Keynotes and Guests

Preliminary Schedule: SPLS GRADUATE CONFERENCE 2017 

SPLS GRADUATE CONFERENCE 2017
CONFLICTS IN LAW
21/07 PROGRAM
9h00/9h15 Registration
9h30/11h00 Plenary panel: Introduction

Keynote speaker: Robert Wai (York University) The Construction of Conflict through Law

Location: 13, rue de l’université, Erignac

11h00/11h15 Coffee break
11h30/13h00 Session 1
WORKSHOP 1

Discussant: Adi Youcht (Tel-Aviv University)

Location: 13, rue de l’université, room S10

Conflicts in Interpretation: Justice and Morality

Speaker: Hugo Lafreniere

Topic: Virtue-Based Interpretation: a Liberal Analysis

Speaker: Catherine Dunmore

Topic: Why no one comes running for the boys who cry rape

Speaker: Vincent Dalpe

Topic:  The Challenge of Legal Pluralism for the International Criminal Law Project

 

WORKSHOP 2

Discussant: Bamdad Shams (Sciences Po)

Location: 13, rue de l’université, room S11

Conflicts in Authority: Layers of Legality

Speaker: Agatha de Oliviera 

Topic: Pluriversalism and Private International Law

 

Speaker: Oana Stephanescu

Topic: Legitimacy Marketing in International Arbitration. The European Court of Justice – An improbable example?

Speaker: Yann Heyraud

Topic: Le droit non-étatique dans les rapports internationaux privés : contribution à l’étude des fonctions du droit international privé

13h00/14h15 Lunch break
14h30/16h00 Session 2
WORKSHOP 3

Discussant: Roman Zinigrad (Yale University)

Location: 13, rue de l’université, room S10

Conflicts in Rights: Judicial Insights

Speaker: Fernanda Farina

Topic: Legal tug of war: a socio-legal reflection about judicial intervention in public policy from a case study of healthcare litigation in Brazil

Speaker: Cecile Degiovanni

Topic: Interpréter la dignité humaine : la philosophie au secours du droit ?

Speaker: Rhonda Ferguson

Interpreting Away Economic, Social and Cultural Rights; Vague International Legal Norms in Conflict

WORKSHOP 4

Discussant: Hanna Eklund (Sciences Po)

Location: 13, rue de l’université, room S11

Conflicts in Governance: Effects of Globalisation

Speaker: Maria Inostroza

Topic: The democratic forms of global doimination

Speaker: Guilherme Pedro

Topic: The Flying Dutchman Asymmetry. A Case of Conflict of Rights?

Speaker: Gaia Taffoni

Topic: The Transfer of EU Norms Outside the Borders: The Case of Judicial Reforms in the MENA

16h00/16h15 Coffee break
16h30/18h00 Plenary panel: Concluding Remarks

Keynote speaker: Jean-Philippe Robé (Sciences Po) Conflicting Powers in the World Power System and the process of constitutionalization

Location: 13, rue de l’université, Erignac

18h00/20h00 Cocktail