111 Sussex Drive
Accreditation for EDI Professionalism Hours with the
Law Society of Ontario is pending for sessions A2 and B3
Thursday and Friday sessions total 12 hours and 20 minutes
of continuing education.
Program at a Glance and List of Panels
(Subject to change - current as of October 16, 2019)
Thursday, October 24, 2019 • 111 Sussex Drive, Ottawa
Friday, October 25, 2019 • 111 Sussex Drive, Ottawa
Professor Payam Akhavan, McGill University Faculty of Law: "Fixing the Broken Mirror: Diversity and Survival in the Global Village"
Judge Kimberly Prost, International Criminal Court: "The International Criminal Court after 20 years : Accomplishments and Challenges"
Professor Dapo Akande, University of Oxford: "The Diversity of Rules on the Use of Force: Implications for Evolution of the Law"
List of Panels
Using Technology to Make Trade Agreements Accessible to Diverse Actors
Different Voices in International Humanitarian Law: Perspectives on IHL and Gender, Disability and Religion
Colonialism as Genocide in Slow Motion: Is International Law diverse enough to address ongoing colonial genocide?
The diversity of the reception conditions for IO and INGO in Canada
Diversity Among Adjudicators: Can the Multilateral Investment Court Set a New Standard?
Doctrine, Practice, and Advocacy in the Inter-American Human Rights System
Highlights of 2019 from The Canadian Yearbook of International Law
Transnational Futures of International Labour Law
Trends in International Law: A view from the Legal Affairs Bureau at Global Affairs Canada
Indigenous Rights in the International Legal Context
Distinctions that Made a Difference: Current Issues in Canadian Reception Law
Court of Justice of the European Union's Opinion 1/17 rendered on 30 April 2019
Interdisciplinarity and International Economic Law: Diverse Approaches in Research and Practice
International Law and the Crisis in Chinese-Canadian Relations
As well as new research presentations focusing on:
Diversity in the Modes of International Environmental Governance
Diversity in International Law-Making