The Chair is devoted to teaching and research on European law and policies with particular focus on: EU Competition law and Policy, EU Energy law and policy and EU Maritime Transport regulation. Three permanent interacting research groups have been established under the direction of the Chair holder: a) Research Group on EU Competition Law & Policy, b) Research Group on EU Energy Law & Policy, c) Research Group on EU Maritime Transport Law & Policy. The Chair’s activities include conference organisation, research publications and common actions in collaboration with EU Institutions, Public Authorities, other Universities and the industry.