Shingo Seryo – Professor, Doshisha University
Li Li – Director of Research Institute of Jing Dong

Speakers
Gee Hong Kim – Partner, Jipyong LLC.
Peter Pinguang Ying – Vice Chair of School of Trade Negotiations, Shanghai University of International Business and Economics
Fujio Kawashima – Professor, Kobe University

Panelists
Ho-Young Lee – Professor, HanyAang University
Sophie An – Managing Partner, A&Z Law Firm
Fujio Kawashima – Professor, Kobe University
[17:20~17:50] Closing Remarks
Kil-Jun Park – Professor, Yonsei University
Yukui Jia – Vice Dean, Development and Research Center under State Administration for Market Regulation
Toshifumi Hienuki – Professor, Hokkai-Gakuen University
[18:00~20:00] Dinner






South Korea: 8th Annual International Arbitration,
Regulatory & Competition Law Global Summit

Dear colleagues,

I hope this email finds you well.

This email is written to invite you to the WOLTERS KLUWER & LEGAL PLUS SOUTH KOREA: 8th Annual International Arbitration, Regulatory & Competition Law Global Summit of which the ACA is a supporting Organization. This year, the 8th Annual Summit on International Arbitration, Regulatory and Compliance Law Global Summit will be focusing Blockchain, Leniency, Competition Law in the Digital Age and much more.
The date and venue of the conference are as follow.

• Friday, 25 October 2019, 8:50am – 5: 00pm
•  Millennium Hilton Seoul, Korea
   (The Atrium, 3/F, 50, Sowol-ro, Jung-gu Seoul, South Korea 04637) • USD 850

The conference seems free of charge only for in-house general counsel from non-law/consulting firm (on a first-come-first-served basis, limited seat per). Otherwise, you should register for a regular participant. The exclusive offer for first 10 registration will be at $399. Please also be noted that, as a supporting organization member, you can receive discounts for registration($850 à $650).

For more details of the conference, please refer to the link below.
https://legalplus-asia.com/?ddownload=1919

Thank you.
Sincerely,

Asia Competition Association
www.asiacompetition.org








JAPAN: 6th Annual International Arbitration,
Regulatory & Competition Law Global Summit(9/12)

Dear colleagues,

I hope this email finds you well.

This email is written to invite you to the WOLTERS KLUWER & LEGAL PLUS JAPAN: 6th Annual International Arbitration, Regulatory & Competition Law Global Summit of which the ACA is a supporting Organization. This year, the 6th Annual Summit on International Arbitration, Regulatory and Compliance Law Global Summit will be focusing on Artificial Intelligence in Arbitrations, Blockchain: dispute and regulatory resolution and much more.
The date and venue of the conference are as follow.

• Thursday, 12 September 2019, 8:50am – 5: 00pm
• Keio Plaza Hotel, Tokyo
   (Harmony Room, 44/F, Keio Plaza Hotel, 2-2-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan 160-8330)
• USD 850

The conference seems free of charge only for 100 in-house general counsel(on a first-come-first-served basis, limited to one seat per company).
Otherwise, you should register for a regular participant. Please also be noted that, as a supporting organization member, you can receive discounts for registration($850  $650).

For more details of the conference, please approach to website through the link below.(The information will be updated regularly.)
https://legalplus-asia.com/events/japan-6th-annual-international-arbitration-regulatory-competition-law-global-summit/

Thank you.
Sincerely,

Asia Competition Association
www.asiacompetition.org








India & SE Asia: 4th Annual International Arbitration,
Regulatory & Competition Law Summit(6/13)

Dear colleagues,

I hope this email finds you well.

I am writing to invite you to the India & SE Asia: 4th Annual International Arbitration, Regulatory & Competition Law Summit of which the ACA is a supporting organization.

This year, the 4th Annual Summit will focus on arbitration clauses, cartels, abuse of dominance & leniency, competition law in India, cyber security and much more.

The date and venue of the Summit are as follows

  • Thursday, 13 June 2019, 9:00am – 4:30pm
  • Shangri-La’s – Eros Hotel, New Delhi

Please note that a discount is available for ACA members ($740→$599).

For further details, please see the attached flyer.

Thank you

Sincerely,

Asia Competition Association
www.asiacompetition.org







Qatar & Mena: 5th Annual International
Arbitration & Regulatory Global Summit(4/24)

Dear colleagues,

I hope this email finds you well.

I am writing to invite you to the KLUWER LAW CONFERENCE FOR GENERAL COUNSELS Qatar & Mena: 5th Annual International Arbitration & Regulatory Global Summit of which the ACA is a supporting organization.

This year, the 5th Annual Summit will focus on blockchain and dispute resolution, consolidation in IA proceedings, multi-tier resolution clauses, and much more.

The date and venue of the Summit are as follows.

  • Wednesday, 24 April 2019, 8:50am – 5:15pm
  • Shangri-La Hotel, Doha (Ballroom 1, Conference Centre Street, West Bay, Doha, Qatar)

Complimentary seats will be available for the first 100 in-house general counsels (on a first-come-first-served basis, limited to one seat per company). Otherwise, you should register as a regular participant. Please also note that a discount is available for ACA members ($850$450, a half day rate upgrade to full day attendance).

For further details, please see the attached flyer.

Thank you

Sincerely,

Asia Competition Association
www.asiacompetition.org









Dubai & MENA 6th Annual International Arbitration
& Regulatory Global Summit(2/12)

Dear colleagues,

I hope this email finds you well.

I am writing to invite you to the Dubai & MENA 6th Annual International Arbitration & Regulatory Global Summit of which the ACA is a supporting organization. This year, the 6th Annual Summit will focus on recent developments affecting global international arbitration, construction disputes in Dubai, the Middle East and North Africa, regional overview on expedited procedures, and much more.

The date and venue of the Summit are as follows.

  • Tuesday, 12 February 2019, 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai
  • Fee: USD 680

For further details, please see the attached flyer.

Thank you