On March 27, 2023, the Institut d’études européennes of the ULB hosts the international conference “Crossed Views on the Digital Service Marketplace in Japan and in Europe”.

About the conference

The conference focuses on the developments of Japanese and European law in the face of the new challenges posed by the digital service marketplace for consumer protection and, more generally, for the protection of fundamental rights. Professors from the Digital Law Center of Doshisha University (Kyoto) will exchange with professors from the Perelman Centre of the Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB). The conference will be opened by Professor Anne Weyembergh, Vice-Rector for International Affairs of the ULB. It is kindly supported by the Institute for European Studies (ULB) and the Consumer Affairs Agency of Japan.

Practical information

Date: March 27, 2023

Time: 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Place: Salle Kant, IEE, 39 avenue Franklin Roosevelt, 1050 Bruxelles

Conferences partners

International Conference organized by the Research Center for Comparative Consumer Law and Policy in the Digital Society (Doshisha University, Kyoto) and the Centre Perelman (University of Brussels, ULB)

With the support of the Institute for European Studies (ULB) and the cooperation of the Research Group of “Comparative Research on Consumer Legislation in a Digital Society” of the International Consumer Policy Research Center, Consumer Affairs Agency (Japan).