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 info@ila-hq.org

Summer Institute in China 2015 - Call for applications

18 July - 15 August 2015 - Peking University

The Program includes TWO PARALLEL CURRICULA: The first “Summer Institute on Climate Change, Energy and Environmental Protection” (SICCEP) . It addresses issues such as energy policies, environment law and sustainable development, intellectual property and technology innovation. The second curriculum is called “Summer Institute on Intellectual Property Rights and China” (IP-China). Applications to be submitted by November 30, 2014 to: info@summerlawinstitute.com

LLM in International Corporate Governance, Financial Regulation and Economic Law (ICGFREL)

31 August 2015 - Institute for Advanced Legal Studies, London, UK

The LLM in International Corporate Governance, Financial Regulation and Economic Law (ICGFREL) is an advanced level programme examining corporate governance, financial regulation and economic law from an international and comparative perspective with particular focus on European and UK corporate governance regulation and practices, and international institutional developments.

Call for Papers: International Review of Law

1 September 2015 - College of Law, Qatar University

International Review of Law (http://www.qscience.com/loi/irl/) is seeking papers for a special issue on ‘Cybersecurity and ICT Developments in the Middle East’ to be published in Fall 2015. Those interested in contributing are requested to respond to this call for papers by submitting their submissions by the 1st of September 2015

ESIL 11th Annual Conference 2015

10 - 12 September 2015 - University of Oslo.

The 2015 ESIL Annual Conference will be held on Thursday 10 – Saturday 12 September 2015 at the University of Oslo. The Call for Agora Proposals and Papers and Call for Posters are now open.

Otto-Riese Memorial Lecture by UNCTAD Secretary-General

17 September 2015 - University of Lausanne.

Mukhisa Kituyi, of Kenya, who became UNCTAD's seventh Secretary-General on 1 September 2013, will deliver the Otto-Riese-Memorial Lecture on Thursday 17 September 2015 at 17:15 at the Opening Ceremony of the LLM Programme in International and European Economic and Commercial Law (MAS) of the University of Lausanne.

Preferential Trade and Investment Agreements: Curse or Blessing? (Workshop)

18 September 2015 - University of Lausanne

The Study Group on Preferential Trade and Investment Agreements (PTIAs) of the International Law Association (ILA) will hold its second workshop with presentations by its members at the University of Lausanne. It is a one-day event though an opening reception is held on Thursday evening 17 September 17:30 with a guest lecture by the UNCTAD Secretary General Mukhisa Kituyi followed by a reception.

Cyberspace Conference

18 September 2015 - Halifax Hall, University of Sheffield, UK

Non-State Actors and Responsibility in Cyberspace: State Responsibility, Individual Criminal Responsibility and Questions of Evidence

International Law Programme, Chatham House: Foreign Affairs in National Courts: The Role of the Exec

23 September 2015 - Chatham House, St James's Square, London

The International Law Programme at Chatham House will be hosting a meeting on ‘Foreign Affairs in National Courts: The Role of the Executive’ on Wednesday 23 September. The meeting will consider whether current practice is effective in maintaining a proper balance between the rights of litigants to have their claims decided and the interests of states in securing court decisions that do not harm the peaceful conduct of international relations.

ILA French Branch/Swiss Ministry of Foreign Affairs/ERA Conference

24 - 25 September 2015 - ERA Conference Centre, Metzer Allee 4, TRIER, Germany

INTERNATIONAL LAW AND EUROPEAN UNION LAW - Harmony and Dissonance in International and European Business Law Practice

International Law Programme, Chatham House: Business and Human Rights: Bridging the Governance Gap

28 September 2015 - Chatham House, St James's Square, London

The International Law Programme at Chatham House will be hosting a meeting on ‘Business and Human Rights: Bridging the Governance Gap’ on Monday 28 September. The meeting will consider what trends are likely to emerge in the field of business and human rights over the next decade and will coincide with the launch of a Chatham House research paper.