Programme

ICON·S 2017 Annual Conference
Copenhagen, July 5-7, 2017

COURTS, POWER, PUBLIC LAW

 

Wednesday July 5th
Afternoon

Opening Remarks

Professor Gráinne de Búrca, NYU
Co-President, ICON-S

Professor Mikael Rask Madsen
Director of iCourts, University of Copenhagen


Keynote Address


Professor Bryan Stevenson
Equal Justice Initiative/NYU

 

Plenary Panel I: Global Economic Injustice

Professor Bhupinder Chimni
Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi

Professor Katharina Pistor
Columbia Law School

Professor Joseph H.H. Weiler
NYU

Moderator: Professor Erika De Wet, University of Pretoria

 

Evening: Parallel Panel Sessions

 

Thursday July 6th

Morning: Parallel Panel Sessions

 

Plenary Panel II: High Courts and Political Power: A Conversation with Three Prominent Jurists

Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin
Supreme Court of Canada

Justice Marta Cartabia
Vice President of the Constitutional Court of Italy

Judge András Sajó
European Court of Human Rights

Moderator: Professor Ran Hirschl, University of Toronto


Afternoon
: Parallel Panel Sessions

 

Friday, July 7th

Morning: Parallel Panels Sessions

 

Plenary Panel III: International Courts in the 21st Century

President Silvia Fernández de Gurmendi
International Criminal Court (ICC)

Shaheed Fatima
Senior Counsel, UK

Professor Mikael Rask Madsen
University of Copenhagen

Moderator: Professor Phoebe Okowa, Queen Mary