Second BRICS Competition Conference
                                2011 Beijing, China

                                2021-06-24 10:10

                                The II BRICS International Competition Conference was held in Beijing on 21-22 September 2011, hosted by China, Brazil, Russia, India and South Africa, with the theme being "Competition Law Enforcement Against the Backdrop of a Globalized Economy". About 300 representatives from 55 competition authorities and international organizations and 43 countries or regions attended the conference. His Excellency Wang Qishan, the then Vice Premier of the State Council and Director of the Anti-Monopoly Commission of the State Council, attended the conference and delivered a keynote speech. Mr. Zhou Bohua, the then Director General of the State Administration for Industry and Commerce of China, Igor Artemyev, Director of the Federal Antimonopoly Service of the Russian Federation, Fernando Ferrand, President of the Brazil’s Administrative Council for Economic Defense, Harish Chandra Gupta, Acting Chairman of the Competition Commission of India, and Miranshaun Lambuth, President of the Competition Commission of South Africa. Heads of antitrust law enforcement authorities from BRICS countries signed the Beijing Consensus, specifying that they shall convene the BRICS International Competition Conference on a regular basis.