OECD Competition meetings: Calendar of events


This calendar provides a list of competition activities fostered by the OECD Competition Committee and its working parties, international forums and regional centres.

Attendance to these events is by invitation only.  Unless stated otherwise, the meetings take place at the OECD's headquarters in Paris, Budapest (for the Hungary Centre), Seoul (for the Korea Centre) and Lima (for the Peruvian centre).

COVID-19: Given current events, it is possible the 2020 meetings especially by the regional centres  take different formats. Follow our LinkedIn page to stay informed on the upcoming events.


7-10 December 2020

Global Forum on Competition 


23-25 February 2021

Workshop on methodologies to measure market competition 

Competition Open Day

Workshop on gender & competition policy


23-24 March 2021

Middle East North Africa Competition Forum


7-11 June 2021 

Working Parties No. 2, No. 3 and Competition Committee


3-7 July 2021

Competition Agency Leaders Executive Programme (CALEP)


September 2021 (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

Latin American and Caribbean Competition Forum


29 November-3 December 2021 

Mon/Wed - Working Parties No. 2, No. 3 and Competition Committee
Thurs/Fri - Global Forum on Competition


20-24 June 2022

Working Parties No. 2, No. 3 and Competition Committee


28 November-2 December 2022 

Mon/Wed - Working Parties No. 2, No. 3 and Competition Committee
Thurs/Fri - Global Forum on Competition


» List of other competition workshops and conferences 

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OECD-CCL Workshop on Hub-and-Spoke Cartels (Riga, Latvia)



16 December

5th Meeting of High Level Representatives of
Asia-PacificCompetition Authorities –
Competition Policy and Recovery


30 Nov-4 December 2020 

Mon - Working Party No. 2
Tues-Thurs - Competition Committee
Fri - Working Party No. 3 


28-29 September 2020

Latin American and Caribbean Competition Forum


25-26 February 2020

Workshop on Vertical Mergers and Vertical Restraints
2020 OECD Competition Open Day


23-24 January 2020

Middle East North Africa Competition Forum (Beiruth, Lebanon)

 Regional Centres for Competition


 Dates to be confirmed

2-4 March 2021

Virtual Seminar – Tackling bid rigging in public procurement


14-15 April 2021

GVH Staff Training


18-19 May 2021

Seminar on European Competition Law for National Judges, in cooperation with the Hungarian Judicial Academy


June 2021

15th Anniversary Celebration of the OECD-GVH RCC – Reviewing the past to design the future


September 2021

Outside Seminar – The assessment of abusive conduct by dominant players


November 2021

RCC–FAS Seminar in Russia 


December 2021

Introductory Seminar for Young Staff – Competition law principles and procedures






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Dates to be confirmed

4 February 2021

Virtual 10th Competition Law Seminar for Asia-Pacific Judges with ASEAN

Virtual Workshop: Competition in the Digital Economy


March/ April 2021

Virtual Bilateral Seminar with Thailand: Merger Guidelines


September 2021

Workshop: Competitive Neutrality and Levelling the Playing Field


October 2021

11th Competition Law Seminar for Asia-Pacific Judges


November 2021

Workshop: Competition Issues and Procurement


December 2021

Competition Trends in Asia-Pacific Report



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 Dates to be confirmed

8-12 March

Introduction to Competition for Young Staff 

5-7 May

Competition in the Financial Sector

15-17 September

Merger Control in Times of Crisis

17-19 November

Fighting Bid-Rigging

Past events

3-4 March 2020 

Seminar on Competition advocacy 

22-26 June 2020 

Virtual Seminar on Competition in the Health Sector  

2-4 September 2020 

Seminar on Best Practices in Cartel Detection Seminar

 18-20 November 2020 

Seminar on Market Definition

20-21 November 2019 

Launch event and Workshop on Mergers 

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» View a video of the launch event 

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Best practice roundtables
Country reviews
Global Forum on Competition
Latin American & Caribbean Competition Forum

Reports by competition agencies
Reports by the Competition Committee


About global relations
Hungary centre for competition
Korean centre for competition
Lima centre for competition


OECD Recommendations on competition
Best practices on information exchange
Competition assessment toolkit
Factsheet on competition and macroeconomic outcomes
Guidelines for fighting bid rigging
Guide for helping authorities assess the impact of their activities
Guiding principles for regulatory quality and performance
Inventory of MOUs between competition agencies
Inventory of international co-operation agreements on competition
International Cartels Database
Reference guide on ex-post evaluation of enforcement decisions


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