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

UN Regional Course in International Law for Africa 2014

7 April - 2 May 2014 - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

UN Regional Course in International Law for Africa 2014

Investor-State dispute settlement in international trade and investment agreements: A discussion

24 April 2014 - Foreign and Commonwealth Office, London SW1A 2AH

The trade megadeals now being negotiated, including the Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership (TTIP) between the EU and the US & the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) between the US & countries in the Pacific region, may include provisions for investor-State dispute settlement (ISDS). ISDS has received greater public attention as a result. Possible alternatives & improvements to the ISDS system are being suggested, as is their potential impact on Governments, foreign investors & others.

Call for Papers: Foreign Investment in the Services Sector

30 April 2014 - University of Lausanne, Switzerland

A workshop will take place on 18-19 September 2014 at the University of Lausanne (Switzerland) in the context of the opening of the academic year of the LLM Programme on International and European Economic and Commercial Law, and it will explore the specific problems relating to foreign direct investment in services sector and thus the overlap of International Investment Law and Trade in Services.

UN Regional Course in International Law for Latin America and the Caribbean 2014

5 - 30 May 2014 - Montevideo, Uruguay

UN Regional Course in International Law for Latin America and the Caribbean 2014

The Political Economy of International Law (PEIL) Conference, Rome

16 - 17 May 2014 - Sapienza University, Piazzale Aldo Moro 5, Rome, Italy

On May 16-17, 2014, the Sapienza University in Rome, Italy, will be hosting a conference on "The Political Economy of International Law" (PEIL Conference

Special Commission on the Service, Evidence and Access to Justice Conventions

20 - 23 May 2014 - The Hague, The Netherlands

A meeting of the Special Commission on the Practical Operation of the Service, Evidence and Access to Justice Conventions will take place from 20-23 May 2014 in The Hague.

La Crimée et les sanctions à l’égard de la Russie (ILA French Branch)

20 May 2014 - Cabinet Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, 4, place de l’Opéra, 75002 Paris, France

La Branche française de l’International Law Association organise une table ronde sur le thème : La Crimée et les sanctions à l’égard de la Russie – Aspects de droit international et de droit européen.

2014 ILA British Branch Spring Conference

23 - 24 May 2014 - King's College London, Dickson Poon School of Law

The International Law Association (ILA) British Branch Spring Conference: "Foundations & Futures of International Law"

Call for papers - "Business and Human Rights: International Law and ."

31 May 2014 - Vienna, Austria

The European Society of International Law (ESIL) Interest Group on Business and Human Rights is calling for papers in view of its 3rd Research Workshop at the 10th ESIL Anniversary Conference, to be held in Vienna, Austria, on 3 September 2014.

Call for Papers: Conference on 21st Century Borders: Territorial Conflict and Dispute Resolution

13 June 2014 - University of Lancaster, UK

We welcome abstracts for papers of no more than one page from both established researchers and early career academics. Please send your proposals to Dr. James Summers j.summers@lancaster.ac.uk. The deadline for abstracts is 20th April 2014.