Navigation path

HOME
Policy areas
Sectors
About competition policy
Cases & legislation
Current Issues
Contacts

Speeches and articles

Speeches and articles about Media/Information

2014


 
19 September Some highlights from EU competition enforcement
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Florence     IBA 18th Annual Competition Conference     en  
 
12 September EU competition policy and sectoral challenges
ALMUNIA Joaquín
New York, USA     Fordham 41st Annual Conference on International Antitrust Law and Policy     en  
 
10 April Developments in EU competition policy
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Athens     European Competition Day     en  
 
07 March Competition Policy in the Digital Age
ITALIANER Alexander
Innsbruck     47th Innsbruck Symposium- “Real sector economy and the internet – digital interconnection as an issue for competition policy”     en  
 
05 February Statement on the Google investigation
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 

2013


 
09 December Intellectual property and competition policy
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Paris     IP Summit 2013     en  
 
14 November Aides d'Etat en faveur du cinéma
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     European Commission     fr  
 
11 November Competition in the online world
ALMUNIA Joaquín
London     London School of Economics     en  
 
13 September EU competition policy and innovation
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Florence, Italy     IBA 17th annual competition conference     en  
 

2012


 
13 December Statement on commitments from Apple and four publishing groups for sale of e-books
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
21 September Clearance of merger Universal Music Group/EMI Music (press conference)
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
20 September Competition enforcement in the knowledge economy
ALMUNIA Joaquín
New York, USA     Fordham University     en  
 
21 May Statement on the Google case
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 

2011


 
07 December Quantity and quality in economic assessments
ITALIANER Alexander
Brussels     Charles River Associates Annual Conference     en  
 
03 March The future of European competition law in high-tech industries
MADERO VILLAREJO Cecilio
Brussels     Annual Conference on European Antitrust Law, Academy of European Law (ERA)     en  
 

2010


 
07 July Competition in Digital Media and the Internet
ALMUNIA Joaquín
London, UK     University College London     en  
 

2009


 
16 December Your Internet, Your Choice: Microsoft web browsers decision
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
09 December Commission accepts commitments from Rambus lowering memory chip royalty rates - Opening remarks at press conference
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
17 September Commission Guidelines for broadband networks
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
19 March The forthcoming Broadcasting Communication; measures to promote broadband
KROES Neelie
The Hague, Netherlands     Education, Culture and Science Committee of the Dutch Parliament     en  
 

2008


 
22 September Competition and Web 2.0
UNGERER Herbert
London, UK     Annual SCL Policy Forum     en  
 
17 July The way ahead for the Broadcasting Communication
KROES Neelie
Strasbourg, France     Broadcasting conference     en  
 
07 July General Block Exemption Regulation for State Aid - Introductory remarks at press conference on adoption of General Block Exemption Regulation for State Aid
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
09 June State aid for broadcasting
KROES Neelie
Cologne, Germany     Medienforum     en  
 

2007


 
04 July Press conference on Telefónica decision – introductory remarks
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 

2006


 
07 July Aktuelle Herausforderungen in der Wettbewerbspolitik
KROES Neelie
Bonn     Bundeskartellamt     de  
 
28 April Developments in European Law
TOFT Torben
Berlin     Congress Sports & Law     en  
 
30 March EC Competition Law aspects: Sports Rights in a converging media technology environment
TOFT Torben
London     Broadcasting & EC Competition Law     en  
 
30 March EC Competition Law aspects: Sports Rights in a converging media technology environment
TOFT Torben
London     London Broadcasting & EC Competition Law     en  
 
02 March Strengthening the European Creative Industries in the Light of the i2010 Strategy
KROES Neelie
Vienna     Austrian Presidency Expert Seminar     en  
 
31 January Sports Law and Business - Competition Law Review
TOFT Torben
London     C5 Conference     en  
 

2005


 
12 July Application of Competition Rules to Internet Licensing
UNGERER Herbert
Brussels     European Digital Media Association (EDIMA)     en  
 
27 May Keynote Speech
LOWE Philip
Brussels, Belgium     Public presentation of the preliminary findings of the New Media (3G) Sector Inquiry, European Commission     en  
 
27 May Sector Inquiry New Media (3G) - Introductory speech
ROCCA Gianfranco
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
14 April Broadcasting or Broadbanding?
UNGERER Herbert
Berlin, Germany     International Institute of Communications (IIC)     en  
 
05 April Switchover or Catch-up? Applying the modernised EC Competition Regime in the New Media Sectors
UNGERER Herbert
Brussels, Belgium     The Law Society’s European Group     en  
 
01 April Competition Rules and the Media: Are they determinant or complementary?
UNGERER Herbert
Istanbul, Turkey     Radio and Television Supreme Council and Association of Television Broadcasters     en  
 
15 February Impact of European Competition Policy on Media
UNGERER Herbert
Madrid, Spain     IESE Business School & School of Communication of the University of Navarra     en  
 
19 January Competition in the media sector - how long can the future be delayed?
UNGERER Herbert
Oxford, United Kingdom     Programme in Comparative Media Law and Policy, Oxford University     en  
 

2004


 
15 October Electronic communications markets : current activities / objectives of DG Competition and review of recent cases
VAN GINDERACHTER Eric
Brussels, Belgium     IBC 9th Annual Conference, Communications and Competition Law     en  
 
05 October European music cultures and the role of copyright organisation - competition aspects
UNGERER Herbert
The Hague, The Netherlands     European Music Cultures - Sound or Silence     en  
 
20 September Application of EU Competition Rules to Broadcasting, Transition from Analogue to Digital
UNGERER Herbert
Naples, Italy     Universita di Napoli     en  
 
23 July Competition law and rights management
UNGERER Herbert
Brussels, Belgium     Regulatory Forum, European Cable Communication Association (ECCA)     en  
 
12 July EU media framework, competition law and Public Service Broadcasting - Some comments on the impact on the current UK debate
UNGERER Herbert
London     European Media Forum     en  
 
08 July Access to content and the development of competition in the New Media market- the Commission's approach
MONTI Mario
Brussels, Belgium     Workshop on access to quality audiovisual contents and development of New Media     en  
 
22 June Application of Competition Law to Media - Some recent issues
UNGERER Herbert
Brussels, Belgium     Nera Conference     en  
 
05 June Legal framework to secure open Media Markets and the Independence of the Press, The Role of EU Competition Law
UNGERER Herbert
Opole, Poland     Conference on Democracy and Human Rights in the EU     en  
 
22 March Antitrust e regolamentazione nell'industria delle comunicazioni elettroniche principi e prospettive
MONTI Mario
Castel dell'Ovo Napoli, Italy     Seminario organizzato dall'Autorità per le Garanzie nelle Comunicazioni     it  
 
13 January Why can't the market decide (Panel 1)
UNGERER Herbert
Oxford, England     Oxford IPPR Media Convention     en  
 
13 January Media Concentration & Convergence: Competition in Communications
LOWE Philip
Oxford, UK     Oxford Media Convention 2004, Institute of Policy Research     en  
 

2003


 
10 December Impact of Competition Law on Media - some comments on current developments
UNGERER Herbert
Brussels, Belgium     4th ECTA Regulatory Conference     en  
 
28 October Rechtsschutz im Bereich grenzüberschreitender Medienzusammenschlüsse
NEHL Hanns Peter
Wien, Austria     Internationale Medienenquete 2003     de  
 
10 October Scope and duration of media rights agreements: balancing contractual rights and competition law concerns
MENDES PEREIRA Miguel
Brussels, Belgium     IBC - 8th Annual Conference     en  
 
19 September Legal and Regulatory Aspects of Public Service Broadcasting - Panel Contribution
UNGERER Herbert
Bucharest, Romania     Conference on Public Service Broadcasting, International Press Institute and Romanian Radio Broadcasting Corporation     en  
 
17 September Sport et télévision : Exclusivité et concurrence
MENSCHING Jürgen
Monaco     Rendez-Vous International du Sport et de la Télévision     fr  
 
07 April Vertical and horizontal integration in the media sector and EU competition law
MENDES PEREIRA Miguel
Brussels, Belgium     The ICT and Media Sectors within the EU Policy Framework, U.L.B.-SMIT (Studies on Media, Information and Telecommunications), CEAS-Norwegian School of Management, Oslo Telenor Broadcast     en  
 
18 February Alternative Regulierungsformen zwischen Staat und Markt
UNGERER Herbert
Brussels, Belgium         de  
 
23 January What are the results of 15 years deregulation in telecommunications, what are the challenges and opportunities for telecommunications and media operators and policy makers in the coming years?
UNGERER Herbert
The Hague, the NetherLands     ANNUAL CONFERENCE, DUTCH TELECOM SOCIETY     en  
 
15 January TV Rights of Sports Events
TOFT Torben
Hilton Hotel, Brussels, Belgium     Vision in Business Broadcasting Competition Law     en  
 
14 January Competition policy and the issue of access in broadcasting markets
UNGERER Herbert
Hilton Hotel, Brussels, Belgium     Vision in Business Broadcasting Competition Law     en  
 

2002


 
19 September Funktion, Finanzierung und Transparenz des öffentlich-rechtlichen Rundfunks in der EU
LOWE Philip
Brussels, Belgium     Liaison Office of Saarland     de  
 
20 May Overview of major developments in European competition policy affecting the communications industry
PONS Jean-François
Washington D.C., USA     IBA/ABA, Communications and Competition: Developments at the crossroads     en  
 
06 May Podiumsdiskussion: Wie national müssen Medien sein
UNGERER Herbert
Leipzig, Germary     Medientreffpunkt Mitteldeutschland     de  
 
23 April EU competition law, convergence, and the media industry
MENDES PEREIRA Miguel
London     Law Society of England and Wales     en  
 
13 February Media in Europe: Media and EU competition law
UNGERER Herbert
Warsaw, Poland     Conference on Media in Poland, Polish Confederation of Private Employers     en  
 
01 February Europäische Pressemärkte - Grundlagen und Statistik des Zeitungswesens
NEHL Hanns Peter
Hanover, Germay     Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hannover, Institut für Journalistik und Kommunikationsforschung     de  
 

2001


 
26 November Does EC competition policy help or hinder the European audiovisual industry?
MONTI Mario
London     British Screen Advisory Council     en  
 
15 November La politique européenne de concurrence dans le secteur audiovisuel
PONS Jean-François
Bruxelles     Conférence organisée par la présidence belge : L'audiovisuel public face aux phénomènes de concentration et de diversification des services     fr  
 
12 November La gestión colectiva y el Derecho de la competencia comunitario
WOOD David
Madrid     V conferencia de la SGAE sobre propiedad intelectual, competencia y gestion colectiva     es  
 
12 November Collective Management and EU Competition Law
WOOD David
Madrid     Vth SGAE conference on intellectual property, competition and collective management     en  
 

2000


 
30 September L'économie du livre dans l'espace européen
PONS Jean-François
Strasbourg     Colloque de la Présidence française du Conseil de l¿Union européenne     fr  
 
12 September Competition and Media
MONTI Mario
Nijenrode     University of Nijenrode     en  
 

1999


 
01 June Auf dem Weg zu einem europäischen Multimediarecht
KLOTZ Robert
ZUM         de  
 
21 January La politique européenne de concurrence et l¿audiovisuel : ententes, alliances et concentrations
PONS Jean-François
Paris     LEGAL EUROPE     fr  
 

1998


 
01 December L'APPLICATION DU DROIT COMMUNAUTAIRE DE LA CONCURRENCE ET LE CONTROLE DES CONCENTRATIONS ET DES ALLIANCES DANS L'AUDIOVISUEL
AUBEL-ANTOINE Monica
    Centre Français du Commerce Extérieur     fr  
 

1997


 
17 June The application of EC Competition law to UK pub contracts its scope and its limits
VAN ERPS Dirk
London         en  
 
01 April L'accès au dossier dans les procédures de concurrence
DEKEYSER Kris
        fr  
 
22 January Conference de presse
Van Miert Karel
Bruxelles         fr  
 
  
 back to Speeches and articles