The European Commission sets with the Green Deal a benchmark for the sustainable development of the European economy. With an enforcement in competition law, sustainability should be fostered. But how will this effect European business actions? Will the parameter of sustainability be a soil for antitrust? Discover with our experts these questions and use the opportunity to contribute to the discussion in various occasions.
  • 09:00 Welcome and Introduction
  • 09:05 Keynote: Sustainability Initiatives
  • 09:30 Sustainable Development Goals meet Competition Law
  • 10:15 Case Study: Lessons Learned from the Netherlands
  • 11:15 Balancing Competition and Sustainability in the Current Antitrust Framework
  • 12:00 “Greenwashing” – Environmental Goals as a Parameter for Antitrust & Merger Control ?
  • 12:45 Lunch Break
  • 13:30 Best Practices from State Aid
  • 14:15 Coffee Break
  • 14:30 Panel Discussion: Does Competition Law need an Update on Sustainability Requirements for Businesses?
  • 15:45 Summary and Wrap-Up of the Panel Discussion