On 31 October 2017 , Professor Erik Francxk will give a public lecture on " The UN Convention for the Law of the Sea and the scramble for the Arctic " (as part of the...
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Event
31-10-17
Lecture by Erik Franckx

On 31 October 2017, Professor Erik Francxk will give a public lecture on "The UN Convention for the Law of the Sea and the scramble for the Arctic" (as part of the 2017-18 International Order & Justice Lecture Series at Ghent University). Prior online registration is required. Afterwards, Professor Franckx will take part in a closed seminar with doctoral students. Separate online registration is required.

Prof. Franckx  is a professor at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Director of its Department of International and European Law. He moreover has teaching assignments (in chronological order) at Vesalius College VUB, Université Libre de Bruxelles, the Brussels School of International Studies (University of Kent at Canterbury), and the Université Paris-Sorbonne Abu Dhabi.

The specific times and locations for both events will be posted here as soon as possible. In the meantime, for further questions, please contact Ms. Kristien Ballegeer.

Event
22-11-17
Lecture by Anne van Aaken

On 22-23 November 2017, Professor Anne van Aaken will give a public lecture on "Behavioural economics and international law" (as part of the 2017-18 International Order & Justice Lecture Series at Ghent University). Prior online registration is required. Afterwards, Professor Van Aaken will take part in a closed seminar with doctoral students. Separate online registration is required.

Prof. Van Aaken is currently professor of Law and Economics, Legal Theory, Public International Law and European Law at University St Gallen. She is the Vice-President of the European Association of Law and Economics, Chair of the Programmatic Steering Board of the Hague Institute for the Internationalisation of Law, Member of the Executive Board of the European Society of International Law and Member of the ILA Committee on Non-State Actors. She has also acted as an expert consultant for the World Bank, the OECD and UNCTAD.

The specific times and locations for both events will be posted here as soon as possible. In the meantime, for further questions, please contact Ms. Kristien Ballegeer.

About the institute

The Ghent Rolin-Jaequemyns International Law Institute is a vibrant research institute, composed of ten faculty members and more than 20 doctoral and post-doctoral researchers. Its activities span the entire realm of public international law, ranging
from the law of armed
conflict and interna-
tional human rights
law, to the law of the
sea, international en-
vironmental law and
international criminal law.

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