Programme

DAY 1
MONDAY JUNE 25, 2018

Welcome

Professor Michael Hor
Dean of Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong
Opening Remarks

Professor Gráinne de Búrca, New York University
Professor Ran Hirschl, University of Toronto
Co-Presidents, ICON-S

Opening Address

The Honourable Chief Justice Geoffrey Ma
Chief Justice of the Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal

Keynote Speech

The Right Honourable the Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury
Former President of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom
(Non-Permanent Justice of the Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal )

Plenary Panel 1: Diversity, Identity and Human Rights

Ms Navi Pillay
Commissioner for the International Commission against the Death Penalty
Former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Professor Yash Ghai
Director of Katiba Institute, Kenya
Emeritus Professor of Law, The University of Hong Kong

Deshamanya Radhika Coomaraswamy
Civil Representative to the Constitutional Council of Sri Lanka
Former
Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations, Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict

Chair:
Professor Johannes Chan, The University of Hong Kong


DAY 2
TUESDAY JUNE 26, 2018


Plenary Panel 2: Courts and Democratization

Justice Ilwon Kang
Constitutional Court of Korea

Professor Kim Lane Scheppele
Princeton University

Professor Lin Tzu-Yi
Director & Distinguished Research Professor, Institutum Iurisprudentiae, Academia Sinica, Taipei

Chair:
Professor Richard Albert, University of Texas School of Law


DAY 3
WEDNESDAY JUNE 27, 2018

Plenary Panel 3: Technology and Public Law

Professor Frank Pasquale
University of Maryland

Professor Karen Yeung
King’s College London

Professor Christopher Yoo
University of Pennsylvania

Chair:
Associate Professor Cora Chan, The University of Hong Kong


Closing Remarks

Professor Rosalind Dixon, University of New South Wales
Professor Lorenzo Casini, IMT School for Advanced Studies, Lucca
Incoming Co-Presidents, ICON-S