On <ST1:DATE Year="2008" Day="12" Month="9">September 12th, 2008</ST1:DATE>, the Austrian Federal Competition Authority will host an International Conference on Resale Price Maintenance, a one day conference in <ST1:CITY><ST1:PLACE>Vienna</ST1:PLACE></ST1:CITY> bringing together practitioners from regulatory authorities and from private practice as well as academics. In the light of recent developments in the <ST1:COUNTRY-REGION><ST1:PLACE>US</ST1:PLACE></ST1:COUNTRY-REGION> and the forthcoming revision of the EC Block Exemption on Vertical Agreements, the conference will offer a great opportunity to exchange views and to learn about the developments in <ST1:PLACE>Europe</ST1:PLACE> and the <ST1:COUNTRY-REGION><ST1:PLACE>US</ST1:PLACE></ST1:COUNTRY-REGION>.
We are pleased to inform you that as of now you can find all necessary information on the conference homepage www.bwb-conference.at. The homepage provides detailed information on the conference agenda, hotels and online registration. Participation in the conference is free of charge. The conference language is English.
We kindly recommend to make your hotel reservation as soon as possible. (Due to other big conferences and the holiday season, hotel rooms in the city centre are already well booked.)
In case of any questions, Ms. Daniela Trampert-Paparella (tel. +43 1 245 08-311; email@example.com) as well as Mr. Rainer Kaltenbrunner (tel. +43 1 245 08-318; firstname.lastname@example.org) are at your disposal.