Forthcoming Events

This is a listing of events relating to international law. Regional ILA Branch events are also listed own branch pages.If you are aware of events which should be included, please submit them here using this form or email details to

PIL Discussion Group: Trinity Term 2016

28 April - 26 May 2016 - The Old Library, All Souls College, Oxford

The discussion group lecture series is part of the programme of the British Branch of the International Law Association and is supported by the Law Faculty and Oxford University Press.

International Symposium on ethno-cultural diversity and human rights

3 May 2016 - Liverpool University

International symposium on ethno-cultural diversity and human rights promoted by the European Society of International Law.

ILA Irish Branch Lecture by Dr Anna Marie Brennan, Lecturer in Law, University of Liverpool

12 May 2016 - Triniity College, Dublin

Entitled The Quagmire of Superior Responsibility: An Examination of the International Criminal Court’s Capacity to Prosecute Leaders of Network-Based Armed Groups

ILA Albanian Branch Annual Meeting and Conference

14 May 2016 -

The ILA Albanian Branch will have its annual meeting/ conference on 14 May 2016

Twenty-sixth Investment Treaty Forum Public Conference

19 May 2016 - Goodenough College, Mecklenburgh Square, London WC1N 2AB

This conference addresses the continuing debate about the role of the principle of proportionality in international investment law.

Call for Abstracts: The Impact of the Law of Armed Conflict on General International Law

20 May 2016 - Exeter, United Kingdom

Dr Kubo Macak (Exeter) and Dr Lawrence Hill-Cawthorne (Reading) are holding an expert roundtable on 22-23 September 2016 on the topic of ‘The Impact of the Law of Armed Conflict on General International Law’. They are issuing a call for abstracts of no more than 500 words on this topic to be submitted by email to loacimpact {at} gmail(.)com by no later than 20 May 2016

SOAS Summer School 2016

24 May 2016 - SOAS, University of London, UK

This summer 2016, SOAS will be offering five different law short courses, co-convened by leading academics in the field. Through a mixture of lectures, readings, discussions and activities, the courses will explore contemporary issues of; Gender, Conflict & Law, English Law in the Global Context, Climate Change Law and Policy, International Law: Contemporary Issues, Migration, Radicalisation and the Law. Deadline for applications 24 May 2016.

70 Free to attend - 70 years of the International Court of Justice

25 May 2016 - Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, 26-28 Tudor Street, London EC4Y 0BQ

70 Years of the International Court of Justice: The Advisory Function of the Principal Judicial Organ of the United Nations

Workshop on "Investment, Corruption and the Role of the State - A Swiss-Brazilian Dialogue"

27 - 28 May 2016 - Joao Pessoa, Brazil

SAVE THE DATE - ILA Irish Branch Lecture: Law of the Sea and Human Rights by Professor John Noyes

20 June 2016 - ICHR, National University of Galway

The ILA Irish Branch is delighted to announce that Professor John Noyes, San Diego, member of the American branch, will be speaking on the topic of 'Law of the Sea and Human Rights'. on Monday 20th June, at 4pm at the Irish Centre for Human Rights , National University of Galway; the venue is the seminar room at the Centre. ALL WELCOME. Please contact Further details to follow closer to the date.