The OECD holds roundtable on disruptive innovations and their effect on competition

Executive summary, by the Secretariat On 16 June 2015, the OECD Competition Committee held a Hearing on Disruptive Innovation (“Hearing”). The purpose of the Hearing was to discuss competition policy responses to new technologies or business models that have the potential of profoundly disrupting existing industries. Introducing the topic, Chairman Jenny indicated that the Hearing will focus on disruptive innovations, a topic that not only captured the attention of competition law and policy community, but of also of many other economic policy communities. The Hearing focussed on the “disruptive” part of innovation and covered (i) the definition of disruptive innovations, (ii) the specific challenges that the innovation may raise and the suitability of the competition law toolbox to

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  • OECD - Competition Division (Paris)

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OECD, The OECD holds roundtable on disruptive innovations and their effect on competition, 16 June 2015, e-Competitions June 2015, Art. N° 85557

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