Events and Announcements: January 20, 2019

Events and Announcements: January 20, 2019

Call for Papers

  • On Thursday 5 and Friday 6 December 2019, the Journal on the Use of Force and International Law (JUFIL) and the Ghent Rolin-Jaequemyns International Law Institute (GRILI) will host an international conference focusing on ‘military assistance on request’. Having regard to recent third-State interventions in Yemen, Syria and elsewhere, the conference seeks to explore the legal framework governing such interventions, including relevant uncertainties and shortcomings as well as proposals de lege ferenda. Separate expert panels will be devoted to the ‘authority’ to invite outside intervention, on the one hand, and the permissibility of third-State intervention in situations of civil war, on the other hand. In addition, the organizers are inviting promising scholars in an earlier stage of their academic career to submit an abstract for a dedicated ‘emerging voices’ panel. Abstracts are due by 15 March 2019, and you can find all information here. The conference is co-organized by Tom Ruys (Ghent University), Chris Henderson (University of Sussex), James Green (University of Reading) and Frederik Dhondt (Free University of Brussels). More information will be forthcoming, so stay tuned!
  • The Society of International Economic Law (SIEL) is pleased to announce that the 6th Biennial Conference of the Asian International Economic Law Network (AIELN) will be held by the Institute of Law for Science and Technology, National Tsing Hua University in Taipei 26-27 October 2019.  The Conference theme is “International Trade Regime for the Data-Driven Economy: How will Artificial Intelligence Transform International Economic Law?” Yet both theme and non-theme proposals are welcome. The deadline for abstract submission is 31 March 2019.  The call for paper is available here.
  • The Philippine Society of International Law is pleased to announce a call for papers for the 7th AsianSIL Biennial Conference on 22-23 August 2019 in Quezon City, Philippines. The theme of the conference is “Rethinking International Law: Finding Common Solutions to Contemporary Civilizational Issues from an Asian Perspective.” The call for papers is due 15 February 2019. More information on the call for papers and conference can be found here.


  • The Duke University School of Law is pleased to announce the 24th Annual National Security Law Conference on 22-23 February 2019. A description of the conference is found here, and the conference website (and registration) link is here.

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