2019 Global Forum on Competition

2019 OECD Global Forum on Competition

 SAVE THE DATE: 3-4 December 2020  OECD, Paris

The 2019 Global Forum held in Paris on 5-6 December brought together over 450 high-level competition officials from over 110 authorities and organisations worldwide to discuss competition under fire, competition provisions in trade agreements, merger control in dynamic markets, competition for the market and Digital case lab.

Summary report | Programme | Ordre du jour | Presentations | Photos

Opening speech by Angel Gurría | Jean Tirole's video keynote address  |Lord Tyrie's special remarks

‌  Watch the webcast of the first morning 


Over 100 competition authorities, international organisations and invited experts worldwide participate in the Global Forum every year. Participation is by invitation only and restricted to officials from competition authorities, government agencies and international/ regional organisations. 

Representatives of the business community and trade movements can contribute to the discussions through the Business and Advisory Committee to the OECD (BIAC), the Trade Union Advisory Committee (TUAC). The Global Forum also welcomes the participation of Consumers International each year, an important voice for consumers particularly in developing countries. Requests for information can be sent to

Programme outline

Day 1|5 December 2019

Day 2|6 December 2019 

For more details on each session, click on the name of the discussion.



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2019 OECD Global Forum on Competition

Since 2001, the OECD Global Forum on Competition has gathered high-level competition officials to discuss a wide variety of competition-related topics.  

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