We are excited to release our draft program.
This year's conference features leading international lawyers and legal academics from across Canada and abroad, with keynotes by Professors Jutta Brunnée and Harold Hongju Koh.
The draft program can be viewed here.
Celebrate the Trade Law Bureau and honour our 2018 Public Sector Award winner.
This year's closing reception will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Trade Law Bureau at Global Affairs Canada. It will also feature the presentation of the 2018 Public Sector Award to Commodore Geneviève Bernatchez. The reception will be held at one of Ottawa's newest and most unique venues, 50 Sussex. It is a stunning location with exceptional views of the Ottawa River, only steps from our main conference location.
AGM and CCIL Board Vacancies
The Annual General Meeting will be held on November 2nd, from 12:45 to 1:30 pm at 111 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, room Ottawa D-E. We invite you to attend the meeting, which is open to all CCIL members, and to propose any suggestions you may have on membership or potential activities. We can't emphasize this enough: this is your organization and we want it to represent your interests.
CCIL Board of Directors Vacancies:
A few positions are opening on the CCIL Board of Directors. The term for Directors is three years, beginning at the end of the Annual Conference on November 2nd, 2018. If you are interested or would like to recommend someone, please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. The selection process seeks to equitably reflect Canada's two official language groups and the gender, geographic distribution and professional origin of CCIL Members. The vote will occur at the Annual General Meeting on November 2nd.