European Law Institute’s Annual Conference and General Assembly, 7-9 Settembre 2016, Ferrara
The ELI 2016 Annual Conference and General Assembly will take place in Ferrara, from 7 to 9 September 2016. The Conference will be kindly hosted by the Faculty of Law of the University of Ferrara.
The event will start in the evening of Wednesday 7 September, with an opening ceremony. The General Assembly will convene in the morning of the same day and will feature reports from the President, Treasurer and other featured members of the Institute.
Following this, the project sessions will provide ELI members and external participants the opportunity to discuss the most topical legal issues in the European landscape for two full days. Panel sessions will be devoted, among other topics, to criminal law, insolvency law, civil procedure, the Digital Single Market, family law and migration.
Kindly find the Agenda here.
We are honoured to announce that Koen Lenaerts, President of the Court of Justice of the European Union, will give a keynote speech on 9 September. Also, Marta Cartabia, Vice-President of the Italian Constitutional Court, will deliver a keynote speech during the opening ceremony on 7 September. Together with the ELI President, Diana Wallis, and Vice-President, Christiane Wendehorst, other esteemed guests addressing participants will be Dario Franceschini, Italian Minister of Culture, Giorgio Zauli, Rector of the University of Ferrara and Giovanni De Cristofaro, Dean of the Faculty of Law of the University of Ferrara.
During the Conference, ELI project teams, especially the ones focusing on Rescue of Business in Insolvency Law, civil procedure and criminal law, are expected to present the outcome of their work to participants, hoping for fruitful discussions on concrete aspects of these areas of law.
Further information and programme of the event at the link below