Semi-Plenaries

Semi-Plenary 1: International Lawyers’ Oscillations of Roles

Moderator: Liesbeth Lijnzaad, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands

  • Joan Donoghue, International Court of Justice
    The Transition from Advisor to Judge
  • Pierre-Marie Dupuy, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva
    Academia and Practice in International Law – A Personal Experience
  • Discussant: Bakhtiyar Tuzmukhamedov, Appeals Chamber, International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia and the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda

Semi-Plenary 2: International Law as Discipline

Moderator: Nikolas Rajkovic, European University Institute

  • Gregor Noll, Lund University
    Discipline, Analogical Thought, International Law
  • Jutta Brunnée, University of Toronto
    The Practice of Legality: Stability and Change in International Law
  • Discussant: Thomas Skouteris, The American University in Cairo

Semi-Plenary 3: Research as Profession

Moderator: Jörg Kammerhofer, University of Freiburg

  • Jochen von Bernstorff, Tübingen University
    On International Legal Research and the Quest for Immanent Moral Order
  • Samantha Besson, University of Fribourg
    International Legal Theory as Practice of International Law
  • Discussant: Jan Klabbers, University of Helsinki

Semi-Plenary 4: Practicing International Law in the 21st Century

Moderator: Giorgio Sacerdoti, Bocconi University, Milan, Eversheds LLP

  • James Crawford, University of Cambridge
    The International Law Bar
  • Shaheed Fatima, Blackstone Chambers
    International Law in Domestic Courts
  • Discussant: Yves Dezalay, Directeur de recherches émérite au Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris