Mastering EU Telecoms regulation 22 > 24 October 19 | Brussels, Belgium

On 22 - 24 October 2019, Cullen International will organise a 3-day full immersion masterclass on Mastering European Telecoms regulation. The course can be complemented by an introductory session (on Monday) and a one-day seminar on competition law in the telecoms sector (on Friday), to provide you with a full week of training.

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agenda

Monday, 21 October 2019 - Optional
  • 10:00 The legislative structure of the EU and the telecoms framework
  • 11:30 Introduction to telecoms network infrastructures
  • 12:30 Lunch
  • 14:00 Shuttle to EU Institutions
  • 14:45 Visit of one or more EU Institutions
  • 16:30 End of Telecoms Masterclass introductory course

To register to this optional course, select "Pre-course session" in the registration form

Tuesday, 22 October 2019
  • 09:00 Introductions
  • 09:15 The liberalisation process
  • 09:45 Regulation in perspective
  • 10:30 Coffee break
  • 11:00 Introduction to market analysis
  • 12:30 Lunch
  • 13:30 Non-discrimination
  • 14:15 EU harmonisation procedure
  • 15:00 Coffee break
  • 15:30 Market review - case study
  • 16:30 Close of the day
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
  • 09:00 Fixed access
  • 10:00 Mobile access
  • 11:00 Coffee break
  • 11:30 Fixed and mobile termination
  • 12:30 Lunch
  • 13:30 Understanding mobile spectrum and 5G
  • 14:15 Spectrum management and regulation
  • 15:00 Coffee break
  • 15:30 Telecoms regulation - refresher
  • 16:30 Close of the day
Thursday, 24 October 2019
  • 09:00 Net Neutrality
  • 10:00 International mobile roaming
  • 11:00 Coffee break
  • 11:30 European Electronic Communications Code (EECC)
  • 13:00 End of training and lunch
Friday, 25 October 2019 - Optional
  • 09:00 Introductions
  • 09:15 Competition Law and sector-specific regulation - similar but not the same
  • 09:45 Types of abuse: exploitative and exclusionary, price and non-price
  • 10:15 Coffee break
  • 10:45 Case studies on abuse of dominance: refusal to supply, predatory pricing, price squeeze
  • 12:45 Lunch break
  • 14:00 Antitrust aspects of network sharing
  • 15:15 Coffee break
  • 15:45 Introduction on merger control (why, where, when?)
  • 16:00 Recent mobile mergers and other market consolidation in the telecoms sector
  • 17:00 End of Competition Law in the Telecoms sector seminar

To register to this optional course, select "Competition Law in the telecoms sector seminar" in the registration form

venue

Thon Hotel EU

Rue de la Loi 75

1040 Brussels

Tel +32 2 204 39 11

Metro: Maelbeek - line 1 & 5 (2 min walking distance)

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accomodation

For your convenience, we have arranged a temporary block booking with a preferential rate at the Thon Hotel EU. To book your accomodation at the venue, please use this booking form.

fee & registrations Standard fee: €2,000.00 Fee per delegate (VAT excluded)

Take advantage of the 10% early bird discount available on the Telecoms Masterclass only until 22 August! 

10% discount for multiple registrations from the same organisation.

Possible bundles:

Telecoms Masterclass only (3 days) - €2.000

Introductory session + Telecoms Masterclass (4 days) - €2.500

Introductory session + Telecoms Masterclass + Competition Law in the telecoms sector (5 days) - €3.500

The fees include the course materials, refreshments, lunches and dinners on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings. They do not include accomodation. Payments can be made by credit card or by bank transfer. In both cases, an invoice will be sent to you shortly after your registration.

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speakers

Philippe Defraigne Founding Director
Dries Indesteege Head of Telecoms
Matej Podbevsek Principal Analyst
Veronica Bocarova Principal Analyst
Peter Dunn Director of Client Services
Martin Schraa Principal Analyst

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