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Speeches in 2012

20 December    Aprobación de los planes de reestructuración de del segundo grupo de bancos españoles que precisaban ayuda estatal: Banco Mare Nostrum, Banco Caja3, Liberbank y Banco CEISS es  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  European Commission
 
13 December    Statement on commitments from Apple and four publishing groups for sale of e-books en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  European Commission
 
12 December    Introductory remarks on Hutchison 3G Austria/ Orange Austria merger decision en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  European Commission
 
06 December    The role of competition policy in times of crisis en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  29th Annual AmCham EU Competition Policy
 
05 December    Legal certainty, proportionality, effectiveness: the Commission's practice on remedies en  
  ITALIANER Alexander
  Brussels  Charles River Associates Annual Conference
 
26 November    Competition and personal data protection en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  Privacy Platform event: Competition and Privacy in Markets of Data
 
02 November    Merger review: Past evolution and future prospects en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Cernobbio, Italyh  Conference on Competition Policy, Law and Economics
 
24 October    Statement at the Midday press briefing on Commission's Statement of Objections sent to Microsoft Press room
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  European Commission
 
22 October    The Economic and Monetary Union, the euro and the financial crisis en   es  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Barcelona, Spain  Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
 
18 October    Competition enforcement in the EU: Beyond the integration of Markets en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Trier, Germany  Academy of European Law (ERA)
 
11 October    Reviewing the Commission’s Regional aid guidelines en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  Open Days – 10th European week of regions and cities
 
08 October    Presenting the Competition Policy Work Programme for 2013/14 en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  European Parliament, ECON Committee
 
02 October    Competition policy as a pan-European effort en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Nicosia, Cyprus  European Competition Day
 
01 October    Revised EU competition rules for supply and distribution agreements en  
  PEEPERKORN Lucas
  Helsinki  Finnish Competition Law Yearbook
 
27 September    Better working markets at the service of growth en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Warsaw  2nd International Competition Forum/ Warsaw
 
25 September    Presenting the State aid modernisation initiative en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  EP workshop: State Aid Modernisation
 
24 September    New rules for finance: Putting the genie back in the bottle en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  EP Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
 
21 September    Innovation and competition en  
  ITALIANER Alexander
  New York  Fordham Competition Law Institute Conference
 
21 September    Clearance of merger Universal Music Group/EMI Music (press conference) en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  European Commission
 
20 September    Competition enforcement in the knowledge economy en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  New York, USA  Fordham University
 
19 September    Perspective from the European Commission: Competition as a tool for sustainable recovery en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Washington DC, USA  6th Annual Global Antitrust Enforcement Symposium
 
17 September    Speech at the CINDER (Internacional Center for Registration Law) Congress en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Amsterdam, The Netherlands  CINDER
 
25 July    Statement on Antitrust and State aid issues en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  European Commission
 
17 July    Statement on Microsoft non-compliance with the browser choice commitments en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  European Commission
 
13 July    The New Portuguese Competition Law en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Lisbon, Portugal  Conference organised by the Autoridade da Concorrência
 
26 June    Innovation and competition policy in the IT sector: the European perspective en  
  ITALIANER Alexander
  Beijing, China  Conference on Innovation, Competition Policy and Online Service Providers
 
22 June    Competition Policy in times of restructuring en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  London  Chatham House Conference
 
21 June    Restructuring the banking sector in the EU: A State aid perspective en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Frankfurt am Main  Conference on State Aid in the Banking Market – Legal and Economic Perspectives
 
19 June    Presenting the Annual Competition Report for 2011 en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  ECON Committee, European Parliament
 
15 June    Higher Duty for Competition Enforcers en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Madrid  International Bar Association Antitrust Conference
 
08 June    Antitrust enforcement: Challenges old and new en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  St. Gallen  19th International Competition Law Forum
 
07 June    The State Aid Modernisation Initiative en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  EStALI – European State Aid Law Institute, 10th Experts' Forum on New Developments in European State Aid Law
 
24 May    Overcoming the crisis: The role of finance en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Sopot, Poland  Second European Financial Congress
 
21 May    Statement on the Google case en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  European Commission
 
10 May    Europe’s banking sector after the crisis: Oversight, regulation and responsibility en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Marrakech, Morocco  23rd World Savings Banks Institute Congress
 
08 May    State Aid Modernisation en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  European Commission
 
05 May    Integrating payments in the EU: A new approach en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  Conference on Card, Internet and Mobile Payments
 
18 April    International cooperation to fight protectionism en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Rio de Janeiro, Brasil  11th Annual Conference of the International Competition Network
 
30 March    Competition policy for the post-crisis era en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Washington DC, USA  Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice
 
14 March    Recent developments regarding the Commission's cartel enforcement en  
  ITALIANER Alexander
  Brussels  Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
 
08 March    Competition policy for innovation and growth: Keeping markets open and efficient en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Copenhagen, Denmark  European Competition and Consumer Day
 
24 February    Restructuring EU banks: The role of State aid control en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  CEPS Lunchtime Meeting
 
23 February    Modernising State aid control en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  European Economic and Social Committee
 
17 February    Public and private enforcement of competition law en  
  ITALIANER Alexander
  Brussels  5th International Competition Conference
 
14 February    Défis de la politique de la concurrence fr  
  ITALIANER Alexander
  Paris, France  Cercle des Européens
 
02 February    Policy Priming Europe for Growth en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  European Commission
 
01 February    Commission blocks proposed merger between Deutsche Börse and NYSE Euronext en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  European Commission
 
24 January    Banking sector and State aid en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Paris, France  The third Future of Banking Summit
 
17 January    Improving Europe’s competitiveness in the global economy en  
  ALMUNIA Joaquín
  Brussels  The Friends of Europe
 
  
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