Counsellor, Intellectual Property Division, World Trade Organisation

J.D., Osgoode Hall Law School. Counsellor, Intellectual Property Division, WTO; Part-time faculty, World Trade Institute. Lead advisor in the WTO Secretariat on international competition policy (antitrust) issues. Heads the Secretariat team supporting the work of the WTO Committee on Government Procurement. Former: Various positions in the Canadian Competition Bureau (Canada’s national antitrust agency), the Department of Finance of the Canadian Province of Saskatchewan, and the Economic Council of Canada. Co-editor of Competition Policy and Intellectual Property Rights in the Knowledge-based Economy. Author/co-author of articles published in many economic journals, in addition to chapters in numerous edited volumes.

Robert ANDERSON is speaking at the following session