Setting the scene.
Copyright protection in the era of platforms: Lessons from the Australian news media bargaining code
Prof. Masahiko Kinoshita, Kobe University
20 April 2022 10:00 - 12:00 JST
Co-host: Meiji University "Platforms and copyright" kaken research project
Newspapers and competition in Japan
Prof. Masako Wakui, Kyoto University
20 May 2022 17:00-18:15 JST (Language: Japanese)
News media and digital platform in Korea
Changeun Cho, KDDI Research, Inc.
30 June 2022 12:30-13:50 KST/JST (Language: Japanese)
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Digital news competition research project.
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Digital News Competition Research Project
Claudio Lombardi, The University of Aberdeen
Author of Competition in Online News, Algorithmic Curation, and Advertising: Between Markets and Democracy (ECLID Research Paper Series 1/2020).
9 July 2022 9:00-10:00 GMT (10:00-11:00 UK)/ 11:00-12:00 CEST / 18:00-19:00 JST
News Media and Digital Platform in Japan
Prof. Masako Wakui, Kyoto University
9 July 2022 10:00-11:00 GMT (11:00-12:00 UK)/ 12:00-13:00 CEST / 19:00-20:00 JST
Digital Platforms and Journalism in Australia: Analysing the Role of Competition Law
Baskaran Balasingham, Utrecht University
22 July 2022 9:00-10:20 GMT (10:00-11:20 UK) / 11:00-12:20 CEST / 18:00-19:20 JST
Baskaran Balasingham's Article is available here and a book chapter is forthcoming from Springer.
Australia's News Media Bargaining Code
by ex Chair of Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC, August 2011- March2022)
Prof. Rod Sims AO, Australian National University
18 August 2022 7:00-8:00 GMT (8:00-9:00 UK) / 9:00-10:00 CEST /16:00-17:00 JST / 17:00-18:00 AEST
News Publishers in France and Digital Platforms
Director General of the Alliance de la Presse d'Information Générale, France.
12 September 2022 9:00-10:20 GMT (10:00-11:20 UK) / 11:00-12:20 CEST / 18:00-19:20 JST
The Power of Platforms: Shaping Media and Society
Author of The Power of Platforms: Shaping Media and Society (Oxford University Press, 2022).
Prof. Rasmus Kleis Nielsen,
Director of Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, Oxford University
Professor of Political Communication, Oxford University
15 September 2022 10:00-11:20 GMT (11:00-12:20 UK) / 12:00-13:20 CEST /19:00-20:20 JST
EU (State Aid)
The Media Pluralism and the EU State Aid Regime
Dr. Malgorzata Kozak, Utrecht University
22 September 2022 9:00-10:20 GMT (10:00-11:20 UK) / 11:00-12:20 CEST / 18:00-19:20 JST
Mandating Digital Platform Support for Quality Journalism
Author of Mandating Digital Platform Support for Quality Journalism, Harvard Journal of Law & Technology, Vol. 34 No. 2 (2021)
Prof. Neil Weinstock Netanel, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - School of Law
13 October 2022 8:00-9:10 GMT (9:00-10:10 UK) / IDT 11:00-12:10 / 17:00-18:10 JST
How Proposed UK Digital Competition Regime Could Apply to Platforms and News Publishers
Digital Markets Unit, The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) & The Office of Communications (Ofcom), UK.
20 October 2022 9:00-10:20 GMT (10:00-11:20 UK) / 11:00-12:20 CEST / 18:00-19:20 JST
The German press in a changing competitive landscape
Prof. Dr. Thomas Weck, Frankfurt School
28 October 2022 9:00-10:20 GMT (10:00-11:20 UK) / 11:00-12:20 (CEST) /18:00-19:20 JST
Digital Competition and Public Interest News: The View from the UK
Jonathan Heawood, Executive Director, Public Interest News Foundation (UK)
18 November 2022 10:00-11:00 GMT=UK / 19:00-20:00 JST
Funding a Free and Responsible Press
Prof. Guy Rolnik, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
16 December 2022, 10:00-11:00 UK / 12:00-13:00 TLV / 19:00-20:00 KST & JST
Public Broadcasting and Competition in Digital Economy: Public Interest Review in the UK (Tentative)
Ali-Abbas Ali, Jonathan Mackay & Hazel Noton (The Office of Communications (Ofcom), UK)
Dates: 6 February 2023, 9:30 AM (UK) / 18:30 (JST)
Language: English & Japanese
Host: Kyoto University
Host & Sponsors:
Kobe University "Platform Kaken" (Leader: Prof Chizuru Ikeda, Kobe University)
Supported by Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (Kakenhi) Grant Number 22H00043
Centre for Commercial Law, School of Law, The University of Aberdeen, UK
Eurasian Centre for Law, Innovation, and Development, KIMEP University, Kazakhstan
Newcastle Law School, Newcastle University, UK
ASCOLA ASIA (Academic Society for Competition Law Asian Chapter)
ASCOLA EUROASIA (Academic Society for Competition Law Eurasian Chapter)
Cover photo by Clay LeConey on Unsplash.