List of abstracts

Day 1 - 6 April 2017

19:30 – Dinner for speakers and discussants

Day 2 - 7 April 2017

8:45-8:55 Opening

8:55-9:15 Introduction to European Standardisation
by Philippe Portalier, Director Internal Market and Standardisation, Orgalime

Theme 1: Constitutional Law Challenge of European Standardisation
(1) Delegation and participation

Co-regulation via European standardization - (un)lawful delegation?
by Prof. Linda Senden, Utrecht University

Delegation of Rulemaking Power to European Standards Organisations: Reconsidered
by Megi Medzmariashvili, Lund University

Input legitimacy of EU standardisation: are there adequate participatory mechanisms to ensure representation of all stakeholders?
by Dr. Morten Kallestrup, University of Southern Denmark

Discussants: Philippe Portalier (Director Internal Market and Standardisation, Orgalime) and Bardo Schettini Gherardini (Director Legal Affairs, CEN-CENELEC)​

10:45-11:15 Coffee break

Theme 1: Constitutional law challenge of European Standardisation
(2) Judicial Review

Judicial control of EU standardisation: compliance with the principle of effective judicial protection. Would more judicial control be desirable?  The balance between effectiveness and the rule of law.
by Dr. Mariolina Eliantonio, Maastricht University

Theme 2: Administrative law challenge of European standardisation: Due process rights
Do administrative law principles apply to European standardisation: agencification or privatisation?
by Prof. Matteo Gnes, Urbino University

Are general principles of EU (administrative) law (especially transparency) and EU fundamental rights respected?
by Prof. Gunnar Thor Petursson, Reykjavik University

Discussants: Laura Degallaix (Director, ECOS) and Bardo Schettini Gherardini (Director Legal Affairs, CEN-CENELEC)

12:45-14:00 Lunch 

Theme 3: Internal Market Provisions and European standardization (1)
Product Safety Law and European Standardisation
by Gitta Veldt, Leiden University

Standards, barriers to trade and EU Internal Market rules
by Associate Prof. Jörgen Hettne, Lund University

Discussant: Elenor Lissel (Laws and standards Specialist, Ikea Food Services AB)

15:00-15:30 Coffee break

Theme 3: Internal Market Provisions and European standardization (2)
Standards, Innovation and EU Competition law
by Dr. Justin Pierce, Lund University

Standards and Intellectual Property law
by Associate Prof. Björn Lundqvist, Stockholm University

Discussant: Bardo Schettini Gherardini (Director Legal Affairs, CEN-CENELEC)

16:30-17:00 Conclusions