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Competition Issues in an Online World

  • Room 102, Melbourne Law School 185 Pelham St Carlton VIC 3053 Australia (map)

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In light of the EU's record-breaking € 4.3 billion antitrust fine against Google for its Android system, let's discuss what it means to compete with digital platform intermediaries in an online world.

This panel event, co-hosted by the Victorian Society for Computers and the Law (VSCL), will explore key online players and the markets in which they operate before delving into the competition law issues raised in the online space.

Topics up for discussion include: (a) data, algorithms and adtech as competition gamechangers; (b) consumer awareness and understanding of how digital platform intermediaries operate; and (c) the role and issues to be tackled by competition law and regulators when it comes to big tech.

The following panellists will be in attendance: