The Legal Studies Department of Central European University is organising a 2-days conference on the legal, social and regulatory aspects of big data. The aim is to provide a forum of discussion for people working with or interested in Big Data, coming from different environments, who could exchange best practices and share experiences. The conference will be held at Central European University, from November 30 to December 1, 2017.
The 7th Conference of the Postgraduate and Early Professionals/ Academics Network of the Society of International Economic Law (PEPA/SIEL) organised by PEPA/SIEL in collaboration with the Law School of the European University of Cyprus, will take place on April 13-14, 2018 in Nicosia, Cyprus.
Supremo Amicus Journal is waiting for paper submissions on topics related to law and science.
The NILS Law Review, a peer-reviewed, double-blind Law Review, is inviting submissions for its Volume III issue, which will be focused on international and environmental law. The deadline for submission of papers is October 16, 2017.
The Society of International Economic Law and Hart Publishing have established the SIEL/Hart Prize. It is awarded every two years to an outstanding unpublished manuscript by an early career scholar in the field of International Economic Law. The winner of the prize will receive a contract for publication within the Hart series Studies in International Trade and Investment Law and a £250 Hart book voucher. The manuscript can be a doctoral thesis or an original, book-length piece of scholarship. The manuscript can focus on any field of, or perspective on, International Economic Law.
What do 450 young people from several EU countries have to say to Europeans about the future of Europe, given Europe’s present challenges as seen in the rise of populism, economic inequality, voters’ disengagement and migration crisis? The European University College Association (EucA) is organising a revamped version of the original "Message to Europeans" to find out. At six events which will be held in the following years throughout the EU, about 60 participants from 12 EU countries will be engaged in several activities spanning from simulations, mock trials, British Parliamentary debates to PechaKuchas. The activities will allow an engaging reflection on the most urgent issues and rising topics populism, paired with an innovative online presence with the purpose of writing a "Message to the Europeans" on the future of Europe by enabling a critical and deep reflection on the EU as it is now.
The Manchester International Law Centre (MILC) is organizing a workshop dedicated to the question of democratic governance with a view to revisiting the state of the practice in international law, to be held on November 3, 2017 at the University of Manchester, UK.