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2016 ICON·S Conference on Borders, Otherness and Public Law

Richard Albert, Boston College Law School

Last week, the International Society of Public Law (ICON·S) held its third major conference. Held at Humboldt University in Berlin, the conference featured a keynote address, three plenary panels and over 120 concurrent panels structured around the theme of “Borders, Otherness and Public Law.”

We are pleased to announce that videos are now available for viewing.

Introductory remarks by Ran Hirschl and Matthias Kumm, along with the keynote address by Françoise Tulkens with remarks from Sabino Cassese, are available here.

The first plenary panel on “Migration and Movement” features Alex Aleinikoff and Philippe Sands, with comments from Ayelet Shachar. It is chaired by Hélène Ruiz Fabri. The video is available here.

The second plenary panel on “Inequalities” features Susanne Baer and Catharine MacKinnon, with comments from Pratap Bhanu Mehta. The panel is chaired by Rosalind Dixon. The video is available here.

The third plenary panel is a “Judicial Interview and Dialogue” featuring Justice Koen Lenaerts, President of the Court of Justice of the European Union, and Justice Guido Raimondi, President of the European Court of Human Rights, interviewed by Joseph H.H. Weiler and Gráinne de Búrca. The video is available here.

We look forward to welcoming you to the next ICON·S Conference!


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