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Artificial Intelligence & Partnerships: AI & the DMA

Date: 26 June 2024

Time: 13.00 - 15.00 CET (Registration and lunch from 12.30 CET)

Venue: University Foundation, Rue d’Egmont 11, 1000 Bruxelles Belgium


Event Details

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has the potential to bring enormous societal benefits, providing solutions to economic, political and societal challenges. The rapid development and deployment of AI, has changed significantly both in terms of objectives and priorities. It has become a central policy issue in the EU and globally.

Competition regulators around the world have been closely scrutinizing the activities of major tech companies, including those involved in developing AI systems, to ensure fair competition. This includes the European Commission, which had a consultation on competition and generative AI earlier in the year.

This roundtable discussion will consider one of the key issues which is mergers & acquisitions and partnerships involving AI companies or AI assets.

This event will be held under Chatham House Rule

Event convened by: Dr Liza Lovdahl Gormsen,Senior Research Fellow in Competition Law and Co-Director, Competition Law Forum

Join the conversation @BIICL #aipartnerships #aicompetitionlaw #aigrowth #aiinnovation


Dr Liza Lovdahl Gormsen, Senior Research Fellow in Competition Law and Director, Competition Law Forum


  • Brice Allibert, Head of Unit, European Commission
  • Dr George Barker, Cross-Disciplinary Machine Learning Research Cluster (OXML), University of Oxford
  • Adina Claici, Managing Director, Berkeley Research Group
  • Rita Wezenbeek, Director of DG Connect at the European Commission.

Pricing and Registration

This event is free to attend but pre-registration is required.

Members of the Competition Law Forum may book by contacting the Events Team 

Find out more about the Competition Law Forum 

CPD Information

This event offers the equivalent of 2 CPD hours.


If you have any queries, please contact the Events team

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