ICN Advocacy Workshop 2022

9, 10 February 2022

The Spanish National Markets and Competition Commission (CNMC) is pleased to invite you to the 2022 ICN Advocacy Workshop.

During the two-day event, ICN members as well as non-governmental advisors (NGAs) will have the opportunity to share their experiences on current topics such as the role of competition advocacy in the economic recovery, the value of competition beyond market efficiency, the challenges posed by digitalisation or the impact of competition policies on labour markets, among other topics.

The Workshop will be held in Barcelona, Spain, from 9 to 11 February.
It will also be livestreamed for ICN members and NGAs

The CNMC looks forward to meeting ICN member agencies and NGAs in Barcelona in February 2022!

Cani Fernández

President, Spanish National Commission of Markets and Competition (CNMC)

Cani Fernández



CNMC National Commission of Markets and Competition

The Spanish National Markets and Competition Commission (CNMC) is the body that promotes and ensures the proper operation of all markets in the interest of consumers and corporations. It is a public body with its own legal personality. It is independent from the Government and subject to parliamentary oversight. It went into operation on 7 October 2013.

The main purpose of the CNMC is to guarantee, preserve and promote the proper operation, transparency and existence of effective competition in every market and area of production for the benefit of consumers and users, as well as to ensure efficient regulation.

The CNMC is subject to parliamentary oversight, which guarantees its independence and underpins the legal foundation of its actions, which are included in the rulings approved by its Council.